Code Section Group

Probate Code - PROB

DIVISION 7. ADMINISTRATION OF ESTATES OF DECEDENTS [7000 - 12591]

  ( Division 7 enacted by Stats. 1990, Ch. 79. )

PART 9. PAYMENT OF DEBTS [11400 - 11467]

  ( Part 9 enacted by Stats. 1990, Ch. 79. )

CHAPTER 1. Definitions and Preliminary Provisions [11400 - 11405]

  ( Chapter 1 enacted by Stats. 1990, Ch. 79. )

ARTICLE 1. Definitions [11400 - 11402]
  ( Article 1 enacted by Stats. 1990, Ch. 79. )

11400.
  

Unless the provision or context otherwise requires, the definitions in this article govern the construction of this part.

(Enacted by Stats. 1990, Ch. 79.)

11401.
  

“Debt” means:

(a) A claim that is established under Part 4 (commencing with Section 9000) or that is otherwise payable in the course of administration.

(b) An expense of administration.

(c) A charge against the estate including, but not limited to, taxes, expenses of last illness, and family allowance.

(Enacted by Stats. 1990, Ch. 79.)

11402.
  

“Wage claim” means a claim for wages, not exceeding two thousand dollars ($2,000), of each employee of the decedent for work done or personal services rendered within 90 days before the death of the decedent.

(Enacted by Stats. 1990, Ch. 79.)

PROBProbate Code - PROB1