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Changes to the Pa. Probate, Estates & Fiduciaries Code: Health Care; Release and Disclaimer of Powers and Interests; Trusts and Trustees; Charitable Instruments

On July 8, 2016, a number of changes were made to the PEF Code, as SB 1104 became Act 79. This is the last in a series of blog entries on Act 79 by Mr. Upright.

Amendments to Chapter 54 of the Probate Code.

Chapter 54 – Health Care.

Section 5422.  Definitions.

“…health care decision.”  The definition of “health […]

By | 2017-05-19T22:51:20+00:00 August 9th, 2016|Categories: Estate Planning and Administration|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Changes to the Pa. Probate, Estates & Fiduciaries Code: Health Care; Release and Disclaimer of Powers and Interests; Trusts and Trustees; Charitable Instruments

Legislators Lack Standing to Intervene in Legal Challenge to Executive Order

State legislators lack standing to intervene in a challenge to an executive order concerning workers who provide in-home medical and personal care, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court held in Markham v. Wolf.

By | 2017-05-19T22:51:21+00:00 April 26th, 2016|Categories: Constitutional Law, Government Law|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Legislators Lack Standing to Intervene in Legal Challenge to Executive Order