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1. A powerholder of a general power of appointment that permits appointment to the powerholder or the powerholder's estate may make any appointment, including an appointment in trust or creating a new power of appointment, that the powerholder could make in disposing of the powerholder's own property.
2. A powerholder of a general power of appointment that permits appointment only to the creditors of the powerholder or of the powerholder's estate may appoint only to those creditors.
3. The powerholder of a nongeneral power may:
(1) Make an appointment in any form, including an appointment in trust, in favor of a permissible appointee;
(2) Create a general power in a permissible appointee; or
(3) Create a nongeneral power in any person to appoint to one or more of the permissible appointees of the original nongeneral power.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - Missouri Revised Statutes Title XXXI. Trusts and Estates of Decedents and Persons Under Disability § 456.1035. Permissible appointment - last updated January 01, 2018 | https://codes.findlaw.com/mo/title-xxxi-trusts-and-estates-of-decedents-and-persons-under-disability/mo-rev-st-456-1035.html
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