Proposed amendment to the Trusts Act 2019
With members support we have been engaging with Chapman Trip around their bid to seek an amendment to the Trusts Act 2019. Section 67 (2)(a) currently states that trustees cannot grant non-trustees the power to distribute trust property (which we understand would include grants). Below are Chapman Tripp's letter to the Ministry of Justice, explanatory slides and conversation points for member influencing.
Letter to Ministry of Justice:
Conversation points for member influencing: