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Subpart 1.


When a ward moves or plans to move to another county, the county of guardianship responsibility may refer the ward to the county where the person is living, or plans to live, with a request for fulfilling the powers and duties of guardianship.

Subp. 2.

Transfer of responsibility.

All or any portion of the powers and duties that have been delegated by the department to the county of guardianship responsibility may be transferred to the county of supervisory responsibility by written agreement between the two local agencies. Upon entering into a written agreement with the county of guardianship responsibility, the supervising agency is responsible for the ward. The county of guardianship responsibility shall notify the department of all transfers of responsibilities by submitting a copy of the written agreement to the department within 30 calendar days of the effective date of the agreement.

Subp. 3.

Transfer of venue.

The county of guardianship responsibility may be changed by the court through a transfer of venue according to Minnesota Statutes, section 525.57.

Statutory Authority:

MS s 252A.21


17 SR 2276

Published Electronically:

October 16, 2013