2009 Regular Session


File Code: Estates and Trusts
Sponsored By:
Senator Frosh
Estates and Trusts - Effect of Divorce or Annulment on Will


Clarifying the effect of an absolute divorce or an annulment on a testator's will executed before the absolute divorce or annulment; establishing that all property or other benefits that would have passed to the surviving former spouse under the will shall be treated as if the surviving former spouse had died before the execution of the will; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Senate Action
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Hearing 2/11 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Annulment -see also- Divorce
Divorce -see also- Annulment
Estates and Trusts

Bill affects the following Statute:

Estates and Trusts
( 4-105 )


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