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UPPO aggregates the most important news and information about unclaimed property, including updates on legislation, reporting and compliance. Read the most up-to-date headlines here, and join UPPO for access to govWATCH for frequent briefings on state-specific legislation.

UPPO leadership is available to speak with the media on a variety of topics related to unclaimed property. To request an interview, contact Toni Nuernberg, executive director at 763-253-4344 or toni@uppo.org.

UPPO Advocacy Activity
Monday, August 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
UPPO Surveys State Administrators About Reporting Changes »
In July, UPPO’s Government Relations and Advocacy Committee (GRAC) surveyed state unclaimed property administrators, reque...
Wednesday, August 9, 2017
Judge in Office Depot Case Denies UPPO Amicus Brief »
On July 6, 2017, Third Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Joseph A. Greenway Jr. denied a motion by the Unclaimed Property Pro...
Monday, August 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
UPPO Submits Comments to ABA Regarding Model Unclaimed Property Act »
The American Bar Association is in the process of drafting a revised version of its Model Unclaimed Property Act, an alter...
Tuesday, May 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
UPPO submits amicus brief in Office Depot case »
On Thursday, May 4, 2017, the Unclaimed Property Professionals Organization filed an amicus brief with the U.S. Court of A...
Tuesday, April 18, 2017   (1 Comment - view/add)
UPPO comments on Tennessee RUUPA bills »
  The Tennessee RUUPA bills ( H.B. 420 & S.B. 371 ) were introduced in February, and saw its most recent act...
Monday, April 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
UPPO weighs in on Illinois RUUPA bill »
  Illinois H.B. 2603 , a RUUPA-inspired bill, was introduced earlier this year, and re-referred to the Executiv...
Thursday, March 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
UPPO flags issues for DE's consideration »
  Delaware made headlines with its swift passage of S.B. 13 in February 2017. UPPO assembled a work group...
Tuesday, February 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
UPPO submits comments to Utah »
  Utah introduced Utah S.B. 175 , a version of the Revised Uniform Unclaimed Property Act. On Friday, Feb. 24,...
Tuesday, February 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
UPPO responds to securities liquidation bills »
  Arkansas and South Dakota introduced bills that would require the liquidation prior to or shortly after the esch...
Wednesday, October 12, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Arkansas responds to UPPO's concerns about mineral interests »
  The General Counsel of the Arkansas State Auditor's office issued a letter to UPPO , dated Oct. 5, stating th...
Friday, October 7, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
UPPO recommends changes to Iowa's proposed administrative rules »
  UPPO submitted comments to Iowa regarding its proposed administrative rule changes, published in IA ARC 2...
Friday, September 23, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
UPPO Submits Comment to Pennsylvania Regarding HB 1605 »
  Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf signed PA H.B. 1605 into law on July 13, 2016. It included provisions related to...
Monday, August 1, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
UPPO Files Amicus Brief with SCOTUS »
On Monday, Aug. 1 the Unclaimed Property Professionals Organization filed an amicus brief asking the U.S. Supreme Court to...
Wednesday, March 30, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
UPPO sends audit manual commentary to Delaware »
On Feb. 1, 2016, Delaware released its draft audit manual which is open to public comment until April 1, 2016. &...
Tuesday, March 8, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
UPPO submits letters of support for MA S. 1710 & AZ H.B. 2343 »
Two bills are pending in the Massachusetts and Arizona legislatures that would prohibit contingency fee auditors in unclai...
Thursday, September 10, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
UPPO Submits Amicus Curiae Brief to the U.S. Supreme Court: Taylor v. Yee »
On Tuesday, September 8, 2015, UPPO's Amicus Curiae Brief was submitted to the U.S. Supreme Court regarding the Taylor...
Thursday, April 30, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
UPPO Establishes Task Force to Craft Recommendations for DE Audit Manual »
In response to the enactment of Delaware S.B. 11, which requires Delaware to create an unclaimed property audit manual, UP...
Monday, March 23, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
UPPO Submits Comment to Michigan Regarding Proposed Audit Rules »
  On March 13, 2015, UPPO submitted comments to the Michigan Department of Treasury's regarding its proposed rules...
Thursday, January 22, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
UPPO Sends Concerns to Nevada State Treasurer »
  On Jan. 22, UPPO responded to a new administrative policy established by the Nevada State Treasurer’s Office, w...
Friday, October 31, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
UPPO to Attend ULC Meeting Nov. 7 - 8 »
UPPO will be attending the Uniform Law Commission Committee to Revise the Uniform Unclaimed Property Act (ULC drafting com...
Monday, June 23, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
UPPO Submits Written Recommendations to ULC »
On Thursday, June 19, UPPO submitted written recommendations to the Uniform Law Commission for consideration durin...
Tuesday, October 1, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
UPPO Submits Comments on Michigan H.B. 4703 »
UPPO submitted comments to Chair of the Michigan Senate Finance Committee Jack Brandenburg in regards to Michigan H.B. 470...
Friday, July 20, 2012
UPPO Letter to Delaware - Inactivity Standard for Securities »
On Tuesday, July 17, 2012, the UPPO Board of Directors, working with UPPO's Government Relations and Advocacy Committee (G...

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