Forms To Transfer Vehicle Ownership Upon Death
- Proof of the death of the vehicle's owner or proof of the death of the last surviving joint owner of the vehicle; and
- The statutory fee for an application for a certificate of title.
Upon the presentation of a properly executed and notarized form and the accompanying documents and fee, the department, subject to any security interest, shall issue a new certificate of title to the beneficiary.
The transfer of ownership of a vehicle via a form is not considered testamentary and is not subject to the provisions of the 'Colorado Probate Code'.
(Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)