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TRANSFER ON DEATH (updated January, 2006)

Below is a list of states that have enacted the Uniform Transfer on Death (TOD). Currently, 48 of the 50 states have adopted the TOD Security Registration Act.

For further information or to read the Act, please visit the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws' website at www.nccusl.org and select "TOD Security Registration Act" from the drop-down box.

STATE
BILL STATUS
EFFECTIVE DATE
Alabama
PASSED
May 29, 1997
Alaska
PASSED
Jan 1, 1997
Arizona
PASSED
Jan 1, 1996
Arkansas
PASSED
Aug 13, 1993
California
PASSED
Jan 1, 1999
Colorado
PASSED
Jul 1, 1990
Connecticut
PASSED
May 14, 1997
Delaware
PASSED
Jun 26, 1996
District of Columbia
PASSED
Apr 27, 2001
Florida
PASSED
Jan 1, 1995
Georgia
PASSED
Jul 1, 1999
Hawaii
PASSED
Apr 29, 1998
Idaho
PASSED
Jul 1, 1996
Illinois
PASSED
Jan 1, 1995
Indiana
PASSED
Jul 1, 1997
Iowa
PASSED
May 26, 1997
Kansas
PASSED
Jul 1, 1994
Kentucky
PASSED
Aug 1, 1998
Louisiana
 
 
Maine
PASSED
Mar 27, 1998
Maryland
PASSED
Oct 1, 1994
Massachusetts
PASSED
signed by Gov. Nov 5, 1998
Michigan
PASSED
Dec 20, 1996
Minnesota
PASSED
Jun 1, 1992
Mississippi
PASSED
Mar 24, 1997
Missouri
PASSED
Jan 1, 1990
Montana
PASSED
Oct 1, 1993
Nebraska
PASSED
Sep 9, 1993
Nevada
PASSED
Jun 1, 1997
New Hampshire
PASSED
Jun 18, 1997
New Jersey
PASSED
Sep 20, 1995
New Mexico
PASSED
Jul 1, 1992
New York
PASSED 
Jan 1, 2006
North Carolina
PASSED 
Oct 1, 2005
North Dakota
PASSED
Jul 1, 1991
Ohio
PASSED
Oct 1, 1993
Oklahoma
PASSED
Sep 1, 1994
Oregon
PASSED
Sep 29, 1991
Pennsylvania
PASSED
Dec 18, 1996
Rhode Island
PASSED
Jul 9, 1998
South Carolina
PASSED
Jun 13, 1997
South Dakota
PASSED
Jul 1, 1996
Tennessee
PASSED
Jul 1, 1995
Texas
 
 
Utah
PASSED
May 1, 1995
Vermont
PASSED
Jul 1, 1999
Virginia
PASSED
Jul 1, 1994
Washington
PASSED
Jul 25, 1993
West Virginia
PASSED
Jun 8, 1994
Wisconsin
PASSED
May 11, 1990
Wyoming
PASSED
Jul 1, 1993