475.325.  Escheat of minor‘s estate, when. — If upon the final settlement of a minor’s estate, made upon his arrival at eighteen years of age, the residence or whereabouts of the protectee is unknown to his conservator or the court before whom such settlement is made or if the protectee refuses to accept and receipt for the balance found owing to him before the time for appeal from the settlement has expired, any funds remaining in the conservator‘s hands shall be ordered paid into the state treasury in like manner and subject to the same provisions in favor of the protectee as now provided by sections 470.010 to 470.260 in cases of nonappearing and nonclaiming distributees and legatees.

Terms Used In Missouri Laws 475.325

  • conservator: as used in this chapter , includes limited conservator unless otherwise specified or apparent from the context. See Missouri Laws 475.010
  • Minor: any person who is under the age of eighteen years. See Missouri Laws 475.010
  • Protectee: a person for whose estate a conservator or limited conservator has been appointed or with respect to whose estate a transaction has been authorized by the court under section Missouri Laws 475.010
  • State: when applied to any of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories, and the words "United States" includes such district and territories. See Missouri Laws 1.020