2010 Regular Session


File Code: Estates and Trusts
Sponsored By:
Delegates Dumais, Cardin, Feldman, Gilchrist, Kaiser, Kramer, Lafferty, and Montgomery
Estates and Trusts - Estates in Probate, Guardianship Proceedings, and Small Estates - Fees


Providing that a register of wills is not required to record specified documents or make copies of specified documents unless the applicable charge is paid; increasing specified fees charged for the administration of an estate in probate and for guardianship proceedings; repealing specified administrative fees; adding specified administrative fees; increasing specified fees charged for the administration of a small estate; and adding categories and fees related to the value of a small estate.

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 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Kathleen M. Dumais, District 15
Delegate Jon S. Cardin, District 11
Delegate Brian J. Feldman, District 15
Delegate Jim Gilchrist, District 17
Delegate Anne R. Kaiser, District 14
Delegate Benjamin F. Kramer, District 19
Delegate Stephen W. Lafferty, District 42
Delegate Karen S. Montgomery, District 14

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Estates and Trusts
Fees -see also- Attys` Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates.
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Registers of Wills

Bill affects the following Statutes:

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


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
Committee Votes :