Referred to in § 10.1, 135.29, 135C.24, 141A.1, 144B.6, 217.13,
222.34, 231.60, 232.3, 235B.2, 235B.3, 239B.13, 252B.6A, 558A.1, 565B.24, 566A.3,
602.6306, 602.8102(105), 635.7, 635.8, 635.13
INTRODUCTION AND DEFINITIONS
633.1 Short title.
633.2 How Code to take effect.
DEFINITIONS AND USE OF TERMS
633.3 Definitions and use of terms.
633.4 Gender and number. Repealed by 2000 Acts, ch 1188, §4.
633.5 Nonestate property--insurance proceeds.
633.6 through 633.9 Reserved.
PROBATE COURT, CLERK OF PROBATE COURT,
AND PROCEDURE IN PROBATE
633.11 Declaratory judgments--determination of heirship--distribution.
633.12 County of jurisdiction.
633.13 Extent of jurisdiction.
633.14 Concurrent jurisdiction.
633.15 Probate court always open.
633.16 Control of probate records.
633.17 Judge disqualified--procedure.
633.18 Rules in probate.
633.19 Process revoked.
633.20 Referee--clerk--associate probate judge.
633.20A Part-time associate probate
633.20B Appointment and
resignation of full-time associate probate judges.
633.20C Full-time associate
probate judges--term, retention, qualifications.
633.21 Appraisers' fees and referees' fees fixed by rule.
CLERK OF PROBATE COURT
633.22 Probate powers of clerk.
633.23 Clerk's actions reviewed.
633.24 Docketing and hearing.
633.25 Validity of clerk's orders.
633.26 Clerk not to prepare reports.
633.27 Probate docket.
633.27A Docketing guardianship and
633.28 Docketing trust proceedings.
633.29 Probate record. Repealed by 99 Acts, ch 144, §15.
633.30 Bonds given by fiduciaries. Repealed
by 93 Acts, ch 70, §15.
633.31 Calendar--fees in probate.
633.32 Delinquent inventories and reports.
PROCEDURE IN PROBATE
633.33 Nature of proceedings in probate.
633.34 Applicability of Rules of Civil Procedure.
633.35 Reports and applications for orders.
633.36 Orders in probate.
633.37 Orders without notice.
633.38 Time and place of hearing.
633.39 Place of hearing--noncontest or agreement.
633.40 Notice in probate proceedings.
633.41 Consular representatives--notice.
633.42 Requests for notice.
633.43 Notice and appearance.
633.44 Waiver of service of notice.
633.45 Notice of order served on fiduciary and attorney.
633.46 Proof of publication.
633.47 Proof of service and taxation of costs.
633.48 Certified copies affecting foreign real estate.
633.49 Transfer to another county.
633.50 Certified copy of transferring court's records.
633.51 Filing of certified copy by receiving court.
633.52 Mistakes corrected.
633.53 Submission and retention of vouchers and receipts.
633.54 to 633.62 Reserved.
GENERAL PROVISIONS RELATING TO FIDUCIARIES
QUALIFICATION, APPOINTMENT, SUBSTITUTION,
AND REMOVAL OF FIDUCIARIES
633.63 Qualification of fiduciary--resident.
633.64 Qualification of fiduciary--nonresident.
633.65 Removal of fiduciary.
633.66 Appointment of successor fiduciary.
633.67 Powers of surviving cofiduciary.
633.68 Powers of successor fiduciary.
633.70 Property delivered--penalty.
633.71 Legal effect of appointment.
633.72 Manner of service.
633.73 to 633.75 Reserved.
POWERS APPLICABLE TO ALL FIDUCIARIES
633.76 Two or more fiduciaries--exercise of powers.
633.76A Exception--voting of
publicly traded securities.
