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  4. Article 5: Trials and Hearings


Section 508 Before whom testimony may be taken; issuance of commission

Surrogate's Court Procedure Act (SCP)

  1. Testimony may be taken within or without the state or in a foreign country by an attorney in addition to the persons enumerated in CPLR 3113 (a).

  2. The court may issue a commission to a person authorized to take a commission under CPLR 3113 or to an attorney of this state or of the jurisdiction in which the commission is to be taken.