SB0489 (CH0485)

2013 Regular Session



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

Sponsored by:

Senator Shank


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 485

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:Senators Shank and Getty
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1211
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
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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
Financial Institutions -see also- Banks; Credit Unions; etc.
Homicide -see also- Manslaughter; Murder
Insurance -see also- Health Ins; MAIF; Motor Vehicle Ins
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Statutes of Limitation
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings
Article - Estates and Trusts
(11-112, 2-105)

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