633.77 Receipts by one fiduciary.
633.78 Third parties protected.
633.79 Fiduciaries considered as one.
633.80 Fiduciary of a fiduciary.
633.81 Suit by and against fiduciary.
633.82 Designation of attorney.
633.83 Continuation of business.
633.84 Delegation of authority.
633.85 Liability of fiduciary employing agents.
633.86 Reduction of fees when agents are employed.
633.87 Deposit of money in banks.
633.88 Law governing administration of estates of nonresidents.
633.89 Power of fiduciary or custodian to deposit securities.
633.90 to 633.92 Reserved.
SPECIAL PROVISIONS RELATING TO PROPERTY
633.93 Limitation on actions affecting deeds.
633.95 Release of liens and mortgages.
633.96 Specific performance voluntary.
633.97 Specific performance involuntary.
633.98 Certificate of appointment and authority.
633.99 Federal stock authority to purchase.
633.100 Waiver of exemption.
633.102 Costs and expenses.
633.103 Certain corporate distributions. Repealed by 99 Acts, ch 124, §32.
633.104 to 633.107 Reserved.
PROVISIONS RELATING TO ADMINISTRATION
BY ALL FIDUCIARIES
633.108 Small distributions to minors--payment.
633.109 Inability to distribute estate funds.
633.110 Receipts taken.
633.111 Final discharge period.
633.112 Discovery of property.
633.114 Compromise of claims held by an estate.
633.115 Compromise of claims against an estate.
633.116 Abandonment of property.
633.117 Encumbered assets.
633.118 Attorney appointed for persons not represented.
633.119 Order and authority thereunder.
633.121 Substitution--division of fee.
633.122 Settlement contested.
INVESTMENTS BY FIDUCIARIES
633.123 Model prudent person investment Act. Repealed by
1999 Acts, ch 125, §108, 109.
633.123A Investments in investment
companies and investment trusts.
APPOINTMENT OF A NOMINEE BY BANKING
INSTITUTIONS ACTING IN A FIDUCIARY
633.124 Investment may be held in name of nominee of bank or trust
633.125 Records of bank or trust company to show ownership.
COMMON TRUST FUNDS
633.127 Establishment of common trust funds.
633.128 Court accountings.
633.129 Uniformity of interpretation.
SIMPLIFICATION OF FIDUCIARY SECURITY
633.130 through 633.138 Repealed
by 96 Acts, ch 1138, §82, 84.
633.139 to 633.143 Reserved.
POWERS OF FOREIGN FIDUCIARIES
633.144 Mortgages and judgments.
633.145 Certificate of appointment and authority.
633.146 Filing of certificate.
633.148 Maintaining actions.
633.149 Filing of bond.
633.150 to 633.154 Reserved.
LIABILITY OF FIDUCIARIES
633.155 Self-dealing by fiduciary prohibited.
633.156 Deposits by corporate fiduciaries.
633.157 Liability for property of estate.
633.158 Liability for property not a part of estate.
633.160 Breach of duty.
633.161 Examination of fiduciaries.
633.163 to 633.167 Reserved.
OATH AND BOND OF FIDUCIARIES
633.170 Amount of bond.
633.171 Approval by clerk.
633.172 Will--waiver of bond.
633.173 Waiver of bond by distributees.
633.175 Waiver of bond by court.
633.176 Reduction of bond by deposit.
633.177 Deposit in lieu of bond.
633.179 Review by clerk when inventory is filed.
633.180 Bond changed.
633.181 Obligees of bond--joint and several liability.
633.182 Qualifications for sureties.
633.183 Authority for fiduciary and surety to enter into agreement
for deposit of property or joint control.
633.184 Release of sureties before estate fully administered.
633.185 Insolvency of fiduciary.
633.186 Suit on bond.
633.187 Limitation of action on bond.
633.188 to 633.196 Reserved.
COMPENSATION OF FIDUCIARIES AND ATTORNEYS
633.198 Attorney fee.
633.199 Expenses and extraordinary services.
633.200 Compensation of other fiduciaries and their attorneys.
633.201 Court officers as fiduciaries.
633.202 Affidavit relative to compensation.
633.203 Affidavit for corporate fiduciary.
633.204 Fees of deceased fiduciary.
633.205 to 633.209 Reserved.
