Probate Practice and Procedure

Collection and Management of Decedents' Estates

SECTION 33-9-3

§ 33-9-3. Emblements of lands.

If any testator or intestate shall die after March 1 in any year, all the emblements of his or her lands that shall be severed before December 31 next following shall be included in the inventory and be assets in the hands of his or her executor or administrator; but all emblements growing on the lands at the time of the death of the testator or intestate, if that event happens on or after December 31 and before March 1, shall not so be included, but shall pass with the land.

History of Section.
(C.P.A. 1905, § 869; G.L. 1909, ch. 313, § 4; G.L. 1923, ch. 364, § 4; G.L. 1938, ch. 577, § 4; G.L. 1956, § 33-9-3.)