Creditors’ rights

The House Judiciary Committee heard SB 247 sponsored by Rep. Steuerwald on creditors’ rights. The bill makes changes to probate and trust law relating to creditors’ claims, claims against non-probate transferees, and generally authorizes no contest provisions in wills and trusts.

Testimony was heard in support of the bill from members of the Indiana State Bar Association. The Office of the Attorney General testified to the need for further discussion on the bill language. The bill was held for further discussion.

Read the bill at https://iga.in.gov/legislative/2018/bills/senate/247