RULES OF INHERITANCE
633.210 Rules of descent.
633.211 Share of surviving spouse if decedent left no issue
or left issue all of whom are issue of surviving spouse.
633.212 Share of surviving spouse if decedent left issue
some of whom are not issue of surviving spouse.
633.214 Procedure determined by court.
633.218 Right of spouse to select property.
633.219 Share of others than surviving spouse.
633.220 Afterborn heirs--time of determining relationship.
633.221 Biological child--inherit from mother.
633.222 Biological child--inherit from father.
633.223 Effect of adoption.
633.224 Advancements--in general.
633.225 Valuation of advancements.
633.226 Death of advancee before intestate.
PROCEDURE FOR OPENING ADMINISTRATION
OF INTESTATE ESTATES
633.227 Administration granted.
633.228 Time allowed.
633.229 Petition for administration of an intestate estate.
633.230 Notice in intestate estates.
633.231 to 633.235 Reserved.
RIGHTS OF SURVIVING SPOUSE
RIGHT TO TAKE AGAINST THE WILL
633.236 Right of surviving spouse to
elect to take against will.
633.237 Presumption that surviving spouse elects to take
633.238 Share of surviving spouse who elects to take against will.
633.239 Share to embrace homestead.
633.240 Election to occupy
633.241 Time for election to occupy homestead.
633.242 Rights of election personal to surviving spouse.
633.243 Filing elections.
633.244 Incompetent spouse--election by court.
633.245 Record of election.
633.246 Election not subject to change.
633.246A Medical assistance
PROCEDURE FOR SETTING OFF SHARE
633.247 Setting off share of
surviving spouse when electing to take
against the will.
633.249 Mode of setting off share in real estate.
633.251 Confirmation--new reference.
633.252 Confirmation conclusive--possession.
633.253 Right contested.
633.254 Sale--division of proceeds.
633.255 Purchase of new homestead.
633.256 Security to avoid sale.
633.257 Security by surviving spouse.
633.258 Sale prohibited.
633.259 to 633.263 Reserved.
GENERAL PROVISIONS RELATING TO WILLS
633.264 Disposal of property by will.
633.265 Procedure prescribed by will.
633.266 Adjusted gross estate.
633.267 Children born or adopted
after execution of will.
