2019 Minnesota Statutes
Chapters 520 - 523 — Fiduciaries; Powers Of Attorney
Chapter 523 — Powers Of Attorney
Section 523.01 — Authorization.
A person who is a competent adult may, as principal, designate another person or an authorized corporation as the person's attorney-in-fact by a written power of attorney. The power of attorney is validly executed when it is dated and signed by the principal and, in the case of a signature on behalf of the principal, by another, or by a mark, acknowledged by a notary public. Only powers of attorney validly created pursuant to this section or section 523.02 are validly executed powers of attorney for the purposes of sections 523.01 to 523.24.
History: 1984 c 603 s 3; 1993 c 13 art 2 s 1