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2004 Minnesota Statutes Index (topics)

PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVES

Acknowledgments in a representative capacity, Minn. Statutes 2004 358.41, 2004 358.50

Administrators of estates, see ADMINISTRATORS OF ESTATES

Agreements by

Death taxes, payment, Minn. Statutes 2004 291.43, 2004 291.45

Estate tax arbitration boards, compensation and salaries, Minn. Statutes 2004 291.44

Application of law

Mortgage foreclosures, curative provisions, Minn. Statutes 2004 582.27

Appointments

Acceptance of appointment, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-602

Bonds (officers and fiduciaries), Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-603 to 2004 524.3-606

Commencement of administration, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-103

Consent to jurisdiction, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-602

Formal testacy proceedings, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-401, 2004 524.3-414

Generally, Uniform Probate Code, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-601 to 2004 524.3-618

Informal appointment proceedings, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-301

Termination, see same under this topic

Workers' compensation, dependents' allowances, Minn. Statutes 2004 176.111

Appraisers, employment, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-707

Attachment, property subject to, Minn. Statutes 2004 571.74

Bonds (officers and fiduciaries)

Amount, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-604

Court order for requirement, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-603

Demand for bond by interested person, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-605

Exceptions, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-603

Terms and conditions of bonds, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-606

Breach of fiduciary duty

Improper exercise of power, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-712

Statutes of limitations, exceptions, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-1005

Certified copies

Birth and death records, issuance to, Minn. Statutes 2004 144.225

Charitable trusts, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 501B.41

Claims against local governments, notice, Minn. Statutes 2004 466.05

Compensation and salaries, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-719

Conflicts of interest, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-713

Conveyances of real property of decedents

Validation, Minn. Statutes 2004 507.42

Corporations

Liability, Minn. Statutes 2004 300.57

Shares controlled by, voting rights, Minn. Statutes 2004 300.57

Shares purchased by, Minn. Statutes 2004 302A.553

County auditors, records, delivery to successor, Minn. Statutes 2004 384.11

Court orders, proceeding without, exceptions, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-704

Death by wrongful act, claims, notice, Minn. Statutes 2004 3.736

Debts of deceased person, duties regarding

Amounts not recovered, liability of devisees, Minn. Statutes 2004 573.20

Decedents, data on, government data, rights, Minn. Statutes 2004 13.10

Deed taxes, exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2004 287.22

Deeds of distribution

Deed taxes, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2004 287.22

Distribution in kind, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-907

Exempt property, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.2-405

Definitions

Commercial Code, Minn. Statutes 2004 336.5-102

Estate taxes, Minn. Statutes 2004 291.005

Income and franchise taxes, Minn. Statutes 2004 290.01

Uniform Custodial Trust Act, Minn. Statutes 2004 529.01

Uniform Probate Code, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.1-201, 2004 524.4-101, 2004 524.6-201

Uniform Transfers to Minors Act, Minn. Statutes 2004 527.21

Determinations by, family allowance, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.2-404

Disclaimer of interests, beneficiaries, Minn. Statutes 2004 501B.86

Documentation, estate property, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.2-405

Estate tax returns

Duties, generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 289A.10

Limitation on time for assessment of taxes, Minn. Statutes 2004 289A.38, 2004 289A.39

Estates, closing, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-1001

Executors, see EXECUTORS

Fiduciaries, personal representatives defined as, Minn. Statutes 2004 290.01

Fiduciary capacity, nonprofit corporations

Mergers or consolidations, effect, Minn. Statutes 2004 317A.641

Foreign personal representatives

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.1-201

Jurisdiction, Uniform Probate Code, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.4-301 to 2004 524.4-303

Powers generally, Uniform Probate Code, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.4-201 to 2004 524.4-207

Representatives in transition, powers, Uniform Probate Code, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.4-206

Formal testacy proceedings, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-401 to 2004 524.3-414

Garnishment, property subject to, Minn. Statutes 2004 571.73

General personal representatives

Special administrators, exclusions, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.1-201

Income tax returns

Dependent care credit, right to claim, Minn. Statutes 2004 290.067

Informal probate, generally, see PROBATE

Insurance producers, temporary licensing, issuance, Minn. Statutes 2004 60K.42

Interested persons

Personal representatives defined as, Minn. Statutes 2004 55.10, 2004 524.1-201

Inventories, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-706, 2004 524.3-708

Investments permitted

Regional railroad authority bonds, Minn. Statutes 2004 398A.07

Savings association accounts, Minn. Statutes 2004 51A.31

Judgments

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.4-401

Sale of decedent's property to satisfy, Minn. Statutes 2004 550.04

Jurisdiction

Consent to, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-602

Foreign personal representatives, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.4-301 to 2004 524.4-303

Long-arm statutes, Minn. Statutes 2004 543.19

Lawsuits

Estate taxes, collection, Minn. Statutes 2004 291.27

Mother and child relationship, Minn. Statutes 2004 257.71

Paternity, Minn. Statutes 2004 257.57

Statutes of limitations, Minn. Statutes 2004 541.16

Survival of rights of action, Minn. Statutes 2004 219.82, 2004 334.02, 2004 573.01

Usurious interest, recovery, Minn. Statutes 2004 334.02

Legal representatives

Personal representatives defined as

Business corporations, Minn. Statutes 2004 302A.011

Limited liability companies, Minn. Statutes 2004 322B.03

Nonprofit corporations, Minn. Statutes 2004 317A.011

Uniform Custodial Trust Act, Minn. Statutes 2004 529.01

Uniform Transfers to Minors Act, Minn. Statutes 2004 527.21

Lessees' estates, termination of lease, Minn. Statutes 2004 504B.265

Letters of administration

Priority among, Uniform Probate Code, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-702

