Legislative Fact Sheet - Adult Guardianship and Protective Proceedings Jurisdiction Act

Act Adult Guardianship and Protective Proceedings Jurisdiction Act
Origin Completed by the Uniform Law Commission in 2007.
Description Addresses the issue of jurisdiction over adult guardianships, conservatorships & other protective proceedings, providing a mechanism for resolving multi-state jurisdictional disputes. The goal is that only one state will have jurisdiction at any one time.

Council of State Governments (CSG) as "Suggested State Legislation."

(Approved by the American Bar Association)



Enactments Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wyoming
2014 Introductions California, Massachusetts, Michigan, Rhode Island
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