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Bill Watch, Feb. 6, 2018: Current Estate Planning & Administration Legislation of Note - Estate Planning and Administration News

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Estate Planning and Administration News

Posted on: Feb 6, 2018

The IndyBar Legislative Committee is currently monitoring the following estate planning & administration related legislation. IndyBar members can request that the Legislative Committee track specific legislation by contacting committee chair Lawren Mills at

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SB145    PROBATE MATTERS. (ZAY A) Provides that the $25,000 allowance to which a spouse of a decedent is entitled from the decedent's estate is subordinate to any specific liens on the tangible personal property and real property of the estate that were perfected before the date of the decedent's death. Repeals laws that: (1) impose a three-month delay for certain creditor actions, including foreclosures; and (2) require that a personal representative be named in any suit by a creditor against an estate.


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