2018 Connecticut General Statutes
Title 45a - Probate Courts and Procedure
Chapter 802h - Protected Persons and Their Property
Section 45a-698 - (Formerly Sec. 45-78x). Application by guardian or conservator for consent to sterilization.
Whenever sterilization is sought of a person under guardianship or conservatorship, application for consent to sterilization shall be filed in Probate Court by the guardian, conservator or other interested party. Notification and appointment of legal counsel shall be carried out pursuant to sections 45a-693 and 45a-694. The individual for whom sterilization is sought shall be present at the hearing unless the court, for good cause shown, shall excuse such attendance.
(P.A. 79-543, S. 9, 14.)
History: Sec. 45-78x transferred to Sec. 45a-698 in 1991.