ancillary administrator


ancillary administrator
ancillary administrator see administrator

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

ancillary administrator
n. A person appointed by the court in a state where the descendant was not domiciled to manage the assets and liabilities and to oversee the distribution of decedent's estate in that state. Such an administrator usually works as an adjunct to the executor or administrator appointed in the state where the decedent was domiciled.

Webster's New World Law Dictionary. . 2000.

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