2011 Arizona Revised Statutes
Title 14 Trusts, Estates and Protective Proceedings
14-10502 Spendthrift provision


AZ Rev Stat § 14-10502 (1996 through 1st Reg Sess 50th Legis) What's This?

14-10502. Spendthrift provision

A. A spendthrift provision is valid only if it restrains either voluntary or involuntary transfer of a beneficiary's interest.

B. A term of a trust providing that the interest of a beneficiary is held subject to a spendthrift trust, or words of similar import, is sufficient to restrain both voluntary and involuntary transfer of the beneficiary's interest.

C. A beneficiary may not transfer an interest in a trust in violation of a valid spendthrift provision and, except as otherwise provided in this article, a creditor or assignee of the beneficiary may not attach, garnish, execute on or otherwise reach the interest or a distribution by the trustee before its receipt by the beneficiary.

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