North Carolina General Assembly
NC General Statutes
Chapter 28C - Estates of Missing Persons.
The Statutes on the North Carolina General Assembly website reflect changes made in the
legislative session, through 7/30/2016.
§ 28C-1. Death not presumed from seven years' absence; exposure to peril to be considered.
§ 28C-2. Action for receiver; contents of complaint; parties.
§ 28C-3. Procedure on complaint.
§ 28C-4. Notice to interested persons.
§ 28C-5. Service of notices.
§ 28C-6. Procedure after notice.
§ 28C-7. Property transferred to permanent receiver by order of judge; filing of inventory; recordation of order of transfer.
§ 28C-8. Powers and duties of permanent receiver.
§ 28C-9. Search for absentee.
§ 28C-10. Claims against absentee.
§ 28C-11. Final finding and decree.
§ 28C-12. Termination of receivership.
§ 28C-13. Distribution of property of absentee.
§ 28C-14. Additional limitations on accounting, distribution or making claim by absentee.
§ 28C-15. When claim of absentee barred.
§ 28C-16. Laws of administration of estates applicable.
§ 28C-17. Appointment of public administrator as receiver for estate of less than $1,000.
§ 28C-18. Payment of insurance policies.
§ 28C-19. Absentee Insurance Fund.
§ 28C-20. Provisions applicable to person held incommunicado in foreign country.
§ 28C-21. When agents' acts binding on estate of absentee.
§ 28C-22. Provisions of Chapter severable.