|01/04/23: to Committee on Committees (H)
|AN ACT relating to guardians and conservators.
|Bill Request Number
|L. Burke, G. Brown Jr.
|Summary of Original Version
|Amend KRS 387.350, relating to determination of disability and appointment of a guardian or conservator, to create additional requirements for petition; amend KRS 387.580 to add specific findings to be made at a hearing; amend KRS 387.600 to make recognition of the respondent's power of attorney discretionary; amend KRS 387.620 to create additional requirements for petition; clarify procedure for an informal request; require jury trials to modify an order; specify that an order may include visitation arrangements and limitation of the ward's ability to enter into a contract; amend KRS 387.640 and 387.660 to specify duties of the Cabinet for Health and Family Services if that cabinet is a guardian or limited guardian; provide that the Act may be cited as the Conservatorship Advocacy to Remove Exploitation (C.A.R.E.) Act.
|Index Headings of Original Version
Disabilities and the Disabled - Hearings for appointment of guardian or conservator, additional requirements
Disabilities and the Disabled - Petition for appointment of guardians or conservator, additional requirements
Guardians - Hearings for appointment of guardian or conservator, additional requirements
Guardians - Petition, additional requirements
Short Titles and Popular Names - Conservatorship Advocacy to Remove Exploitation (C.A.R.E.) Act
Civil Procedure - Guardianship hearings, additional requirements
Civil Procedure - Guardianship petition, additional requirements
Last updated: 11/9/2023 3:03 PM (EST)