Article 1. Trustee's Duties in General - California Probate Code Section 16001

16001.  (a) Except as provided in subdivision (b), the trustee of a
revocable trust shall follow any written direction acceptable to the
trustee given from time to time (1) by the person then having the
power to revoke the trust or the part thereof with respect to which
the direction is given or (2) by the person to whom the settlor
delegates the right to direct the trustee.
   (b) If a written direction given under subdivision (a) would have
the effect of modifying the trust, the trustee has no duty to follow
the direction unless it complies with the requirements for modifying
the trust.

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