Probate practice and procedure
Real Property of Decedents and Incompetents
§ 33-19-22 Validity of sale as against
claimant adverse to decedent or ward.
If the validity of a sale is drawn in question by a person claiming adversely
to the title of the deceased or of the ward, or claiming under a title that is
not derived from or through the deceased or the ward, the sale shall not be
held to be void on account of any irregularity in the proceedings, if it
appears that the executor, administrator or guardian was authorized to make the
sale by a court of competent jurisdiction, and that he or she accordingly
executed and acknowledged in legal form a deed for the conveyance of the
History of Section.
(C.P.A. 1905, § 759; G.L. 1909, ch. 308, § 26; G.L. 1923, ch. 359,
§ 26; G.L. 1938, ch. 570, § 26; G.L. 1956, § 33-19-22.)