Electronic wills; requirements. (HB1403)

Introduced By

Del. Jeff Campbell (R-Marion)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Electronic wills. Provides a process for the execution of an electronic will, which has the same force and effect as a traditional, written will. The bill requires the electronic will to be kept under the control of a qualified custodian who is not an heir to the testator or a beneficiary or devisee under the will. The will must contain the electronic signature of the testator and the electronic signatures of either two witnesses or a notary public and there must be a visual record of the execution of the will. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/15/2018Presented and ordered printed 18105203D
01/15/2018Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/18/2018Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #2
01/31/2018Subcommittee failed to recommend reporting (3-Y 5-N)
02/15/2018Left in Courts of Justice