2019 Code of Alabama
Title 19 - Fiduciaries and Trusts.
Chapter 3B - Alabama Uniform Trust Code.
Section 19-3B-401 - Methods of creating trust.
A trust may be created by:
(1) transfer of property to another person as trustee during the settlor's lifetime or by will or other disposition taking effect upon the settlor's death;
(2) declaration by the owner of property that the owner holds identifiable property as trustee;
(3) exercise of a power of appointment in favor of a trustee; or
(4) a court in the exercise of its equitable powers.(Act 2006-216, p. 314, §1.)