B. A custodian nominated under this section must be ...
A person having the right to designate the recipient of property
transferable upon the occurrence of a future event may revocably nominate a
custodian to receive the property for a minor beneficiary upon the occurrence
of the event by naming the custodian followed in substance by the words: "as
custodian for ...................... (name of minor) under the Virginia
Uniform Transfers to
Minors Act." The nomination may name one or more persons as substitute
custodians to whom the property must be transferred, in the order named, if
the first nominated custodian dies before the transfer or is unable, declines,
or is ineligible to serve. The nomination may be made in a will, a trust, a
deed, an instrument exercising a power of appointment, or in a writing
designating a beneficiary of contractual rights which is registered with or
delivered to the payor, issuer, or other obligor of the contractual rights.
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