Trust Act 2013: Legislative Updates to the Delaware Code

September 9, 2013

On August 6, 2013, Governor Jack Markell signed into law the Trust Act of 2013. The Trust Act of 2013 made numerous changes to Title 12 of the Delaware Code, many of which are simply clarifications or codifications of existing Delaware law and only a few of which represent substantive changes or additions.

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