§ 3B:28-1 Estates of dower and curtesy prior to May 28, 1980.
§ 3B:28-2 No right of dower or curtesy created on or after May 28, 1980.
§ 3B:28-3 Right of joint possession of principal matrimonial residence where no dower or curtesy applies; alienation.
§ 3B:28-3.1 Joint occupancy of principal matrimonial residence; mortgage lien.
§ 3B:28-4 N.J.S. 3A:16-16 saved from repeal
§ 3B:28-5 N.J.S. 3A:16-17 saved from repeal
§ 3B:28-6 N.J.S. 3A:25-12 saved from repeal
§ 3B:28-7 N.J.S. 3A:35-3 saved from repeal
§ 3B:28-8 N.J.S. 3A:35-4 saved from repeal
§ 3B:28-9 N.J.S. 3A:36-1 saved from repeal
§ 3B:28-10 N.J.S. 3A:36-2 saved from repeal
§ 3B:28-11 N.J.S. 3A:36-3 saved from repeal
§ 3B:28-12 N.J.S. 3A:36-4 saved from repeal
§ 3B:28-13 N.J.S. 3A:36-5 saved from repeal
§ 3B:28-14 N.J.S. 3A:37-1 saved from repeal
§ 3B:28-15 N.J.S. 3A:37-2 saved from repeal
§ 3B:28-17 N.J.S. 3A:37-4 saved from repeal
§ 3B:28-18 N.J.S. 3A:37-5 saved from repeal
§ 3B:28-19 N.J.S. 3A:37-6 saved from repeal

Terms Used In New Jersey Statutes > Title 3B > Chapter 28

  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Decedent: A deceased person.
  • Devise: when used as a noun, means a testamentary disposition of real or personal property and when used as a verb, means to dispose of real or personal property by will. See New Jersey Statutes 3B:1-1
  • Dower: A widow
  • Estate: means all of the property of a decedent, minor or incapacitated individual, trust or other person whose affairs are subject to this title as the property is originally constituted and as it exists from time to time during administration. See New Jersey Statutes 3B:1-1
  • Fiduciary: includes executors, general administrators of an intestate estate, administrators with the will annexed, substituted administrators, substituted administrators with the will annexed, guardians, substituted guardians, trustees, substituted trustees and, unless restricted by the subject or context, temporary administrators, administrators pendente lite, administrators ad prosequendum, administrators ad litem and other limited fiduciaries. See New Jersey Statutes 3B:1-1
  • Intestate: Dying without leaving a will.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • person: includes corporations, companies, associations, societies, firms, partnerships and joint stock companies as well as individuals, unless restricted by the context to an individual as distinguished from a corporate entity or specifically restricted to one or some of the above enumerated synonyms and, when used to designate the owner of property which may be the subject of an offense, includes this State, the United States, any other State of the United States as defined infra and any foreign country or government lawfully owning or possessing property within this State. See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • Probate: Proving a will
  • real property: include lands, tenements and hereditaments and all rights thereto and interests therein. See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.