633.268 Presumption attending devise to spouse.
633.269 After acquired property.
633.270 Contractual or mutual wills.
633.271 Effect of divorce or dissolution.
633.272 Partial intestacy.
633.273 Antilapse statute.
633.274 Exception to antilapse statute.
633.275 Testamentary additions to trusts.
633.276 Separate identification of bequest.
633.277 Uniformity of interpretation.
633.278 Devise of encumbered property.
EXECUTION AND REVOCATION
633.279 Signed and witnessed.
633.280 Competency of witnesses.
633.281 Interest of witnesses.
633.282 Defect cured by codicil.
633.283 Will executed in foreign state or country.
633.286 Deposit of will with clerk.
633.287 Manner of deposit.
633.288 Delivery by clerk during lifetime of testator.
633.289 Delivery by clerk after death of testator.
PROCEDURE FOR PROBATE OF WILLS
633.290 Petition for probate of will.
633.291 Contents of petition for probate of will.
633.292 Contents of petition for appointment of executor.
633.293 Hearing upon petition.
633.294 Order of preference for appointment of executor.
633.295 Testimony of witnesses.
633.297 Witnesses unavailable.
633.298 Order admitting or disallowing probate of will.
633.299 Order appointing executor.
633.300 Certificate of probate.
633.301 Copy of will for executor.
633.302 Clerk filing copies of will.
633.303 Charitable trusts--copy of wills to attorney general.
633.304 Notice of probate of will with administration.
633.305 Notice if no administration.
633.306 Record in foreign county.
633.307 Costs of transcript.
ACTIONS TO SET ASIDE OR CONTEST OF WILLS
633.308 Setting aside probate of will.
633.309 Time within which action must be commenced.
633.310 Objections prior to admission of will to probate.
633.311 Contest or objection shall be tried as a law action.
633.312 Joinder of parties.
633.313 Election of defendants to join with contestants.
633.314 Taxation of costs.
633.315 Allowance for defending will.
633.316 Notice to devisees in other wills.
633.317 Where will is filed after letters of administration have been granted.
633.318 Where will is filed after letters testamentary have been granted.
633.319 Proof of execution.
633.320 Declaratory judgment to determine last will.
633.321 to 633.329 Reserved.
ADMINISTRATION OF ESTATES OF DECEDENTS
633.330 Character of proceedings.
633.331 Limitation of administration.
EXEMPT PROPERTY AND INSURANCE
633.332 Exempt personal property.
633.333 Proceeds of insurance.
633.334 Surviving spouse included as "heir".
633.335 Share of survivor.
633.336 Damages for wrongful death.
633.337 to 633.341 Reserved.
633.342 Appointment of temporary administrator pending administration.
633.343 Appointment of temporary administrator during administration.
633.344 to 633.347 Reserved.
TITLE AND POSSESSION
OF DECEDENT'S PROPERTY
633.348 Right to retain existing property.
633.349 Security to sustain devise or bequest.
633.350 Title to decedent's estate--when property passes--possession
and control thereof--liability for administration expenses, debts and
633.351 Possession of real and personal property.
633.352 Collection of rents and payment of taxes and
633.353 Surrender of possession upon application by personal representative.
633.354 Surrender of possession upon application by any interested person.
633.355 Delivery of specific devise after nine months.
633.356 Distribution of property by
633.357 Custodial independent
633.358 through 633.360 Reserved.
633.361 Report and inventory.
633.362 Filing mandatory.
633.363 Reporting failure to court.
633.364 Supplementary inventory.
633.366 Debts of executor.
633.367 Inventory and appraisement as evidence.
633.368 Property for payment of creditor's claims.
633.369 to 633.373 Reserved.
ALLOWANCE FOR SURVIVING SPOUSE
AND MINOR CHILDREN
633.374 Allowance to surviving spouse.
633.375 Review of allowance to surviving spouse.
633.376 Allowance to children who do not reside
with surviving spouse.
633.377 Review of allowance to minor children.
633.378 to 633.382 Reserved.
SALE OF PROPERTY
633.383 When power given in will.
633.384 Equitable conversion and power of sale.
633.386 Sale, mortgage, pledge, lease or exchange of property--purposes.
633.387 Sale of personal property without order of court.
633.388 Petition to sell, mortgage, exchange, pledge or lease property.
633.389 Notice on sale, mortgage, exchange, pledge or lease of property.
633.390 Sale subject to mortgage.
633.391 Quieting adverse claims.
633.392 Terms of sale.
633.393 Purchase by holder of lien.
633.394 Order to sell, mortgage, pledge, exchange or lease to be refused
if bond given.
633.395 Validity of proceedings.
633.396 Order for sale, mortgage, pledge, exchange or lease of real property.
633.397 Sale at public auction.
633.398 Adjournment of sale at public auction.
633.399 Report for approval.
633.400 Joining report with petition.
633.401 Record in foreign county.
633.402 Sale defined.
633.403 to 633.409 Reserved.
