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GUARDIANS AND CONSERVATORS

Acceptance of office, guardianship and protective proceedings, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-111

Acknowledgments in a representative capacity, Minn. Statutes 2006 358.41, 2006 358.50

Adoption, Minn. Statutes 2006 259.21, 2006 259.24, 2006 259.49

Advanced practice registered nurses

Guardian appointed for, Minn. Statutes 2006 148.262

Alternative dispute resolution

Civil Mediation Act, inapplicability, Minn. Statutes 2006 572.40

Exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2006 484.76, 2006 494.03

Appointment

Committed persons, Minn. Statutes 2006 253B.23

Developmentally disabled persons, Minn. Statutes 2006 252A.111, 2006 256.93

Generally

Acceptance, effect, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-111

Additional guardians and conservators, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-112

Conservators, procedure, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-401

Multiple appointments, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-117

Successor guardians and conservators, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-112

Termination of appointment, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-112

Transfer of jurisdiction, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-107

Incapacitated persons

Attorney for respondent, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-311

Court orders, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-310

Emergency guardians, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-311

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-301

Judicial appointment, generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-303

Notice, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-302

Proceedings, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-409

Temporary substitute guardians, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-312

Termination, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-431

Investment companies, Minn. Statutes 2006 54.297

MFIP participants, Minn. Statutes 2006 256J.39

Minors, see GUARDIANS OF MINORS

Paternity lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2006 257.60

Public guardians or conservators, Minn. Statutes 2006 357.021

Savings associations, Minn. Statutes 2006 51A.45

Vulnerable adults, Minn. Statutes 2006 626.557

Apprenticeship agreements, duties, Minn. Statutes 2006 178.08

Arbitration, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2006 484.73

Authorization by

Commitment of wards, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2006 253B.03

Background checks

Guardianship and protective proceedings, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-118

Bank deposits of minors, rights, Minn. Statutes 2006 48.30

Banks with trust powers, acting as, Minn. Statutes 2006 48A.07

Banks, acting as

Merger or consolidation, effect, Minn. Statutes 2006 49.38

National banking associations, conversions, Minn. Statutes 2006 49.44

Bonds (officers and fiduciaries)

Insurance companies, liquidation, filing new bonds, Minn. Statutes 2006 60B.26

Lawsuits on, Minn. Statutes 2006 574.24, 2006 574.25

Surety costs, expense claims, Minn. Statutes 2006 574.19

Certified copies

Birth and death records, issuance to, Minn. Statutes 2006 144.225

Child custody proceedings

Notice received, Minn. Statutes 2006 518.156

Child support proceedings, Minn. Statutes 2006 518C.302

Children, see GUARDIANS OF MINORS

Chiropractors, guardian appointed for, Minn. Statutes 2006 148.10

Committed persons, see Guardians and conservators under COMMITMENTS

Compensation and salaries

In forma pauperis proceedings, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-502

Conflict of laws, Guardianship and Protective Proceedings Act, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-411

Consent

Child custody investigations, Minn. Statutes 2006 518.167

Child labor, employment certificates, Minn. Statutes 2006 181A.05

Committed persons, intrusive mental health treatment, duties, Minn. Statutes 2006 253B.03, 2006 253B.05

Developmentally disabled persons, Minn. Statutes 2006 253B.03

Disclosure of identity in abuse reports, Minn. Statutes 2006 626.557, 2006 626.5571

Incapacitated persons, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-313

Independent living assistance for youth clients, money management, Minn. Statutes 2006 245A.22

Technology Assistance Review Panel, review by, Minn. Statutes 2006 256.9691

Conservatees, commitment, see COMMITMENTS

Conservators of estates

Transfers to minors accounts, Minn. Statutes 2006 527.38, 2006 527.39

Conservators

Agents, use of, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-426

Appointment, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-401 to 2006 524.5-404

Claims, payment, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-429

Conflicts of interest, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-423

Defined as interested persons, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-102

Delegation of duties, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-426

Duties, generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-411

Evidence, legal relationship between conservator and protected person, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-421

Foreign conservators, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-432, 2006 524.5-433

Legal relationship between conservator and protected person, evidence, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-421

Liability, limitation, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-411, 2006 524.5-430

Notice received, waivers of notice, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-402

Personal representative, petition for appointment, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-428

Persons dealing with, good faith, protection, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-424

Powers, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-410 to 2006 524.5-412, 2006 524.5-417, 2006 524.5-418

Termination of conservatorship proceedings, duties, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-431

Who may be conservator, priorities, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-413

