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16 July 2012

Thirty Days

In estates being settled in the United States, typically an heir, the potential executor, or a creditor petitions the appropriate court to begin probate proceedings within thirty days of an individual's death. There can always be exceptions, but this is generally the tendency. State statute dictates the time frame for such petitions.

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