CLAIMS AGAINST DECEDENT'S ESTATE, AND
TIME AND MANNER OF FILING CLAIMS
633.410 Limitation on filing claims against decedent's
633.411 Pleading statute of limitations.
633.412 When claim not affected by statute of limitations.
633.413 Claims barred when no administration commenced.
633.414 Liens not affected by failure to file claim.
633.415 Commencement or continuance of separate action.
633.416 Compulsory counterclaims--Rules of Civil Procedure.
633.417 Separate action in lieu of proceeding on claims.
633.418 Form and verification of claims--general requirements.
633.419 Requirements when claim founded on written instrument.
633.420 How claim entitled.
633.421 Unsecured claims not yet due.
633.422 Secured claims not yet due.
633.423 Procedure for secured claims.
633.424 Contingent claims.
CLASSIFICATION, ALLOWANCE, AND PAYMENT
OF DEBTS AND CHARGES
633.425 Classification of debts and charges.
633.426 Order of payment of debts and charges.
633.427 Payment of contingent claims by distributees--contribution.
633.428 Allowance by personal representative.
633.429 Compelling payment of claims.
633.430 Execution and levies prohibited.
633.431 Claims of personal representative.
633.432 Allowance or disallowance of claim of personal representative.
633.433 Payment of debts and charges before expiration of four months' period.
633.434 Payment of debts and charges after expiration of
four months' period.
633.435 Debts and charges not filed.
633.436 General order for abatement.
633.437 Contrary provision as to abatement.
DENIAL AND CONTEST OF CLAIMS
633.438 General denial of claims.
633.439 Disallowance by personal representative.
633.440 Contents of notice of disallowance.
633.441 Proof of service.
633.442 Claims barred after twenty days.
633.443 Request for hearing by claimant.
633.444 Applicability of Rules of Civil Procedure.
633.445 Offsets and counterclaims.
633.446 Burden of proof.
633.447 Trial and hearing.
633.448 Allowance and judgment.
633.449 Payment of federal estate taxes.
633.450 to 633.468 Reserved.
ACCOUNTING, DISTRIBUTION, FINAL REPORT,
633.469 Interlocutory report.
633.470 Waiver of accounting.
633.471 Right of retainer.
633.472 Property distributed in kind.
633.473 Final settlement--time limit.
633.474 Certificate as to payment of personal taxes. Repealed
by 83 Acts, ch 44, §2.
633.475 Compromise of personal taxes.
633.476 Action against distributees--costs--tender.
633.477 Final report.
633.478 Notice of application for discharge.
633.480 Certificate to county recorder for tax purposes
633.481 Certificate to county recorder for tax purposes
633.482 to 633.486 Reserved.
633.487 Limitation on rights.
633.488 Reopening settlement.
633.489 Reopening administration.
633.490 to 633.494 Reserved.
FOREIGN WILLS AND ANCILLARY
633.495 Admission of wills of nonresidents.
633.496 Foreign probated wills.
633.497 Foreign wills as a muniment of title.
633.498 Foreign wills--procedure.
633.500 Appointment of foreign administrator.
633.501 Application for appointment of foreign administrator.
633.502 Appointment of foreign fiduciary.
633.503 Application for appointment of foreign executor or trustee.
633.504 Removal of property--payment of claims.
633.505 to 633.509 Reserved.
ESTATES OF ABSENTEES
633.510 Administration authorized--petition.
633.513 Proof of service--filing.
633.516 Rights of absentee barred--sale by spouse.
633.517 Missing soldiers or sailors--presumption of death.
633.518 to 633.522 Reserved.
UNIFORM SIMULTANEOUS DEATH ACT
633.523 No sufficient evidence of survivorship.
633.524 Beneficiaries of another person's disposition of property.
633.525 Joint tenants.
633.526 Insurance policies.
633.527 Limitation of application.
633.528 Uniformity of interpretation.
633.529 to 633.534 Reserved.
633.535 Person causing death.
633.536 Procedure to deny benefits to a person causing
633.537 Third party nonliability.
633.538 to 633.542 Reserved.
PROCEEDINGS FOR ESCHEAT
633.543 Proceedings for escheat.
633.544 Notice to persons interested.
633.546 Payment to person entitled.
633.547 to 633.550 Reserved.
