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DCR 3.602 Trusts
A. TESTAMENTARY TRUSTS; TRUSTS FOR PERSONS SUBJECT TO CONSERVATORSHIPS

Chapter 59 of the Kansas Statutes Annotated and the Rules of the District Court of the Third Judicial District applicable to Probate Proceedings shall apply to legal proceedings to supervise the administration of trusts and powers created by wills admitted to probate, and trusts and powers created by written instruments other than wills in favor of persons subject to conservatorship; to appoint and remove trustees for such trust, to make all necessary orders relating to such trust estates, to direct and control the official acts of such trustees, and to settle their accounts. See K.S.A. 59-103(a)(7). As required by K.S.A. 59-103(b), every petition to commence an action pursuant to Chapter 59 shall state, immediately below the clause showing the name of the court, parties and case docket number, the following: "Petition pursuant to Chapter 59 of the Kansas Statutes Annotated." The filing of annual accountings is required in every trust proceeding under Chapter 59, unless waived by the trust instrument or in writing by all beneficiaries. Unless excused by the Court in advance, no approval of accountings will be considered except where a petition for approval is filed and notice given to all beneficiaries.

B. KANSAS UNIFORM TRUST CODE PROCEEDINGS

Every petition to commence an action pursuant to the Kansas uniform trust code, K.S.A. 58a-101, et seq. shall state, immediately below the clause showing the name of the court, parties and case docket number, the following: "Petition pursuant to Chapter 58a of the Kansas Statutes Annotated." The Kansas Code of Civil Procedure, K.S.A. 60-201 et seq., and the Rules of the District Court of the Third Judicial District applicable to Probate Proceedings shall apply to actions under the Kansas uniform trust code. See K.S.A. 60-201 and 60-265.

Adopted: July 16, 2008