WVC 44 - 3 A- 12
§44-3A-12. How heir or devisee may protect himself against lien
Any heir or devisee entitled to have any lien on the real
estate that descended or was devised to him discharged out of the
personal estate, or any legatee entitled to have a lien on
specific personalty discharged out of the other personalty, may,
if the creditor holding any such lien fails to present and prove
his claim, present and prove such claim, and have the same
allowed or provided for, within the same time, to the same
extent, and by the same means as such creditor.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
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