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§ 6-1442.02. Guardians with limited authority; authority limited to not handling any assets of the ward.

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   A guardian or nominated guardian may apply to the court for an order that provides that the guardian shall have no authority over the estate of the ward.

   (A) If that order is obtained, then the guardian shall have no authority over the estate of the ward which restrictions shall be included on the Letters issued.  If the guardian becomes a representative payee, the guardian shall notify the court and interested parties within 7 days of receiving notice of becoming a representative payee and shall apply to the court to have the guardian’s Letters appropriately modified. The guardian shall remain subject to the requirement of § 6-1442(E).

   (B) Upon application of a guardian who has received an order under this section, with notice to all interested parties, the updated inventory may be waived by the court for good cause shown.

   (C) If the guardian becomes the representative payee or has control of other assets of the ward, the guardian shall file an accounting with the court.

§ 6-1442.02 adopted May 23, 2013, effective September 1, 2013.

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