General powers and duties.
Right to possession and management of estate.
Continuation of decedent's business.
Chargeable with whole estate.
Not chargeable on special promise to pay decedent's debts unless in writing.
Allowance of necessary expenses.
May recover for embezzled or alienated property of decedent.
Concealed or embezzled property—Proceedings for discovery.
Uncollectible debts—Liability—Purchase of claims by personal representative.
Actions for recovery of property and on contract.
Action on bond of previous personal representative.
Compromise of claims.
Recovery of decedent's fraudulent conveyances.
Several personal representatives considered as one.
Default judgment not evidence of assets—Exception.
Liability of executor de son tort.
Executor of executor may not sue for estate of first testator.
Arrest and attachment, when, authorized.
Rules of court: Executors
compromises and settlements: SPR 98.08W, 98.10W.
fees, application for, notice: SPR 98.12W.
Costs against fiduciaries: RCW 4.84.150
District judge without jurisdiction as to actions against personal representative: RCW 3.66.030
Ejectment and quieting title: Chapter 7.28
Evidence, transaction with person since deceased: RCW 5.60.030
Execution on judgments in name of personal representative: RCW 6.17.030
Executor, administrator, subject to garnishment: RCW 6.27.050
Fiduciary may sue in own name: Rules of court: CR 17.
Frauds, statute of, agreement of personal representative to answer damages from own estate: RCW 19.36.010
Investment in certain federal securities authorized: Chapter 39.60
Judgment against executor, administrator, effect: RCW 4.56.050
Limitation of actions
against executor, administrator for misconduct: RCW 4.16.110
generally: Chapter 4.16
recovery of realty sold by personal representative: RCW 4.16.070
Real estate broker's license requirement, exemption: RCW 18.85.151
Replacement of lost or destroyed probate records: RCW 5.48.060
Survival of actions: Chapter 4.20
"Taxable person," personal representative defined as: RCW 82.04.030
Unknown heirs, pleading, lis pendens, etc: RCW 4.28.140
; Rules of court:
Witnesses, competency in actions involving representatives or fiduciaries: RCW 5.60.030