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Title 14A : Trusts

Chapter 003 : REPRESENTATION

(Cite as: 14A V.S.A. § 305)
  • § 305. Appointment of representative

    (a) If the Probate Division of the Superior Court determines that an interest is not represented under this chapter, or that the otherwise available representation might be inadequate, the Probate Division of the Superior Court may appoint a representative to receive notice, give consent, and otherwise represent, bind, and act on behalf of a minor, incapacitated, or unborn individual, or a person whose identity or location is unknown. A representative may be appointed to represent several persons or interests.

    (b) A representative may act on behalf of the individual represented with respect to any matter arising under this title, whether or not a judicial proceeding concerning the trust is pending.

    (c) In making decisions, a representative may consider general benefit accruing to the living members of the individual's family. (Added 2009, No. 20, § 1; amended 2009, No. 154 (Adj. Sess.), § 236, eff. Feb. 1, 2011.)