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The Vermont Statutes Online

The Vermont Statutes Online have been updated to include the actions of the 2023 session of the General Assembly.

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Title 27 : Property

Chapter 018 : Unclaimed Property

Subchapter 010 : Verified Report of Property; Examination of Records

(Cite as: 27 V.S.A. § 1563)
  • § 1563. Rules for conducting examination

    (a) The Administrator shall adopt rules governing procedures and standards for an examination under section 1562 of this title, including rules for use of an estimation, extrapolation, and statistical sampling in conducting an examination.

    (b) An examination under section 1562 of this title must be performed under rules adopted under subsection (a) of this section and with generally accepted examination practices and standards applicable to an unclaimed-property examination.

    (c) If a person subject to examination under section 1562 of this title has filed the reports required under sections 1491 and 1561 of this title and has retained the records required by section 1494 of this title, the following rules apply:

    (1) The examination must include a review of the person’s records.

    (2) The examination may not be based on an estimate unless the person expressly consents in a record to the use of an estimate.

    (3) The person conducting the examination shall consider the evidence presented in good faith by the person in preparing the findings of the examination under section 1567 of this title. (Added 2019, No. 93 (Adj. Sess.), § 2, eff. Jan. 1, 2021.)