2011 California Code
Probate Code
DIVISION 9. TRUST LAW [15000 - 19403]
ARTICLE 3. Resignation and Removal of Trustees
Section 15644


CA Prob Code § 15644 (through 2012 Leg Sess) What's This?

When a vacancy has occurred in the office of trustee, the former trustee who holds property of the trust shall deliver the trust property to the successor trustee or a person appointed by the court to receive the property and remains responsible for the trust property until it is delivered. A trustee who has resigned or is removed has the powers reasonably necessary under the circumstances to preserve the trust property until it is delivered to the successor trustee and to perform actions necessary to complete the resigning or removed trustee s administration of the trust.

(Enacted by Stats. 1990, Ch. 79.)

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