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Bill S.2128 187th (2011 - 2012)

An Act further regulating the probate code and establishing a trust code

Senate, February 6, 2012 – Recommended new draft from the Senate committee on Ways and Means for Senate, No. 2034.

Bill Information

Senate Committee on Ways and Means
Referred to House Committee on Bills in the Third Reading

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to further regulate the probate code and to establish a trust code, therefore, it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 19 actions for Bill S.2128
Date Branch Action
2/6/2012 Senate Reported from the committee on Senate Ways and Means
2/6/2012 Senate Recommended new draft for S2034
2/6/2012 Senate Referred to Senate Committee on Ethics and Rules
2/6/2012 Senate Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 9, 2012
3/8/2012 Senate Read second
3/8/2012 Senate Substituted as a new draft for S2034
3/8/2012 Senate Ordered to a third reading
3/8/2012 Senate Read third, amended (Brewer)
3/8/2012 Senate Passed to be engrossed
3/12/2012 House Read, rules suspended, read second and ordered to a third reading
6/28/2012 House Rules suspended
6/28/2012 House Amended by substitution of a bill with the same title, see H4223
6/28/2012 Senate Rules suspended
6/28/2012 Senate Senate concurred in the House amendment
6/28/2012 House Emergency preamble adopted
6/28/2012 Senate Emergency preamble adopted
6/28/2012 House Enacted
6/28/2012 Senate Enacted and laid before the Governor
7/8/2012 Executive Signed by the Governor, Chapter 140 of the Acts of 2012

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