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Fla. Stat. § 736.0702 – Florida Statutes

Text of Fla. Stat. § 736.0702

Trustee’s bond.—

(1) A trustee shall give bond to secure performance of the trustee’s duties only if the court finds that a bond is needed to protect the interests of the beneficiaries or is required by the terms of the trust and the court has not dispensed with the requirement.

(2) The court may specify the amount of a bond, the trustee’s liabilities under the bond, and whether sureties are necessary. The court may modify or terminate a bond at any time.

History of Fla. Stat. § 736.0702

Fla. Stat. § 736.0702 became law on July 1, 2007 as part of the Florida Trust Code. It has not been amended or revised since that date.

Cases Citing Fla. Stat. § 736.0702

Currently, no cases cite or reference Fla. Stat. § 736.0702.