Probate Code


The UPC updates and simplifies most aspects of state probate law. The UPC also contains related acts on guardianships and protective proceedings, powers of attorney, and non-probate transfers at death.

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Benjamin Orzeske borzeske@uniformlaws.org


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Drafting History

Origin: Completed by the Uniform Law Commissioners in 1969, and substantially revised in 1975, 1982, 1987, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1997, 1998, 2002, 2003, 2008, and 2010.
Committee/Resources: Probate Code
Related Versions: Probate Code Amendments (2008)