If a personal representative neglects to perform a required duty or is removed for cause, the representative and the sureties on the representative's bond are liable for:
(1) the costs of removal and other additional costs incurred that are not expenditures authorized by this title; and
(2) reasonable attorney's fees incurred in:
(A) removing the representative; or
(B) obtaining compliance regarding any statutory duty the representative has neglected.
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