Powers of personal representatives and trustees; power to donate open-space easements. (SB907)

Introduced By

Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Incorporating powers of fiduciary into will or trust instrument; donation of conservation easements. Provides for the power of fiduciaries to donate conservation easements to obtain the benefit of certain estate tax exclusions to be incorporated in any will or trust instrument by statutory reference. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/05/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09
01/05/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 090678333
01/05/2009Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/13/2009Assigned Courts sub: Civil
01/28/2009Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2009Committee substitute printed 091434333-S1
01/30/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2009Read second time
02/02/2009Reading of substitute waived
02/02/2009Committee substitute agreed to 091434333-S1
02/02/2009Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB907S1
02/03/2009Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2009Placed on Calendar
02/11/2009Read first time
02/11/2009Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/16/2009Assigned Courts sub: Civil
02/16/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting
02/18/2009Reported from Courts of Justice (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2009Read second time
02/23/2009Passed by for the day
02/24/2009Read third time
02/24/2009Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/24/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2009Enrolled
02/28/2009Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB907ER)
02/28/2009Signed by President
02/28/2009Signed by Speaker
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 588 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0588)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 25 seconds.