Will contest; presumption of undue influence. (SB1123)

Introduced By

Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg)

Progress

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

Description

Will contest; presumption of undue influence. Provides that in any case contesting the validity of a decedent's will where a presumption of undue influence arises, the burden of producing evidence and the burden of persuasion as to the factual issue that undue influence was exerted over the testator shall be on the party against whom the presumption operates. Read the Bill »

Status

01/21/2021: Passed the Senate

History

DateAction
12/22/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21101805D
12/22/2020Referred to Committee on the Judiciary
01/18/2021Reported from Judiciary (13-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2021Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2021Read second time and engrossed
01/21/2021Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)

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