The Vermont Statutes Online

Title 14: Decedents' Estates and Fiduciary Relations

Chapter 1: WILLS

14 V.S.A. § 2. Deposit of will for safekeeping; delivery; final disposition

§ 1416. Estate not sued when masters appointed; exceptions

Nothing in this chapter shall authorize a claimant to commence or prosecute an action against an executor or administrator where a master is appointed in the proceeding, nor where a time is allowed by an order of the probate division of the superior court for the executor or administrator to pay the debts against the deceased. Such an action shall not be commenced or prosecuted except as provided by law for that purpose. (Amended 1985, No. 144 (Adj. Sess.), § 67; 2009, No. 154 (Adj. Sess.), § 238a, eff. Feb. 1, 2011.)