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Colorado Uniform Trust Code Part 5

Concerning spendthrift provisions in trusts pursuant to the "Colorado Uniform Trust Code".
2021 Regular Session
Probate, Trusts, & Fiduciaries
Bill Summary

The act enacts part 5 of the Uniform Trust Code, including a number of Colorado-specific amendments. The act addresses the validity of spendthrift provisions and the rights of creditors, both of the settlor and beneficiaries, to reach a trust to collect a debt. The act provides certain exceptions that allow children for whom an order or judgment for child support has been entered to reach a trust in order to satisfy the child support order or judgment.

(Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)


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