633.551 Guardianships and
633.552 Petition for appointment of guardian.
633.553 No notice required--minor. Repealed
by 84 Acts, ch 1299, §19.
633.554 Notice to proposed ward.
633.555 Pleadings and trial--Rules of Civil Procedure.
633.556 Appointment of guardian.
633.557 Appointment of guardian on voluntary petition.
633.558 Appointment of temporary guardian.
633.559 Preference as to appointment of guardian.
633.560 Appointment of guardian on a standby basis.
633.562 Notification of guardianship powers.
633.563 to 633.565 Reserved.
633.566 Petition for appointment of conservator.
633.567 No notice required--minor. Repealed
by 84 Acts, ch 1299, §19.
633.568 Notice to proposed ward.
633.569 Pleadings and trial--Rules of Civil Procedure.
633.570 Appointment of conservator.
633.571 Preference as to appointment of conservator.
633.572 Appointment of conservator on voluntary petition.
633.573 Appointment of temporary conservator.
633.574 Procedure in lieu of conservatorship.
633.576 Notification of conservatorship powers.
633.577 to 633.579 Reserved.
CONSERVATORSHIPS FOR ABSENTEES
633.580 Petition for appointment of conservator for absentee.
633.581 Original notice governed by Rules of Civil Procedure.
633.582 Notice on county attorney.
633.583 Pleadings and trial--Rules of Civil Procedure.
633.584 Appointment of conservator.
633.585 Appointment of temporary conservator.
633.586 to 633.590 Reserved.
633.591 Voluntary petition for appointment of
633.591A Voluntary petition for
appointment of conservator for a minor--standby basis.
633.592 Petition may nominate conservator.
633.593 Deposit of petition.
633.594 Revocation of petition.
633.595 Filing petition upon occurrence of condition.
633.596 Considerations--appointment of
633.597 Conservator shall have same powers and duties.
633.598 to 633.602 Reserved.
633.603 Appointment of foreign conservators.
633.605 Personal property.
633.606 Copy of bond.
633.607 Order for delivery.
633.608 Recording of bond--notice to court.
633.609 to 633.613 Reserved.
633.614 Application of other provisions to veterans' conservatorships.
633.615 Administrator of veterans affairs--party in interest.
by 75 Acts, ch 208, §17.
633.617 Ward rated incompetent by veterans administration.
633.618 to 633.621 Repealed
by 75 Acts, ch 208, §17.
633.622 Bond requirements.
633.623 to 633.626 Reserved.
COMBINING PETITION FOR GUARDIAN
633.627 Combining petitions.
633.628 Same person as guardian and conservator.
633.629 to 633.632 Reserved.
ADMINISTRATION OF GUARDIANSHIPS
APPOINTMENT AND QUALIFICATION
OF GUARDIANS AND CONSERVATORS
633.633 Provisions applicable to all fiduciaries shall govern.
633.633A Liability of guardians and conservators.
633.633B Tort liability of
guardians and conservators.
633.634 Combination of voluntary and standby petitions with involuntary
petition for hearing.
633.635 Responsibilities of guardian.
RIGHTS AND TITLE OF WARD
633.636 Effect of appointment of guardian or conservator.
633.637 Powers of ward.
633.638 Presumption of fraud.
633.639 Title to ward's property.
633.640 Conservator's right to possession.
DUTIES AND POWERS OF CONSERVATOR
633.641 Duties of conservator.
633.642 Inventory of ward's property. Repealed by 85 Acts,
ch 29, §11.
633.643 Disposal of will by conservator.
633.644 Court order to preserve testamentary intent of ward.
633.645 Court to deliver will to clerk.
633.646 Powers of the conservator without order of court.
633.647 Powers of conservator subject to the approval of the court.
633.648 Appointment of attorney in compromise of personal injury settlements.
633.649 Powers of conservators--same as all fiduciaries.
633.650 Breach of contracts.
633.651 Tort liability of conservator. Repealed
by 89 Acts, ch 178, §21.
