2018 Connecticut General Statutes
Title 45a - Probate Courts and Procedure
Chapter 802h - Protected Persons and Their Property
Section 45a-679 - (Formerly Sec. 45-331). Conflicts between plenary guardian, limited guardian, conservator of the estate or person and temporary conservator to be resolved by Probate Court.

Universal Citation: CT Gen Stat § 45a-679 (2018)

If a protected person or conserved person has both a plenary guardian or limited guardian and a conservator of the estate or person or a temporary conservator who are not the same person and a conflict arises between the two concerning the duties and responsibilities or authority of either, the matter shall be submitted to the Probate Court making the appointment of such guardian or conservator and such court shall, after a hearing, order the course of action which in its discretion is in the best interest of the protected person or conserved person.

(P.A. 82-337, S. 12; P.A. 86-323, S. 9; P.A. 03-51, S. 8; P.A. 07-116, S. 29; P.A. 11-129, S. 20; P.A. 16-49, S. 10.)

History: P.A. 86-323 substituted “ward” for person and “plenary guardian” for “guardian of the mentally retarded person”, and added “or person or a temporary conservator”; Sec. 45-331 transferred to Sec. 45a-679 in 1991; P.A. 03-51 substituted “person with mental retardation” for “mentally retarded person”; P.A. 07-116 added references to “conserved person”; pursuant to P.A. 11-129, “mental retardation” was changed editorially by the Revisors to “intellectual disability”; P.A. 16-49 replaced “ward” with “protected person”, deleted reference to person with intellectual disability re plenary or limited guardian and made a technical change.

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