Fla. Prob. R. 5.530
Verification and service of a petition for summary administration are governed by rules, , and . Section , Florida Statutes, relating to diligent search for, and service of the petition for summary administration on, reasonably ascertainable creditors is substantive. Nothing in this rule is intended to change the effect of the statutory amendments.
1977 Revision: Changes to conform to 1975 statutory revision. Established the requirements of a petition for summary administration and provided for the hearing thereon and the entry of the order of distribution of the assets.
1984 Revision: Extensive revisions and editorial changes. Committee notes revised.
1988 Revision: Editorial change in caption of (a). Committee notes revised.
1992 Revision: Editorial changes. Committee notes revised. Citation form changes in committee notes.
2002 Revision: Replaces "homestead" with "protected homestead" in (a)(2) to conform to addition of term in section, Florida Statutes. Committee notes revised.
2003 Revision: Committee notes revised.
2005 Revision: Subdivision (a)(3) amended to include requirements of section, Florida Statutes.
2007 Revision: Rule substantially rewritten to require petition to include essentially the same information required to be stated in a petition for administration and to require the petitioners to specify facts showing they are entitled to summary administration. New subdivision (b) added to provide for formal notice of the petition, and subsequent subdivisions relettered.
2011 Revision: Subdivision (a)(2) amended to limit listing of decedent's social security number to last four digits.
2012 Revision: Committee notes revised.
2013 Revision: Subdivision (a)(9) reorganized to avoid the misconception that a diligent search and reasonable inquiry for known or reasonably ascertainable creditors is required when creditor claims are barred. Committee notes revised. Editorial changes to conform to the court's guidelines for rules submissions as set forth in AOSC06-14.
2014 Revision: Subdivision (a)(3) amended to provide only the year of birth of a minor to conform to Fla. R. Jud. Admin. 2.425. Committee notes revised.
§ 731.104, Fla. Stat. Verification of documents.
§§ 735.201-735.2063, Fla. Stat. Summary administration.
Fla. Prob. R.Pleadings; verification; motions.
Fla. Prob. R.Notice.
Fla. Prob. R.Service of pleadings and documents.
Fla. Prob. R.Filing evidence of death.
Fla. R. Jud. Admin. 2.420 Public access to judicial branch records.
Fla. R. Jud. Admin. 2.425 Minimization of the filing of sensitive information.
Fla. R. Jud. Admin.. Service of pleadings and documents.