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Georgia Code Title 53. Wills, Trusts, and Administration of Estates § 53-5-17

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(a)?A will may be proved in common form upon the testimony of a single subscribing witness and without service or notice to anyone. ?If the will is self-proved, compliance with signature requirements for execution is presumed and other requirements for execution are presumed without the testimony of any subscribing witness.

(b)?The petition to probate a will in common form shall set forth the same information required in a petition to probate a will in solemn form. ?The petition shall conclude with a prayer for the issuance of letters testamentary.

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