2018 Indiana Code
TITLE 29. Probate
CHAPTER 19. Funeral Planning Declaration
29-2-19-19. Actions to contest the validity of a funeral planning declaration

Universal Citation: IN Code § 29-2-19-19 (2018)
IC 29-2-19-19 Actions to contest the validity of a funeral planning declaration

     Sec. 19. An action to contest the validity of any declaration made under this chapter must be:

(1) brought in the same manner as an action to contest the validity of a will under IC 29-1-7;

(2) filed in the circuit court, superior court, or probate court of the county in which the declarant's remains are located;

(3) expedited on the docket of the circuit court, superior court, or probate court as a matter requiring priority; and

(4) accompanied by a bond, cash deposit, or other surety sufficient to guarantee that the hospital, nursing home, funeral home, or other institution holding the declarant's remains is compensated for the storage charges incurred while the action is pending.

As added by P.L.143-2009, SEC.14. Amended by P.L.84-2016, SEC.131.




           Ch. 1.Definitions           Ch. 2.General Provisions           Ch. 3.Proceedings in Lieu of Guardianships           Ch. 4.Protective Proceedings and Single Transactions           Ch. 5.Proceedings for Appointment of Guardian or to Procure a Protective Order           Ch. 6.Notice of Hearings           Ch. 7.Qualification and Bonding Requirements for Guardians           Ch. 8.Responsibilities and Powers of Guardian           Ch. 8.5.Volunteer Advocates for Seniors or Incapacitated Adults           Ch. 9.Matters Other Than Appointment           Ch. 10.Claims Against Protected Persons           Ch. 11.Liability of Guardians and Persons Acting Under Protective Orders           Ch. 12.Termination of Guardianships and Protective Orders           Ch. 13.Foreign Guardians


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