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The 189th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Section 501: Rights of beneficiary's creditor or assignee

[Text of section applicable as provided by 2012, 140, Sec. 66.]

Section 501. Rights of beneficiary's creditor or assignee

To the extent a beneficiary's interest is not subject to a spendthrift provision, the court may authorize a creditor or assignee of the beneficiary to reach the beneficiary's interest by attachment of present or future distributions to or for the benefit of the beneficiary or other means. The court may limit the award to such relief as is appropriate under the circumstances.