The major responsibilities of the Probate Court include:
- Administration of Decedent’s Estates.
- Administration of Trusts.
- Jurisdiction over Guardianships and Conservatorships of Adults and Minors.
- Mental Health Code Proceedings for Civil Admission of the Mentally Ill to Treatment or Hospitalization.
- Provide for the Safekeeping of Wills.
- Hearing Matters of “Health Threat to Others” under the Michigan Public Health Code