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CS/CS/SB 1070: Estates and Trusts

GENERAL BILL by Community Affairs ; Judiciary ; Berman

Estates and Trusts; Requiring the court to allow an officer to elect to post and maintain a certain bond; providing that certain provisions of a will are void upon dissolution of marriage; specifying that a trust director submits to specified personal jurisdiction by accepting appointment as a trust director; creating the "Community Property Trust Act"; providing that certain property held in a community property trust qualifies as homestead property, etc.

Effective Date: Except as otherwise expressly provided in this act and except for this section, which shall take effect upon this act becoming a law, this act shall take effect July 1, 2021
Last Action: 4/28/2021 Senate - Ordered enrolled -SJ 845
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Judiciary (JU)
  2. Community Affairs (CA)
  3. Rules (RC)



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
2/4/2021 Senate • Filed
2/10/2021 Senate • Referred to Judiciary; Community Affairs; Rules -SJ 114
3/2/2021 Senate • Introduced -SJ 113
3/17/2021 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 03/22/21, 3:30 pm, 412 Knott Building
3/22/2021 Senate • CS by Judiciary; YEAS 11 NAYS 0 -SJ 313
3/24/2021 Senate • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Now in Community Affairs
3/25/2021 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Community Affairs, 03/30/21, 3:30 pm, 37 Senate Building
• CS by Judiciary read 1st time -SJ 316
3/30/2021 Senate • CS/CS by Community Affairs; YEAS 9 NAYS 0 -SJ 343
3/31/2021 Senate • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
4/1/2021 Senate • CS/CS by Community Affairs read 1st time -SJ 350
4/2/2021 Senate • Now in Rules
4/13/2021 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Rules, 04/16/21, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
4/15/2021 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Rules, 04/20/21, 8:30 am, 412 Knott Building
4/16/2021 Senate • Favorable by- Rules; YEAS 17 NAYS 0 -SJ 472
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/21/21 -SJ 559
4/21/2021 Senate • Read 2nd time -SJ 524
• Amendment(s) adopted (215478) -SJ 526
• Read 3rd time -SJ 526
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 40 NAYS 0 -SJ 526
4/21/2021 House • In Messages
4/26/2021 House • Bill referred to House Calendar
• Bill added to Special Order Calendar (4/27/2021)
• 1st Reading (Engrossed 1)
4/27/2021 House • Read 2nd time
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Added to Third Reading Calendar
4/28/2021 House • Read 3rd time
• CS passed; YEAS 117, NAYS 0
• Message sent to senate
4/28/2021 Senate • Ordered enrolled -SJ 845