Texas Probate Code - Section 276. Sale To Raise Allowance
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§ 276. SALE TO RAISE ALLOWANCE. If there be no property
of the deceased that such surviving spouse or children are willing
to take for such allowance, or not a sufficiency, and there be no
funds, or not sufficient funds, of the estate in the hands of such
executor or administrator to pay such allowance, or any part
thereof, the court, on the application in writing of such surviving
spouse and children, shall order a sale of so much of the estate for
cash as will be sufficient to raise the amount of such allowance, or
a part thereof, as the case requires.
Acts 1955, 54th Leg., p. 88, ch. 55, eff. Jan. 1, 1956. Amended by
Acts 1979, 66th Leg., p. 36, ch. 24, § 7, eff. Aug. 27, 1979.
Last modified: August 11, 2007