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Pennsylvania Estate Law

Primary Sources

Primary Legal Sources are the actual law in the form of constitutions, court cases, statutes, and administrative rules and regulations.

1.  Statutes (State laws):

Purdon’s Pennsylvania Statutes, Annotated  Stack 12

  • Title 20, Probates, Estates & Fiduciary Code (PEF)

2.  Administrative Codes and Regulations:

Pennsylvania Code

  • Title 231 Orphan's Court Rules, Stack 14

Pennsylvania Bulletin  Stack 13

Pennsylvania Rules of Court  Orphan's Court Rules - Reference Desk 

3.  PA Cases:

            West’s Pennsylvania Digest 2d  Stack 20 - 21 vols. 59E - 61