IN SB0067 | 2010 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-1)
Status: Engrossed on January 26 2010 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2010-02-02 - First reading: referred to Committee on Judiciary
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]


Prescribes trust interpretation rules to protect discretionary interests held by beneficiaries. Precludes creditor actions against certain trust interests. Authorizes matrimonial trusts. Authorizes a trustee to decant a trust. Authorizes a trustee to close a trust when a beneficiary cannot be found by selling the beneficiary's share and depositing the proceeds with the clerk of the court. Requires the clerk to hold the proceeds for the use and benefit of the person or persons thereafter determined by law to be entitled to the proceeds. (The introduced version of this bill was prepared by the probate code study commission.)

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2010-02-02 First reading: referred to Committee on Judiciary
2010-01-26 Senator Broden added as second author
2010-01-26 Cosponsor: Rep. Foley
2010-01-26 House sponsor: Rep. VanHaaften
2010-01-26 Referred to the House
2010-01-26 Third reading: passed; Roll Call 37: Yeas 50, Nays 0
2010-01-26 Senator Taylor added as coauthor
2010-01-19 Second reading: ordered engrossed
2010-01-14 Committee report: do pass, adopted
2010-01-05 First reading: referred to Committee on Judiciary
2010-01-05 Authored by Senator Zakas

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