|Posted:||October 17, 2018 04:18 PM|
|From:||Senator Patrick M. Browne|
|To:||All Senate members|
|Subject:||Joint State Government Commission Report of the Advisory Committee on Decedents’ Estates Laws - Proposed Amendments to Title 20|
I intend to introduce legislation recommended by the February, 2018 Joint State Government Commission’s Report of the Advisory Committee on Decedents’ Estates Laws.
The Advisory Committee on Decedents’ Estates Laws convened in October 2017 and recommended amendments to current law and pending legislation in their February, 2018 report (attached). The report contains proposals to amend 20 Pa.C.S. Chapters 33 (relating to administration and personal representatives), 56 (relating to powers of attorney), 75 (relating to limitations on exercise of trustee powers of beneficiaries to appoint trustees), 76 (relating to powers of appointment), and 77 (relating to trusts), as well as Senate Bill 884.
The proposed amendments to Title 20 would do the following:
Senate Bill 884 (2017-18 Session):
Introduced as SB1115