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 Chapter 461 Nonprobate Transfers Law 
461.001   Transfers on death, certain provisions deemed nontestamentary, exceptions. (8/28/1995)
461.003   Law, how cited. (8/28/1989)
461.005   Definitions. (8/28/2005)
461.009   Nonprobate transfers not subject to requirements of a will — effect with or without consideration. (8/28/1995)
461.011   Transferring entity acting as agent for owner subject to nontransfer law, agency does not end with death of owner, duties. (8/28/1995)
461.012   Nonprobate transfers subject to agreement of transferring entity, when. (8/28/1995)
461.014   Transferring entity, obligation resulting from acceptance and registration. (8/28/1995)
461.021   Beneficiary designation under written instrument or law, effect. (8/28/1995)
461.023   Assignments effective on death of owner — delivery, effect. (8/28/1995)
461.025   Deeds effective on death of owner — recording, effect. (8/28/1995)
461.026   Procedure to transfer tangible personal property to take effect on death of owner. (8/28/1995)
461.027   Transferor may directly transfer property to a transferee to hold as owner in beneficiary form — transferee shall be owner of property for all purposes — transfer effective, when. (8/28/1995)
461.028   Registration of property, including accounts and securities in beneficiary form, effect. (8/28/1995)
461.031   Effect of beneficiary designation on ownership of property during lifetime and at death. (8/28/1995)
461.033   Revocation or change of beneficiaries designation. (8/28/1995)
461.035   Agents may not make, revoke or change beneficiary unless document establishes agent's right or court order authorizes — authorized withdrawals may extinguish beneficiary's right to transfer. (8/28/1995)
461.037   Property designated for a beneficiary if lost, destroyed, damaged or involuntarily converted, during owner's lifetime, effect. (8/28/1995)
461.039   Effect of collateral conveyances or liens on property subject to nonprobate transfer. (8/28/1995)
461.042   Survival required. (8/28/1995)
461.043   Beneficiary designation designating a trustee under trust not invalid because trust is amendable or revocable — trust that is revoked, terminated or does not exist at death of owner, effect. (8/28/1995)
461.045   Lineal descendant substitutes. (8/28/1995)
461.048   Disclaimer. (8/28/1995)
461.051   Marriage dissolution or annulment — revocation of transfer to former spouse or relative of spouse, exception — remarriage to spouse, nullification of annulment, effect, relative of the owner's spouse, defined. (8/28/1995)
461.054   Disqualification for fraud, duress and undue influence and causing owner's death — proceeding to determine disqualification. (8/28/1995)
461.059   Omitted spouse or child, probate rules do not apply — after-born child or after-adopted child, effect on nonprobate transfers. (8/28/1995)
461.062   Nonprobate transfer rules. (8/28/1995)
461.065   Transferring entity, protection. (8/28/1995)
461.067   Rights of owners and beneficiaries — improper distribution, liability of distributee — purchasers from distributee protected. (8/28/1995)
461.071   Rights of creditors. (8/28/1995)
461.073   Scope and application of law. (8/28/2001)
461.076   Jurisdiction of probate division of circuit court. (8/28/1995)
461.079   Beneficiary designation valid under law of another state enforceable in Missouri — effect of transfer determined by local law selected in document or designation. (8/28/1995)
461.081   Nonprobate transfer laws to be effective when — prior transfers to be valid. (8/28/1989)
461.300   Recipients of recoverable transfer to pay pro rata share of all property received to cover statutory allowances and claims due estate, enforced by action for accounting, time limitation — action effect on transferring entity. (8/28/2004)
 - Cross References
Bank or trust companies pay-on-death accounts, form, effect, payment, 362.471
Motor vehicles and trailers, certificates of ownership, nonprobate transfers on death, form, procedure, 301.675 to 301.684

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