Pet trust; created. (HB906)

Introduced By

Del. Glenn Oder (R-Newport News)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Trust for care of animal. Amends the Uniform Trust Code to provide that trust assets can be used for burial or other postdeath expenditures of the pet if provided for in the trust instrument and more clearly defines the trustee's duties and rights. Also delineates that excess funds shall be distributed pursuant to the residuary clause of the settlor's will. Read the Bill »


04/05/2006: signed by governor


01/10/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 062411252
01/10/2006Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/18/2006Assigned to Courts of Justice sub-committee: Civil Law
01/23/2006Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (21-Y 0-N)
01/24/2006Committee substitute printed 062857444-H1
01/25/2006Read first time
01/26/2006Read second time
01/26/2006Committee substitute agreed to 062857444-H1
01/26/2006Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB906H1
01/27/2006Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
01/27/2006VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N)
01/27/2006Communicated to Senate
01/30/2006Constitutional reading dispensed
01/30/2006Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/15/2006Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N)
02/17/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/17/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/2006Read third time
02/20/2006Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/27/2006Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB906ER)
02/28/2006Signed by Speaker
03/01/2006Signed by President
04/05/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 666 (effective 7/1/06)
04/14/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0666)