Probating Trust Assets
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Please seek information from your trust officer, your local BIA office, or call the Trust Beneficiary Call Center, toll free, at 1-888-678-6836 for information on estate planning options during your lifetime.
The American Indian Probate Reform Act of 2004 (AIPRA), which amended the Indian Land Consolidation Act (ILCA), was enacted on October 27, 2004. AIPRA created a nationwide Indian probate code and changed the way trust estates are distributed to heirs. AIPRA may affect ownership rights in trust or restricted land, except for land located in Alaska.