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Editor: Gerry W. Beyer
Texas Tech Univ. School of Law

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

D.C. Proposes Electronic Will Statute

Covid2In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and its astounding affects on the economy and the daily lives of American citizens, the Washington D.C. legislature proposed the COVID-19 Response Supplemental Emergency Amendment Act of 2020 yesterday. Today, an amendment was added to allow its citizens to create wills electronically when "the Mayor has declared a public health emergency."

To read the amendment, see here.

https://lawprofessors.typepad.com/trusts_estates_prof/2020/04/dc-proposes-electronic-will-statute.html

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