2009 Regular Session


File Code: Estates and Trusts
Sponsored By:
Delegates Hixson, Beitzel, and Lafferty
Estates and Trusts - Registers of Wills - Fees


Establishing that, unless otherwise provided by law, a register of wills is not required to record a paper filed with the register or to provide a person with a copy of a paper until the applicable charge has been paid; altering the rates at which specified probate fees must be assessed on the value of probate estates; altering specified fees for services provided by registers of wills; eliminating specified fees for services provided by registers of wills; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Judiciary
Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m.
Hearing cancelled
Hearing 3/11 at 2:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Sheila E. Hixson, District 20
Delegate Wendell R. Beitzel, District 1A
Delegate Stephen W. Lafferty, District 42

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Estates and Trusts
Fees -see also- Devt Fees and Taxes; Reimbursement Rates
Registers of Wills

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Estates and Trusts
( 2-206 , 5-606 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered