CHAPTER 44. ADMINISTRATION OF ESTATES AND TRUSTS.

§44-2-14. Advance payment of certain claims.

The fiduciary commissioner may authorize, and the personal representative may make, payment of funeral expenses, claims of physicians and nurses for services rendered during the last illness of the decedent, and accounts of druggists, hospitals and sanitariums for articles furnished and services rendered during the same period, to the extent that any of the same are preferred; also of debts due the United States, debts due the State of West Virginia, and taxes, in advance of the determination of other claims.

Bill History For §44-2-14

1982 Regular Session
Senate Bill 445
1931 Regular Session
House Bill 1