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RULE 6-464. STRIKING OF NOTICE OF APPEAL BY ORPHANS' COURT

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West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Maryland Rules
Title 6. Settlement of Decedents' Estates
Chapter 400. Administration of Estates
MD Rules, Rule 6-464
RULE 6-464. STRIKING OF NOTICE OF APPEAL BY ORPHANS' COURT
(a) Generally. On motion or on its own initiative, the orphans' court may strike a notice of appeal (1) that has not been filed within the time prescribed by Rule 6-463, (2) if the Register of Wills has prepared the record pursuant to Code, Courts Article, §§ 12-501 and 12-502 and the appellant has failed to pay for the record, (3) if the appellant has failed to deposit with the Register of Wills the filing fee required by Code, Estates and Trusts Article, § 2-206, unless the fee has been waived by an order of court or by the Register of Wills pursuant to Code, Estates and Trusts Article, § 2-206 (a), (4) the appeal has been taken to the Court of Special Appeals and the appellant has failed to deposit with the Register of Wills the transcript costs, or (5) if by reason of any other neglect on the part of the appellant the record has not been transmitted to the court to which the appeal has been taken within the time prescribed in Code, Courts Article, § 12-502.
(b) Notice. Before the orphans' court strikes a notice of appeal on its own initiative, the Register of Wills shall serve on all interested persons pursuant to Rule 6-125 a notice that an order striking the notice of appeal will be entered unless a response is filed within 15 days after service showing good cause why the notice of appeal should not be stricken.
Source: This Rule is new.

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[Adopted Nov. 12, 2003, eff. Jan. 1, 2004. Amended Dec. 4, 2007, eff. Jan. 1, 2008; Dec. 4, 2018, eff. Jan. 1, 2019.]
MD Rules, Rule 6-464, MD R DEC EST Rule 6-464
Current with amendments received through May 15, 2022. Some sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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