2012 Rhode Island General Laws
Title 33 - Probate practice and procedure
Chapter 33-15.1 - Guardianship of Minors
Chapter 33-15.1-5 - Appointment of guardians for minors.


RI Gen L § 33-15.1-5 (2012) What's This?

§ 33-15.1-5 Appointment of guardians for minors. – A probate court may appoint a guardian of a minor under the age of fourteen (14) years. A minor of the age of fourteen (14) years or over may nominate his or her own guardian, who, if approved by the probate court, shall be appointed accordingly.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1992, ch. 493, § 5.)

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