TITLE 44
Taxation

CHAPTER 44-23
Estate and Transfer Taxes – Enforcement and Collection

SECTION 44-23-7


§ 44-23-7. Fees of probate clerk.

The probate clerk furnishing the information required by § 44-23-6 is paid out of any money appropriated for expenses of tax administration a fee of fifteen cents ($.15) for every hundred words of copy, but the tax administrator may in his or her discretion make copies of the documents or of any other records of the probate court. If the copies are found by the probate clerk to be correct, the clerk shall certify to their correctness and be paid a fee of twenty-five cents ($.25) for each certification. All fees paid to a probate clerk under this section are disposed of in the same manner as is provided for the disposition of other probate fees under the provisions of chapter 22 of title 33.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1916, ch. 1339, § 23; G.L. 1923, ch. 39, §§ 21-23; P.L. 1926, ch. 810, § 1; P.L. 1929, ch. 1355, § 1; G.L. 1938, ch. 43, §§ 21, 22; P.L. 1939, ch. 664, § 1; G.L. 1956, § 44-23-7.)