Legislation: adult guardianships

01/17/2017, Legislation, Guardianship/Conservatorship of Adults - Ward

SB 501 would require a court to appoint counsel for adult protective proceedings (including guardianships) upon request, provided that the court holds hearing, while SB 502 would require the court to a hold hearing for any petition for appointment of a fiduciary or guardian filed by a county public guardian and require counsel to be appointed for such hearings.


SB 501 introduced and sent to President's desk on 1/9/17.  Referred to Judiciary and Ways and Means Committee on 1/17/17.  Public hearing held on 3/1/17.


SB 502 introduced and sent to President's desk on 1/9/17.  Referred to Judiciary and Ways and Means Committee on 1/17/17.  Public hearing held on 3/1/17.  Work session scheduled for 4/13/18.


View the testimony submitted to the public hearing.

 

Nccrc_involvement_icon The NCCRC submitted testimony in support of these bills.