Probate Practice and Procedure
Revised Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act
R.I. Gen. Laws § 33-27.1-9
§ 33-27.1-9. Disclosure of content of electronic communications of principal.
To the extent a power of attorney expressly grants an agent authority over the content of electronic communications sent or received by the principal and unless directed otherwise by the principal or the court, a custodian shall disclose to the agent the content if the agent gives the custodian:
(1) A written request for disclosure in physical or electronic form;
(2) An original or copy of the power of attorney expressly granting the agent authority over the content of electronic communications of the principal;
(3) A certification by the agent, under penalty of perjury, that the power of attorney is in effect;
(4) A number, username, address, or other unique subscriber or account identifier assigned by the custodian to identify the principal's account; and
(5) Evidence linking the account to the principal.
History of Section.
P.L. 2019, ch. 200, § 2; P.L. 2019, ch. 262, § 2.