524.5-211 DELEGATION OF POWER BY PARENT OR GUARDIAN.
(a) A parent, legal custodian, or guardian of a minor or incapacitated person, by a properly
executed power of attorney, may delegate to another person, for a period not exceeding one
year, any powers regarding care, custody, or property of the minor or ward, except the power to
consent to marriage or adoption of a minor ward.
(b) A parent who executes a delegation of powers under this section must mail or give a copy
of the document to any other parent within 30 days of its execution unless:
(1) the other parent does not have parenting time or has supervised parenting time; or
(2) there is an existing order for protection under chapter 518B or a similar law of another
state in effect against the other parent to protect the parent, legal custodian, or guardian executing
the delegation of powers or the child.
(c) A parent, legal custodian, or guardian of a minor child may also delegate those powers by
designating a standby or temporary custodian under chapter 257B.
History: 2003 c 12 art 1 s 26