1. The Laws of New York
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  4. Article 16: Foreign Estates


Section 1613 Application of general law Except where special provision is made otherwise, the law of this state relating to wills and to the probate,...

Surrogate's Court Procedure (SCP)

Application of general law

  Except where special provision is made otherwise, the law of this state relating to wills and to the probate, contest and effect thereof shall apply in the case of a non-domiciliary testator and the law and procedure of this state relating generally to administration and to fiduciaries shall apply to ancillary administration and ancillary fiduciaries.