2019 Georgia Code
Title 53 - Wills, Trusts, and Administration of Estates
Chapter 2 - Descent and Distribution
Article 4 - Dispensing With Administration
§ 53-2-42. Right of action by creditor

Universal Citation: GA Code § 53-2-42 (2019)

After the granting of an order by the probate court that no administration is necessary, any creditor of the decedent shall have a right of action on the unsatisfied debts against the heirs, to the extent of the value of property received by the heirs.

History:

Code 1981, § 53-2-42, enacted by Ga. L. 1996, p. 504, § 10.

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