Initiation of Estate Proceedings

ORS 113.125
Letters testamentary or of administration


(1)

The court shall issue letters testamentary or letters of administration to the personal representative appointed by the court upon the filing with the clerk of the court the bond, if any, required by the court.

(2)

Letters testamentary may be in the following form:

No. _______________
THIS CERTIFIES that the will of_______________, deceased, has been proved and _______________ has (have) been appointed and is (are) at the date hereof the duly appointed, qualified and acting _____________________ (Personal Representative(s) with the Will Annexed) of the will and estate of the decedent.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I, as Clerk of the Circuit Court of the State of Oregon for the County of_______________, in which proceedings for administration upon the estate are pending, subscribe my name and affix the seal of the court this ___ day of______, 2__.
______________Clerk of the Court
By __________________ Deputy

(3)

Letters of administration may be in the following form:

No. ____________
THIS CERTIFIES that _____ has (have) been appointed and is (are) at the date hereof the duly appointed, qualified and acting personal representative(s) of the estate of _____, deceased, and that no will of the decedent has been proved in this court.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I, as Clerk of the Circuit Court of the State of Oregon for the County of_____, in which proceedings for administration upon the estate are pending, subscribe my name and affix the seal of the court this ___ day of_____, 2__.
______________Clerk of the Court
By __________________ Deputy

[1969 c.591 §92; 2017 c.169 §16]

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