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Guardianship System Needs Fixing, Report Concludes

The Senate Special Committee on Aging hold's annual hearings on the nation's guardianship system in July. The special Committee will then issue a report around September. In 2018 testimony centered around the how state systems can be improved to...

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Guardianship and Conservatorship

Every adult is assumed to be capable of making his or her own decisions unless a court determines otherwise. If an adult becomes incapable of making responsible decisions due to a mental disability, the court will appoint a substitute decision maker,...

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