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Dec. 15, 2011
Supreme Court Adopts Seven New Probate Forms

The Supreme Court of Ohio has adopted seven new standard probate court forms for representation of insolvency cases filed pursuant to Ohio Revised Code statute 2117.15. They were prepared by the Forms Committee of the Ohio Association of Probate Judges and recommended by the Commission on Rules of Superintendence.

The forms were published earlier this year for a 30-day public comment period. They take effect Jan. 1, 2012.

Amendments to the Rules of Superintendence for the Courts of Ohio cover Standard Probate Forms 24.0 through 24.6. They include:

View the complete language of the new forms.