PROBATE ACT-SMALL ESTATES
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Probate Act of 1975 by making a technical change to
the short title provision.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes reference to:
755 ILCS 5/1-1
Adds reference to:
755 ILCS 5/25-2
Deletes everything. Amends the Small Estates Article of the
Probate Act of 1975. Provides that, upon receiving an affidavit that
the personal estate of a ward does not exceed $10,000 (rather than
$5,000), a person or corporation indebted to, or holding personal
property or stocks or bonds of, the ward shall pay the indebtedness or
deliver the property, stocks, or bonds to the person executing the
small estate affidavit. Effective immediately.
No fiscal or prison population on DOC.
FISCAL NOTE (Office of Ill. Courts)
This bill would have no fiscal impact on the Judicial Branch.
It is not possible to determine what impact the bill will have
on the need to increase or decrease the number of judges in the
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE (DCCA)
SB 361 fails to create a State mandate.
HOME RULE NOTE
SB 361 does not preempt home rule authority.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 90-0307
Last action date: 97-08-01
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 1
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