Bisel Logo Pennsylvania Orphans' Court Lawsource®

18th Edition

AUTHOR: RICHARD L. GROSSMAN

Published: January, 2020 (18th Edition)
(Previous Editions: 1995, 1997, 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2015-2018)
Most recent supplement/update: N/A
Library of Congress Number: 94-72556
ISBN: 1-887024-61-1

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This current Bisel Lawsource® sets forth the collected Pennsylvania Statutes comprising the Probate, Estates and Fiduciaries Code (P.E.F.), and the Inheritance and Estate Tax Act (I.E.T.), the Adoption Act, and the Pennsylvania Supreme Court Orphans' Court Rules (Pa. O.C. Rules), with a combined index.

The format is designed to provide a convenient and practical one-stop source of the law and related rules in major areas of Pennsylvania practice, together with an index referencing both in one consolidated source.

SUMMARY OF CONTENTS


Preface

PROBATE, ESTATES AND FIDUCIARIES CODE

TITLE 20
DECEDENTS, ESTATES AND FIDUCIARIES
(20 Pa. C.S.)
Chapter
1. Short Title and Definitions
3. Ownership of Property; Legal Title and Equitable Estate
7. Orphans' Court Divisions
9. Register of Wills
21. Intestate Succession
22. Elective Share of Surviving Spouse
25. Wills
27. Contractual Arrangements Relating to Succession
28. Formula Clauses for Federal Tax Purposes
31. Dispositions Independent of Letters; Family Exemption; Probate of Wills and Grant of Letters
33. Administration and Personal Representatives
35. Accounts and Distribution
37. Apportionment of Death Taxes
41. Foreign Fiduciaries
43. Temporary Fiduciaries
45. Sureties
51. Minors
53. Pennsylvania Uniform Transfers to Minors Act
54. Advance Directive for Health Care
55. Incapacitated Persons
56. Powers of Attorney
57. Absentees and Presumed Decedents
58 Mental Health Care
59 Uniform Adult Guardianship and Protective Proceedings Jurisdiction
61. Estates
62. Disclaimers
63. Multiple-Party Accounts
64. Transfer on Death Security Registration
71. Trust & Estates (Repealed)
72. Prudent Investor Rule
73. Municipalities Investments
75. Limitations on Exercise of Trustee Powers and Powers of Beneficiaries to Appoint Trustees
77. Trusts
81. Principal and Income
82. Revised Price Act (Repealed)
83. Inalienable Property
84. Military Service
85. Simultaneous Death
86. Anatomical Gifts
87. Employee Benefits
88. Slayers

INHERITANCE AND ESTATE TAX ACT

TITLE 72
TAXATION AND FISCAL AFFAIRS
(72 P.S.)
Part
I. Preliminary Provisions § 9101-9103
II. Transfers Subject to Tax § 9106-9108
III. Transfers Not Subject to Tax § 9111-9113
IV. Rate of Tax § 9116-9117
V. Valuation § 9121-9122
VI. Deductions § 9126-9130
VII. Payment of Tax § 9136-9154
VIII. Uniform Act on Interstate Compromise and Arbitration of Inheritance Taxes § 9156-9163
IX. Collection of Tax § 9166-9176
X. Refund of Tax § 9181
XI. Disputed Tax § 9186-9188
XII. Entry Into Safe Deposit Box § 9191-9196

PENNSYLVANIA ORPHANS' COURT RULES

Effective September 1, 2016
Pa. O.C. Rules
I. Preliminary Rules
II. Accounts, Objections and Distributions
III. Petition Practice and Pleading
IV. Format and Service of Legal Paper by Parties and Court; Electronic Filing
V. Rules Governing Specific Types of Petitions
VI. Reserved
VII. Rules Relating to Pre-Hearing and Hearing Procedure
VIII. Reconsideration
IX. Auditors and Masters
X. Register of Wills
XI. Reserved
XII. Reserved
XIII. Reserved
XIV. Guardianships of Incapacitated Persons
XV. Adoptions
XVI. Proceedings Pursuant to Section 3206 of the Abortion Control Act
Orphans’ Court and Administration Forms
Appendix — National Fiduciary Accounting Standards Project
ADOPTION ACT

23 Pa. C.S.
Chapter
21. Preliminary Provisions
23. Jurisdiction and Parties
25. Proceedings Prior to Petition to Adopt
27. Petition for Adoption
29. Decrees and Records

Consolidated Index (Statutes & Rules)

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