1. The Laws of New York
  2. Court Acts
  3. Surrogate's Court Procedure
  4. Article 12: Public Administrators In the Counties of Erie, Monroe, Nassau, Onondaga, Suffolk and Westchester and County Treasurers Appointed Administrators


Section 1202 Office established; appointment of successor The office of public administrator hereby is continued

Surrogate's Court Procedure (SCP)

Office established; appointment of successor

  The office of public administrator hereby is continued. The public administrator shall continue in office unless removed by the court. Vacancy in such office for any reason shall be filled by the court of the county by appointing a public administrator for the county immediately. In the counties of Westchester, Nassau and Suffolk, the court may appoint a deputy public administrator who shall act generally for and in place of the public administrator whenever required.