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  • PART II REAL AND PERSONAL PROPERTY AND DOMESTIC RELATIONS
  • TITLE II DESCENT AND DISTRIBUTION, WILLS, ESTATES OF DECEASED PERSONS AND ABSENTEES, GUARDIANSHIP, CONSERVATORSHIP AND TRUSTS
  • CHAPTER 190B MASSACHUSETTS UNIFORM PROBATE CODE
  • ARTICLE I GENERAL PROVISIONS, DEFINITIONS AND PROBATE
    JURISDICTION OF COURT

Section 1-101 - Short title

Section 1-102 - Purposes; rule of construction

Section 1-103 - Supplementary general principles of law applicable

Section 1-104 - Severability

Section 1-105 - Construction against implied repeal

Section 1-106 - Effect of fraud and evasion

Section 1-107 - Evidence of death or status

Section 1-108 - Act by holder of general power

Section 1-109 - Standard of proof

Section 1-201 - Definitions and inclusions

Section 1-301 - Territorial application

Section 1-302 - Subject matter jurisdiction

Section 1-303 - Venue; multiple proceedings; transfer

Section 1-304 to 1-306 - Reserved

Section 1-307 - Magistrate; powers

Section 1-308, 1-309 - Reserved

Section 1-310 - Oath of affirmation on filed documents

Section 1-401 - Notice;method and timing of giving

Section 1-402 - Notice; waiver

Section 1-403 - Pleadings; when parties bound by others; notice

Section 1-404 - Guardian ad litem and next friend