HB 60 (BR 807) - J. Clarke
AN ACT relating to legal representatives.
Create a new section of KRS 311.621 to 311.643 to require a court appointed fiduciary, charged with the care and protection of a person, to be bound by the terms of the person's advance living will directive; amend KRS 386.093 to define "durable power of attorney"; establish the responsibilities of an attorney in fact and a fiduciary when a durable power of attorney is in effect; amend KRS 387.530 to require that a petition, for a determination of partial disability or disability and appointment of a guardian, shall state the name and address of the respondent's attorney in fact under a durable power of attorney and the respondent's health surrogate with authority to make decisions under a living will directive; amend KRS 387.600 to permit a court to name a person with power of attorney for an individual as that individual's limited guardian, guardian, limited conservator, or conservator; repeal KRS 387.605.
HB 60 - AMENDMENTS
HCS - Prohibit a fiduciary from revoking or amending a power of attorney which a principal has granted someone other than the fiduciary; delete the repeal of KRS 387.605; make technical amendments.
(Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)
Jan 6-introduced in House
Jan 7-to Judiciary (H)
Jan 16-posted in committee
Jan 22-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
Jan 23-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for January 26, 1998
Jan 26-3rd reading, passed 92-1 with Committee Substitute
Jan 27-received in Senate
Jan 28-to Judiciary (S)
Mar 18-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
Mar 19-2nd reading, to Rules
Mar 24-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for March 25, 1998
Mar 25-3rd reading, passed 31-0
Mar 26-received in House; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer
Mar 27-delivered to Governor
Apr 7-signed by Governor