2018 Hawaii Revised Statutes
TITLE 28. PROPERTY
527. Uniform Real Property Transfer on Death Act
527-12 Effect of transfer on death deed during transferor's life.

Universal Citation: HI Rev Stat § 527-12 (2018)

[§527-12] Effect of transfer on death deed during transferor's life. During a transferor's life, a transfer on death deed shall not:

(1) Affect an interest or right in the subject property of the transferor or any other owner, including the right to transfer or encumber the subject property;

(2) Affect an interest or right in the subject property of a transferee, regardless of whether the transferee has actual or constructive notice of the deed;

(3) Affect an interest or right in the subject property of a secured or unsecured creditor or future creditor of the transferor regardless of whether the creditor has actual or constructive notice of the deed;

(4) Affect the transferor's or designated beneficiary's eligibility for any form of public assistance;

(5) Create a legal or equitable interest in the subject property in favor of the designated beneficiary; or

(6) Subject the subject property to claims or process of a creditor of the designated beneficiary. [L 2011, c 173, pt of §1]

Law Journals and Reviews

The Hawai`i Uniform Real Property Transfer on Death Act--Another Tool in the Estate Planner's Arsenal. 15 HBJ, no. 13, at 43 (2013).

Disclaimer: These codes may not be the most recent version. Hawaii may have more current or accurate information. We make no warranties or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the information contained on this site or the information linked to on the state site. Please check official sources.