1161.24 Serving as trustee.

(A) A savings bank may serve as trustee of any trust that qualifies, at the time the savings bank becomes trustee, for tax treatment under section 401 or 408 of the "Internal Revenue Code of 1986," 100 Stat. 2085, 26 U.S.C.A. 1 , as amended. The savings bank may invest the funds of any such trust in savings accounts or deposits of a domestic savings bank or in equity or debt securities issued by a domestic savings bank.

(B) Whenever any deposit or stock deposit is made in a savings bank by any person in trust for another and no further notice of the existence and terms of a legal and valid trust is given in writing to the savings bank, the deposit or stock deposit or any part thereof together with the dividends or interest thereon, in the event of the death of the trustee, may be paid to the person for whom the deposit or stock deposit was made.

(C) Any funds held in trust as authorized by division (A) or (B) of this section may be commingled by the trustee savings bank in one or more accounts. Whenever individual trust funds are commingled, separate records shall be maintained by the trustee savings bank for each trust account comprising the commingled fund.

(D) Exercise of the limited trust power granted savings banks by this section is not subject to regulation other than by the superintendent of savings banks pursuant to this chapter and Chapters 1163. and 1165. of the Revised Code.

Effective Date: 10-23-1991; 01-01-2007