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decant

To drain fuel from the lowest point of the fuel tank. This is normally done to check fuel for any impurities. Also called sumping.
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The more nuanced question is raised where the beneficiary is age 34 and his mother is still living when the trustee decants the trust.
It will be up to the courts in the jurisdictions permitting decanting to determine whether the old trust is deemed to be terminated when a trustee decants all trust assets to a new trust.
Scottish Welfare Fund decants approximately 30 qty per annum