Probate Practice and Procedure

Bonds of Executors, Administrators, and Guardians

SECTION 33-17-27

§ 33-17-27. Judgment and execution in suit for failure to inventory or account.

In the cases mentioned in § 33-17-26, judgment shall be rendered against the executor or administrator so in default for the full penalty of the bond; and, upon a hearing upon forfeiture, the court shall award execution against the executor or administrator in favor of the probate court for the full value of the personal estate of the deceased proved to have come to his or her hands, or, in case he or she has once accounted, remaining or being in his or her hands at and since the last accounting, without any discount, abatement, or allowance for charges and expenses of administration.

History of Section.
(C.P.A. 1905, § 1038; G.L. 1909, ch. 320, § 27; G.L. 1923, ch. 371, § 26; G.L. 1938, ch. 576, § 26; G.L. 1956, § 33-17-27.)