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Your daughter can't take any actions in her own name to collect the money. If she were, for example, the executor of your estate then she could file on behalf of the estate. However, there are some evidenciary issues which can cause problems in situations such as yours. and, if your health permits, I would strongly suggest that you retain an attorney and go ahead and file a Motion to Compel and Motion for Contempt as well as asking the court to reduce the amount of arrearage to a judgment.You can also ask that your attorney's fees and cost be included in that judgment.
What this will mean is that your daughter will not have to prove a complete case as a part of the probate, instead she would just have to prove that there was a judgment issued by the court and could collect on behalf of the estate.
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