Louisiana Code of Civil Procedure Tit. III, Art. 3303. Petition for authority;  tableau of distribution

A. When a succession representative desires to pay estate debts, he shall file a petition for authority and shall include in or annex to the petition a tableau of distribution listing those estate debts to be paid.  A court order shall not be required for the publication of the notice of filing of a tableau of distribution.

B. If the funds in his hands are insufficient to pay all the estate debts in full, the tableau of distribution shall show the total funds available and shall list the proposed payments according to the rank of the privileges and mortgages of the creditors.


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