HB1211 (CH0486)

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Estates and Trusts - Slayer's Statute (Ann Sue Metz Law)

Sponsored by:

Delegate Schulz

Status:

Approved by the Governor - Chapter 486


Synopsis:Clarifying that a person who feloniously and intentionally kills, conspires to kill, or procures the killing of the decedent is disqualified from inheriting, taking, enjoying, receiving, or otherwise benefiting from the death, probate estate, or nonprobate property of the decedent, or from receiving a general or special power of appointment conferred by the will or trust of the decedent, or from serving as a personal representative, guardian, or trustee of a trust created by the decedent; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Schulz, Afzali, Aumann, Clagett, Clippinger, Dumais, Eckardt, Frank, Glass, Haddaway-Riccio, Hough, Kaiser, Krebs, McComas, McDermott, W. Miller, Niemann, Olszewski, Parrott, Schuh, Smigiel, Stocksdale, Szeliga, Valderrama, and Vitale
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0489
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Committee(s):
Judiciary  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Estates and Trusts
Narrow Subject(s):Banks and Trust Companies
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Estates and Trusts
Fiduciaries
Financial Institutions -see also- Banks; Credit Unions; etc.
Guardians
Homicide -see also- Manslaughter; Murder
Insurance -see also- Health Ins; MAIF; Motor Vehicle Ins
Judgments
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Manslaughter
Murder
Notices
Restitution
Statutes of Limitation
Trials
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings
(10-919)
Article - Estates and Trusts
(11-112, 2-105)

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October 2, 2015 9:11 A.M.