2020 Code of Alabama
Title 43 - Wills and Decedents' Estates.
Chapter 2 - Administration of Estates.
Article 15 - Claims and Debts.
Division 2 - Payment and Preference.
Section 43-2-374 - When Executor or Administrator Protected in Payment of Debts.

Universal Citation: AL Code § 43-2-374 (2020)

Section 43-2-374

When executor or administrator protected in payment of debts.

The payment of any debt against the estate of the executor or administrator, after six months from the grant of letters, protects him to the extent of the payment from liability on any other debt against such estate which had not been presented at the time of such payment.

(Code 1852, §1790; Code 1867, §2117; Code 1876, §2494; Code 1886, §2086; Code 1896, §136; Code 1907, §2600; Code 1923, §5825; Acts 1931, No. 722, p. 839; Code 1940, T. 61, §221.)

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