2017 Utah Code
Title 75 - Utah Uniform Probate Code
Chapter 5a - Uniform Transfers to Minors Act
Section 117 - Exemption of third person from liability.

Universal Citation: UT Code § 75-5a-117 (2017)
75-5a-117. Exemption of third person from liability.
A third person in good faith and without court order may act on the instructions of or otherwise deal with any person purporting to make a transfer or purporting to act in the capacity of a custodian and, in the absence of knowledge, is not responsible for determining:
  • (1) the validity of the purported custodian's designation;
  • (2) the propriety of, or the authority under this part for, any act of the purported custodian;
  • (3) the validity or propriety under this part of any instrument or instructions executed or given either by the person purporting to make transfer or by the purported custodian; or
  • (4) the propriety of the application of any property of the minor delivered to the purported custodian.


Enacted by Chapter 272, 1990 General Session
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