2010 Georgia Code
O.C.G.A. 53-5-5 (2010)
TITLE 53 - WILLS, TRUSTS, AND ADMINISTRATION OF ESTATES
CHAPTER 5 - PROBATE
ARTICLE 1 - GENERAL PROVISIONS
§ 53-5-5 - (Revised Probate Code of 1998) Duty to file will
53-5-5. (Revised Probate Code of 1998) Duty to file will
A person having possession of a will shall file it with reasonable promptness with the probate court of the county having jurisdiction. The probate court may attach for contempt and may fine and imprison a person withholding a will until the will is delivered.
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