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§ 6-101. Appointment of personal representative

West's Annotated Code of MarylandEstates and TrustsEffective: October 1, 2019

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Estates and Trusts (Refs & Annos)
Title 6. The Personal Representative (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 1. Appointment and Issuance of Letters; Duties and Powers (Refs & Annos)
Effective: October 1, 2019
MD Code, Estates and Trusts, § 6-101
§ 6-101. Appointment of personal representative
As a condition to a personal representative's appointment, the personal representative shall file:
(1) A statement of acceptance of the duties of the office;
(2) Any required bond; and
(3) A written consent to personal jurisdiction in any action brought in the State against the personal representative as personal representative or arising out of the personal representative's duties, where service of process is effected pursuant to the Maryland Rules at the address of the personal representative shown in the proceedings.


Added by Acts 1974, c. 11, § 2, eff. July 1, 1974. Amended by Acts 1987, c. 11, § 1; Acts 2019, c. 197, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 2019.
Formerly Art. 93, § 6-101.
MD Code, Estates and Trusts, § 6-101, MD EST & TRST § 6-101
Current through legislation effective through May 9, 2024, from the 2024 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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