TRANSFERRING, ENCUMBERING, AND
LEASING PROPERTY BY CONSERVATOR
633.652 Procedure applicable to personal representatives shall govern.
633.653 Claims against the ward, the conservatorship or the conservator
in that capacity.
633.653A Claims for cost of medical care or services.
633.654 Form and verification of claims--general requirements.
633.655 Requirements when claim founded on written instrument.
633.656 How claim entitled.
633.657 Filing of claim required.
633.658 Compelling payment of claims.
633.659 Allowance by conservator.
633.660 Execution and levy prohibited.
633.661 Claims of conservators.
633.662 Claims not filed.
633.663 Waiver of statute of limitations by conservator.
633.664 Liens not affected by failure to file claim.
633.665 Separate actions and claims.
633.666 Denial and contest of claims.
633.667 Payment of claims in insolvent conservatorships.
633.668 Conservator may make gifts.
633.669 Reporting requirements--assistance by clerk.
CONSERVATOR'S INVENTORY AND REPORTS
633.670 Inventory--reporting requirements.
633.671 Requirements of report and accounting.
COSTS AND ACCOUNTS
633.672 Payment of court costs in conservatorships.
633.673 Court costs in guardianships.
633.674 Settlement of accounts.
TERMINATION OF GUARDIANSHIPS
633.675 Cause for termination.
633.676 Assets exhausted.
633.677 Accounting to ward--notice.
633.678 Delivery of assets.
633.679 Petition to terminate--request for voting rights reinstatement.
633.680 Limit on application to terminate.
633.681 Assets of minor ward exhausted.
633.682 Discharge of conservator and release of bond.
633.683 to 633.698 Reserved.
633.699 Powers of trustees.
633.699A Modification or
termination of uneconomical testamentary trust.
633.700 Intermediate report of trustees.
633.701 Final report of trustee.
633.702 Notice of application for discharge.
633.703A Creation and establishment of separate trusts.
633.703B Availability of amendment procedures.
DISCLAIMER OF SUCCESSION TO
REAL AND PERSONAL PROPERTY
POWERS OF ATTORNEY
633.705 When power of attorney not affected by disability.
633.706 Other powers of attorney not revoked until notice of death or disability.
MEDICAL ASSISTANCE TRUSTS
633.708 Disposition of medical assistance special needs
633.709 Disposition of medical
assistance income trusts.
633.710 Other powers of trustees.
633.712 through 633.799 Reserved.
TRANSFER ON DEATH
633.800 Short title--rules of
633.802 Registration in
beneficiary form--sole or joint tenancy ownership.
633.803 Registration in
beneficiary form--applicable law.
633.804 Origination of
registration in beneficiary form.
633.805 Form of registration in
633.806 Effect of registration in
633.807 Claims against a
beneficiary of a transfer on death security registration.
633.808 Death of the owner.
633.809 Protection of registering
633.810 Nontestamentary transfer
633.811 Terms, conditions, and
forms for registration.
633.812 through 633.1100 Reserved.
IOWA TRUST CODE
DEFINITIONS AND GENERAL PROVISIONS
633.1101 Short title.
633.1103 Per stirpes rule of
633.1104 Common law of trusts.
633.1105 Trust provisions control.
633.1106 General rule concerning
application of the Iowa trust code.
633.1107 Scope of trust code.
CREATION, VALIDITY, MODIFICATION,
AND TERMINATION OF TRUSTS
CREATION AND VALIDITY OF TRUSTS
633.2101 Methods of creating
633.2102 Requirements for validity.
633.2103 Statute of frauds.
633.2104 Trust purposes.
633.2105 Honorary trusts--trusts
633.2106 Resulting trusts.
633.2107 Constructive trusts.
MODIFICATION AND TERMINATION
633.2201 Termination of trust.
633.2202 Modification or
termination by settlor and all beneficiaries.
