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Uniform Fiduciary Income And Principal Act

Concerning the "Uniform Fiduciary Income and Principal Act".
2021 Regular Session
Probate, Trusts, & Fiduciaries
Bill Summary

The act repeals the "Uniform Principal and Income Act" and replaces it with the "Uniform Fiduciary Income and Principal Act" (UFIPA), as drafted by the Uniform Law Commission, with Colorado-specific amendments.

The UFIPA includes provisions concerning:

  • Duties of fiduciaries;
  • Judicial review of fiduciaries;
  • Trusts in which the beneficiary receives a periodic payout of a percentage of the net value of trust assets, known as "unitrusts";
  • Allocation of trust receipts and disbursements; and
  • Procedures followed at the termination of a trust or an income interest in a trust.
    (Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)


Became Law


Bill Text

  • All Versions (7 )
    Date Bill Type Documents
    05/17/2021 Signed Act PDF
    05/13/2021 Final Act PDF
    05/07/2021 Rerevised PDF
    05/06/2021 Revised PDF
    03/31/2021 Reengrossed PDF
    03/30/2021 Engrossed PDF
    03/02/2021 Introduced PDF

The effective date for bills enacted without a safety clause is August 7, 2024, if the General Assembly adjourns sine die on May 8, 2024, unless otherwise specified. Details