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If it appears that a debt of the decedent has been paid or is payable in whole or in part by the surviving spouse, or that a debt of the surviving spouse has been paid or is payable in whole or in part from property in the decedent's estate, the personal representative, the surviving spouse, or a beneficiary may, at any time before an order for final distribution is made, petition for an order to allocate the debt.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - California Code, Probate Code - PROB § 11440 - last updated January 01, 2019 | https://codes.findlaw.com/ca/probate-code/prob-sect-11440/
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