Reformation of trusts; real property deeded to trust. (HB2395)

Introduced By

Del. Ward Armstrong (D-Martinsville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Reformation of trusts; real property deeded to trust. Provides that deeds or other instruments that attempt to convey or transfer real property to a trust, which generally cannot hold title to real property, shall be deemed to have conveyed or transferred the property to the trustee of the trust, who can hold title to such property, and that such deeds or other instruments may be reformed without court approval to reflect that the conveyance was intended to be made to the trustee. Read the Bill »


03/09/2007: signed by governor


01/09/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 070050216
01/09/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/2007Assigned Courts sub: Civil Law
01/29/2007Committee substitute printed 077029216-H1
01/30/2007Read first time
01/31/2007Read second time
01/31/2007Committee substitute agreed to 077029216-H1
01/31/2007Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2395H1
02/01/2007Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/01/2007Communicated to Senate
02/02/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
02/02/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/09/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/09/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2007Read third time
02/12/2007Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/12/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2395ER)
02/15/2007Signed by Speaker
02/15/2007Signed by President
03/09/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 197 (effective 7/1/07)
03/14/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0197)