Bill Status of SB2948 9th General Assembly
Short Description: SAFE DEPOSIT BOX-PUBLIC ADMIN
Sen. Ira I. Silverstein
(Rep. Sidney H. Mathias - Al Riley)
| 1/8/2013||Senate||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Safe Deposit Box Opening Act. Provides that a public administrator may gain access to a decedent's safe deposit box by delivering to the lessor his or her letters of office or an affidavit stating that he or she is conducting a preliminary investigation of the decedent's estate and believes that the safety deposit box may contain assets and estate information. Provides that with letters of office the public administrator may remove the contents from the safety deposit box, but without letters of office only an inventory may be conducted. Provides that the lessor shall open the box for a public administrator with an affidavit regardless of whether the decedent's key or combination is available. Makes other changes.
Senate Committee Amendment No. 1
Provides that a lessor who provides access to a safety deposit box to a public administrator under the new provisions shall not be liable to any person as a result of the lessor's actions in compliance with the new provisions.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 2/1/2012||Senate||Filed with Secretary by Sen. Ira I. Silverstein|| 2/1/2012||Senate||First Reading|| 2/1/2012||Senate||Referred to Assignments|| 2/7/2012||Senate||Assigned to Judiciary|| 2/22/2012||Senate||Senate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Ira I. Silverstein|| 2/22/2012||Senate||Senate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments|| 2/23/2012||Senate||Postponed - Judiciary|| 2/27/2012||Senate||Senate Committee Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Judiciary|| 2/28/2012||Senate||Senate Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted|| 2/28/2012||Senate||Do Pass as Amended Judiciary; 009-000-000|| 2/28/2012||Senate||Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading February 29, 2012|| 3/21/2012||Senate||Second Reading|| 3/21/2012||Senate||Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 22, 2012|| 3/22/2012||Senate||Third Reading - Passed; 053-000-000|| 3/22/2012||House||Arrived in House|| 3/26/2012||House||Chief House Sponsor Rep. Sidney H. Mathias|| 3/26/2012||House||Placed on Calendar Order of First Reading|| 3/26/2012||House||First Reading|| 3/26/2012||House||Referred to Rules Committee|| 3/27/2012||House||Added Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Al Riley|| 1/8/2013||Senate||Session Sine Die|