Revenue Department, rights, Minn. Statutes 2004 291.21

Liability

Breach of fiduciary duty, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-712

Estate taxes, Minn. Statutes 2004 289A.31, 2004 291.27

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-703, 2004 524.3-808

Hazardous substances releases, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2004 115B.03

Income taxes, Minn. Statutes 2004 289A.31

Negotiable instruments, Minn. Statutes 2004 336.3-402, 2004 336.3-420

Unemployment insurance taxes of decedents, Minn. Statutes 2004 268.063

Liquor licensees, continuation of business, Minn. Statutes 2004 340A.410

Local administration, defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.4-101

Local personal representatives, defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.4-101

Mail and mailing, proposed distribution, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-906

Mechanics and material suppliers liens

Assignment, Minn. Statutes 2004 514.73

Employee lienholder claims, generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 514.61

Mortgage foreclosures

Attorneys fees, payment, Minn. Statutes 2004 582.02

Redemption, Minn. Statutes 2004 580.23

Sale, validity, Minn. Statutes 2004 582.25

Motor carriers, transfer of permits, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 221.123

Notice given

Creditors, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-801

Death by wrongful act, claims against local governments, Minn. Statutes 2004 466.05

Death taxes, election of application of law, Minn. Statutes 2004 291.42

Deceased persons, domicile, election to invoke, Minn. Statutes 2004 291.42

Devises for charitable purposes, probate proceedings, Minn. Statutes 2004 525.831

Orders and filings concerning decedents estates, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-204

Termination of lease after death of tenant, Minn. Statutes 2004 504B.265

Notice received

Death taxes, election of application of law, Minn. Statutes 2004 291.42

Deceased persons, domicile, election to invoke, Minn. Statutes 2004 291.42

Demand for notice, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-204

Employee lienholder claims, generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 514.61

Formal testacy proceedings, hearing on petition, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-403

Informal probate proceedings, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-306

Termination of lease after death of tenant, Minn. Statutes 2004 504B.265

Partnerships

Standards of conduct, application of law, Minn. Statutes 2004 323A.0404

Payments by

Auditors fees and expenses, Minn. Statutes 2004 525.122

Creditors' claims, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-807

Mortgages, liens, pledges, security interests, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-814

Payments to

Income and franchise taxes, dependent care credit claims, Minn. Statutes 2004 290.067

Refunds, PERA, Minn. Statutes 2004 353.32

Petitions

Appropriate relief, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.2-405

Auditor, appointment, Minn. Statutes 2004 525.12

Elective share, time limit, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.2-211

Power of attorney, duties, see POWER OF ATTORNEY

Priority among letters, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-702

Probate, see Personal representatives under PROBATE

Professional firms, decedent or disqualified owners, Minn. Statutes 2004 319B.09

Qualifications, Uniform Probate Code, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-601

Real estate licensure, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2004 82.23

Real estate tax judgment sales redemption, see REAL ESTATE TAX JUDGMENT SALES REDEMPTION

Relation to persons interested in estate, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-703

Removal, see Termination under this topic

Representatives of the decedent

Personal representatives defined as, Minn. Statutes 2004 13.10

Representatives, personal representatives defined as, Minn. Statutes 2004 525.80

Resident creditors, defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.4-101

Resident estate, defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 290.01

Restraining orders, Uniform Probate Code, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-607

Rights of action, see Lawsuits under this topic

Savings associations, accounts, rights, Minn. Statutes 2004 51A.28

Savings banks, Minn. Statutes 2004 50.085, 2004 50.17

Service of process on

Motor carriers, secretary of state, agent for service of process, Minn. Statutes 2004 221.67

Motor vehicle accidents, Public Safety Department, agent for service of process, Minn. Statutes 2004 170.55

Prepaid burial contracts, notice of default, Minn. Statutes 2004 306.25

Signatures, estate tax returns, Minn. Statutes 2004 289A.10

Special administrators

General personal representatives, exclusions, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.1-201

Generally, see Special administrators under ADMINISTRATORS OF ESTATES

Personal representatives defined as, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.1-201

Steam railroad personnel, employers, liability in damages for death or injury, Minn. Statutes 2004 219.77

Successor personal representatives

Appointment, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-613

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.1-201

Duties, generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-716

Exclusion, successor liability of businesses, Minn. Statutes 2004 270.102

Successors of a beneficiary

Personal representatives defined as, Minn. Statutes 2004 336.5-102

Supervised administration, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.1-201, 2004 524.3-501 to 2004 524.3-505

Tax liens, real estate tax judgments sales, transfer to, Minn. Statutes 2004 280.35

Tax returns of decedents

Income taxes, estates, Minn. Statutes 2004 289A.08, 2004 289A.12

Inspection, rights, Minn. Statutes 2004 270B.03

Termination

Change of testacy status, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-612

Death or disability, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-609

Dormant estates, Minn. Statutes 2004 525.475

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-608

Informal appointment, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-409

Removal, cause and procedure, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-611

Voluntary, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-610

Transactions authorized for, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-715

Uniform probate code, duties, see PROBATE

Waivers, statutes of limitations

Creditors' claims, Minn. Statutes 2004 524.3-802

Workers' compensation, dependents' allowance, Minn. Statutes 2004 176.111

Written statements, mortgage foreclosures, Minn. Statutes 2004 582.032