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Small Estate Distribution (Admendment 2008) Act

Small Estate Distribution (Admendment 2008) Act

(1) This Part shall have effect throughout Malaysia.
(2) For the purposes of this Act a small estate means an estate of a deceased person consisting wholly or partly of immovable property situated in any State and not exceeding six hundred thousand ringgit in total value.
(3) For the purposes of this section the value of the property comprised in an estate shall be deemed to be its value at the date of the filing of a petition for probate or letters of administration or lodging of a petition for distribution under this Act in respect of the estate or, if more than one such petition has been filed or lodged in respect of the same estate, at the date of the filing or lodging of the earliest petition.