2010 Tennessee Code
Title 30 - Administration of Estates
Chapter 1 - Executors and Administrators
Part 1 - General Provisions
30-1-101 - Letters testamentary or of administration required.

30-1-101. Letters testamentary or of administration required.

No person shall presume to enter upon the administration of any deceased person's estate until the person has obtained letters of administration or letters testamentary.

[Code 1858, § 2201 (deriv. Acts 1715, ch. 48, § 4); Shan., § 3933; Code 1932, § 8143; T.C.A. (orig. ed.), § 30-101.]  

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