CERTIFICATION OF ENROLLMENT
HOUSE BILL 1063
1991 Regular Session
Passed by the House February 20, 1991
Yeas 98 Nays 0
Speaker of the
House of Representatives
Passed by the Senate March 27, 1991
Yeas 48 Nays 0
President of the Senate
Approved Place Style On Codes above, and Style Off Codes below.
Governor of the State of Washington
I, Alan Thompson, Chief Clerk of the House of Representatives of the State of Washington, do hereby certify that the attached is HOUSE BILL 1063 as passed by the House of Representatives and the Senate on the dates hereon set forth.
Secretary of State
State of Washington
HOUSE BILL 1063
Passed Legislature - 1991 Regular Session
State of Washington 52nd Legislature 1991 Regular Session
By Representatives Ludwig, Padden, R. Meyers and Orr.
Read first time January 17, 1991. Referred to Committee on Judiciary.
AN ACT Relating to disposition of disclaimed interest; and amending RCW 11.86.041.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON:
Sec. 1. RCW 11.86.041 and 1989 c 34 s 4 are each amended to read as follows:
(1) Unless the instrument creating an interest directs to the contrary, the interest disclaimed shall pass as if the beneficiary had died immediately prior to the date of the transfer of the interest. The disclaimer shall relate back to this date for all purposes.
(2) Unless the disclaimer directs to the contrary, the beneficiary may receive another interest in the property subject to the disclaimer.
(3) Any future interest taking effect in possession or enjoyment after termination of the interest disclaimed takes effect as if the beneficiary had died prior to the date of the beneficiary's final ascertainment as a beneficiary and the indefeasible vesting of the interest.
(4) The disclaimer is binding upon the beneficiary and all persons claiming through or under the beneficiary.
subsection (1) or (3) of this section, no beneficiary whose interest has been
disclaimed shall be deemed to have died for purposes of RCW 11.12.120))
Unless the instrument creating the interest directs to the contrary, a
beneficiary whose interest in a devise or bequest under a will has been
disclaimed shall be deemed to have died for purposes of RCW 11.12.110.