2016 Code of Alabama
Title 26 - INFANTS AND INCOMPETENTS.
Chapter 2A - ALABAMA UNIFORM GUARDIANSHIP AND PROTECTIVE PROCEEDINGS ACT.
Article 2 - Protection of Persons Under Disability and Their Property.
Division 2 - Guardians of Incapacitated Persons.
Section 26-2A-108 - General powers and duties of guardian.

AL Code § 26-2A-108 (2016) What's This?
Section 26-2A-108General powers and duties of guardian.

THIS SECTION WAS AMENDED BY ACT 2016-404 IN THE 2016 REGULAR SESSION, EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2017. TO SEE THE AMENDED VERSION, SEE THE VERSION LABELED PENDING.

Except as limited pursuant to Section 26-2A-105(c), a guardian of an incapacitated person is responsible for health, support, education, or maintenance of the ward, but is not liable to third persons by reason of that responsibility for acts of the ward. In particular and without qualifying the foregoing, a guardian has the same duties, powers, and responsibilities as a guardian for a minor as described in Section 26-2A-78(b), (c), and (d).

(Acts 1987, No. 87-590, p. 975, §2-209.)

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