Administration of Estates Generally

ORS 114.552
Filing fees


A person filing a petition for summary determination under ORS 114.542 (Summary determination) or a petition for summary review of administration of estate under ORS 114.550 (Summary review of administration of estate), or any other appearance in a proceeding under ORS 114.505 (Definitions for ORS 114.505 to 114.560) to 114.560 (Exclusive remedy), must pay the filing fee established under ORS 21.135 (Standard filing fee).


If at any time after the filing of a small estate affidavit a petition for appointment of a personal representative is filed for the same estate, the person filing the petition must pay the fees established under ORS 21.170 (Probate filing fees and accounting fees). [2011 c.595 §25; 2019 c.165 §18]
§§ 114.550 to 114.560

Law Review Citations

26 WLR 295-297 (1990)

§§ 114.505 to 114.560

Notes of Decisions

Small estate statutory scheme has jurisdictional effect such that all claims within it must be resolved within its process and deadlines. Givan v. Dept. of Human Services, 289 Or App 125, 410 P3d 311 (2017)

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Minimum probate filing fees for "small estates," (1974) Vol 37, p 212

Law Review Citations

16 WLR 307 (1979); 26 WLR 286 (1990)


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Jun. 26, 2021