Probate and guardianship matters

H.E.A. 1252, P.L. 184 Effective: July 1, 2021 Removes conflicts between probate and guardianship statutes regarding classification of claims. Requires, for purposes of the power of attorney act, that a principal may not be a minor. Creates a tenant's … [Read more...]

Various trust and probate issues

S.E.A. 50, P.L. 56 Effective: July 1, 2020 Makes various changes to trust and probate laws concerning proof of title affidavits, small estate affidavits, execution of a trust by a third party, silent trusts, nonjudicial settlements of accounts, and legacy trusts. … [Read more...]

Various trust and probate issues

The House Judiciary Committee heard SB 50 on various trust and probate issues for amend and vote.  The bill is authored by Sen. Freeman and makes various changes to trust and probate laws concerning proof of title affidavits, small estate affidavits, execution of a … [Read more...]

Various trust and probate issues

The Senate Judiciary Committee heard Sen. Freeman’s SB 50 on various trust and probate issues for amend and vote.  The bill makes various changes to trust and probate laws concerning proof of title affidavits, small estate affidavits, execution of a trust by a third … [Read more...]

Probate matters

S.E.A. 518, P.L. 231 Effective: July 1, 2019; §3 effective May 5, 2019. Repeals the probate study subcommittee. Creates the probate code study commission. [§3] Allows a person to contest two or more wills if there is prima facie evidence that: (1) the decedent … [Read more...]

Probate matters

The House Judiciary Committee heard SB 518 on probate matters, sponsored by Rep. Steuerwald.  The bill does the following: Allows a person to contest two or more wills if there is prima facie evidence that: (1) the decedent suffered from an irreversible medical or … [Read more...]

Electronic estate planning

The Senate Judiciary committee heard HB 1591, sponsored by Senator Koch, concerning electronic estate planning and other probate matters.  This bill allows a person to contest two or more wills if there is prima facie evidence that the decedent suffered from an … [Read more...]

Code revision corrections

The House Judiciary Committee heard SB 80 on code revision corrections, sponsored by Rep. Steuerwald.  The bill addresses problems in the Indiana Code not suitable for resolution in the annual Technical Corrections bill, corresponding amendment to certain percentages … [Read more...]