633.2203 Modification or termination of irrevocable trust by court.
633.2204 Modification of
administrative provisions by court for change of
633.2205 Noncharitable trust with
uneconomically low value.
633.2207 Combination of trusts.
633.2208 Division of trusts.
633.2301 Spendthrift protection
633.2302 Exceptions to spendthrift
633.2303 Amount reachable by creditors or transferees.
PROVISIONS RELATING TO REVOCABLE TRUSTS
633.3101 Competency to create,
revoke, or modify a revocable trust.
633.3102 Revocation or
633.3103 Other rights of settlor.
633.3104 Creditor claims against
633.3105 Rights of and creditor
claims against holder of general power of appointment.
633.3106 Children born or adopted
after execution of a revocable trust.
633.3107 Effect of divorce or
633.3108 Limitation on contest of revocable trust.
633.3109 Notice to creditors, heirs, spouse, and
633.3110 Rights of trustee
regarding claims in a probate administration.
633.3111 Trustee's liability for
OFFICE OF TRUSTEE
633.4101 Acceptance or declination
to serve as trustee.
633.4102 Trustee's bond.
633.4103 Actions by cotrustees.
633.4104 Vacancy in office of
633.4105 Filling vacancy.
633.4106 Resignation of trustee.
633.4107 Removal of trustee.
633.4108 Delivery of property by
633.4109 Compensation of trustee.
633.4110 Repayment for
633.4111 Notice of increased
FIDUCIARY DUTIES OF TRUSTEE
633.4201 Duty to administer trust--alteration by terms of trust.
633.4202 Duty of loyalty--impartiality--confidential
633.4203 Standard of prudence.
633.4204 Costs of administration.
633.4205 Special skills.
633.4207 Directory powers.
633.4209 Control and safeguarding
of trust property.
633.4210 Separation and
identification of trust property.
633.4211 Enforcement and defense
of claims and actions.
633.4212 Prior fiduciaries.
633.4213 Duty to inform and
633.4214 Duties with regard to
UNIFORM PRUDENT INVESTOR ACT
633.4301 Short title.
633.4302 Standard of care--portfolio strategy--risk and return objectives.
633.4304 Duties at inception of
633.4307 Investment costs.
633.4308 Reviewing compliance.
633.4309 Language invoking prudent
POWERS OF TRUSTEES
633.4401 General powers--fiduciary duties.
633.4402 Specific powers of
LIABILITY OF TRUSTEES TO
633.4501 Violations of duties--breach of trust.
633.4502 Breach of trust--actions.
633.4503 Breach of trust--liability.
633.4504 Limitation of action against trustee.
633.4505 Exculpation of trustee.
633.4506 Beneficiary's consent,
release, or affirmance--nonliability of trustee.
RIGHTS OF THIRD PARTIES
633.4601 Personal liability--limitations.
633.4602 Dissenting cotrustees.
633.4603 Obligations of third
633.4604 Certification of trust.
633.4605 Liability for wrongful
taking, concealing, or disposing of trust property.
633.4701 Survivorship with respect
to future interests under terms of trust--substitute takers.
633.5101 Charitable purposes.
633.5102 Application of cy-pres.
633.5103 Trust with uneconomically
633.5104 Interested persons--proceedings.
PROCEEDINGS CONCERNING TRUSTS
JURISDICTION AND VENUE
633.6101 Subject matter
633.6102 Principal place of
administration of trust.
633.6103 Jurisdiction over
trustees and beneficiaries.
633.6104 County of venue.
633.6105 Transfer of jurisdiction.
JUDICIAL PROCEEDINGS CONCERNING
633.6201 Judicial intervention
633.6202 Petitions--purposes of
SETTLEMENT AGREEMENTS AND
633.6301 Definition and
633.6302 Representation by holders
633.6303 Representation by
fiduciaries and parents.
633.6304 Representation by holders
of similar interests.
633.6305 Notice of judicial
633.6306 Appointment of guardian
633.6307 Appointment of special
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