2019 Utah Code
Title 75 - Utah Uniform Probate Code
Chapter 9 - Uniform Power of Attorney Act
Part 1 - General Provisions
Section 118 - Agent's resignation -- Notice.

Universal Citation: UT Code § 75-9-118 (2019)
Effective 5/10/2016
75-9-118. Agent's resignation -- Notice.
Unless the power of attorney provides a different method for an agent's resignation, an agent may resign by giving notice to the principal and, if the principal is incapacitated:
  • (1) to the guardian, if one has been appointed for the principal, and a coagent or successor agent; or
  • (2) if there is no person described in Subsection (1), to:
    • (a) the principal's caregiver;
    • (b) another person reasonably believed by the agent to have sufficient interest in the principal's welfare; or
    • (c) a governmental agency having authority to protect the welfare of the principal.


Enacted by Chapter 256, 2016 General Session
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