FIDUCIARY ACCESS TO DIGITAL ASSETS ACT (EXCERPT)
Act 59 of 2016
700.1010 Disclosure of other digital assets of principal.
Unless otherwise ordered by the court, directed by the principal, or provided by a power of attorney, a digital custodian shall disclose to an agent with specific authority over digital assets or general authority to act on behalf of a principal a catalogue of electronic communications sent or received by the principal and any digital assets, other than the content of electronic communications, of the principal if the agent gives to the digital custodian all of the following:
(a) A written request for disclosure in physical or electronic form.
(b) An original or a copy of the power of attorney that gives the agent authority over digital assets or general authority to act on behalf of the principal.
(c) An affidavit from the agent under section 5505 of the estates and protected individuals code, 1998 PA 386, MCL 700.5505.
(d) If requested by the digital custodian, any of the following:
(i) A number, username, address, or other unique subscriber or account identifier assigned by the digital custodian to identify the principal's account.
(ii) Evidence linking the account to the principal.
History: 2016, Act 59, Eff. June 27, 2016
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