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2016 Regular Session



Estates and Trusts - Notice Requirement - Method of Delivery

Sponsored by:

Delegate Howard, S.


In the Senate - Hearing 3/31 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Repealing specified exceptions to specified notice requirements for estate matters if specified laws or rules require a different method of delivery; repealing a specified provision of law that authorizes the orphans' court to require or the personal representative to elect specified delivery of notice at the expense of the estate; repealing a provision of law that requires specified proof of reasonable efforts to give notice under specified circumstances; and applying the Act to estates of decedents who die on or after October 1, 2016.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates S. Howard, Hammen, Angel, Barron, Bromwell, Cullison, Hayes, Hill, Kelly, Kipke, Krebs, McDonough, McMillan, Miele, Morgan, Morhaim, Oaks, Pendergrass, Pena-Melnyk, Rose, Saab, Sample-Hughes, West, and K. Young
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Health and Government Operations  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Estates and Trusts
Narrow Subject(s):Attorneys
Death -see also- Advance Medical Directives; Wrongful Death
Estates and Trusts
Orphans' Court
Personal Representatives
Postal Service
Statutes:Article - Estates and Trusts

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