Conservatorship estates

Claims against, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-429

Distribution, principles of distribution, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-427

Conveyances, deeds to or from, effect, Minn. Statutes 2006 507.421

Corporations, legal work, Minn. Statutes 2006 481.02

Crime victims

Guardians or conservators of, rights, Minn. Statutes 2006 611A.01

Custodial trustees, see under TRUSTEES

Decedents, guardians of

Organ donations, right to make, Minn. Statutes 2006 525.9212

Declaratory judgment, right to request, Minn. Statutes 2006 555.04

Definitions

Adoption law, Minn. Statutes 2006 259.21

Business corporations, Minn. Statutes 2006 302A.011

Child care programs, Minn. Statutes 2006 119B.011

Commitment and Treatment Act, Minn. Statutes 2006 253B.02

Custodial trusts, Minn. Statutes 2006 529.01

Developmentally disabled persons, support services, Minn. Statutes 2006 245B.02

Game and fish law, Minn. Statutes 2006 97A.015

Government Data Practices Act, Minn. Statutes 2006 13.02

Guardianship and Protective Proceedings Act, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-102

Health care facility grievances, Minn. Statutes 2006 144A.51

Hospice care programs, Minn. Statutes 2006 144A.75

Income and franchise taxes, Minn. Statutes 2006 290.01

Limited liability companies, Minn. Statutes 2006 322B.03

Metropolitan Agricultural Preserves Act, Minn. Statutes 2006 473H.02

Nonprofit corporations, Minn. Statutes 2006 317A.011

Powers of attorney, Minn. Statutes 2006 523.03

Probate proceedings, Minn. Statutes 2006 525.80

Public Guardianship for Adults with Developmental Disability Act, Minn. Statutes 2006 252A.02

Uniform Act for the Simplification of Fiduciary Security Transfers, Minn. Statutes 2006 520.21

Uniform Custodial Trust Act, Minn. Statutes 2006 529.01

Uniform Fiduciaries Act, Minn. Statutes 2006 520.01

Uniform Probate Code, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.1-201

Uniform Transfers to Minors Act, Minn. Statutes 2006 527.21

Developmentally disabled persons, see Guardians and conservators under DEVELOPMENTALLY DISABLED PERSONS

Disabled children, see Guardians and conservators under DISABLED CHILDREN

Disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2006 144.651

Emergency guardians, guardianship and protective proceedings, incapacitated persons, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-311

Family, guardians and conservators defined as, Minn. Statutes 2006 119B.011

Fees

In forma pauperis proceedings, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-502

Supplemental aid, special needs payments, Minn. Statutes 2006 256D.44

Fiduciaries, guardians and conservators defined as

Income and franchise taxes, Minn. Statutes 2006 290.01

Foreign conservators, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-432, 2006 524.5-433

Foreign corporations acting as

Business transactions, exceptions, Minn. Statutes 2006 303.03

Foreign trust associations acting as, Minn. Statutes 2006 303.25

Gifts by, motor vehicles, gifts to wards

Motor vehicle sales taxes, exclusions, Minn. Statutes 2006 297B.01

Guardians ad litem, see GUARDIANS AD LITEM

Guardians of minors, see GUARDIANS OF MINORS

Guardians

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-102

Notice received, waivers of notice, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.1-402

Guardianship and Protective Proceedings Act, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-101 to 2006 524.5-502, 2006 524.5-103, 2006 524.5-418

Health care agents, see Health care directives under HEALTH CARE

Health care power of attorney, see under HEALTH CARE

Home care bill of rights, enforcement, duties, Minn. Statutes 2006 144A.44

Hospice patients, guardians, Minn. Statutes 2006 144A.75

Human Services Department, see Public guardianship or conservatorship under HUMAN SERVICES DEPARTMENT

Human services recipients

Residence, determination, Minn. Statutes 2006 256G.10

Immunity, incapacitated persons, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-315

Incapacitated persons

Abortion, notice about, Minn. Statutes 2006 144.343

Appointment, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-301, 2006 524.5-302, 2006 524.5-501

Consent, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-313

Conservators for, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-401

Court findings, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-310

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.1-201, 2006 524.5-102

Immunity, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-315

Liability, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-315

Petitions for appointment of guardian, Minn. Statutes 2006 241.75, 2006 524.5-303

Powers and duties, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-313

Protective arrangements, single transactions, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-412

Sterilization, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-313

Tax returns, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2006 270B.03

Termination of guardianship, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-317

Trust proceedings, Minn. Statutes 2006 501B.18, 2006 501B.19

Who may be guardian, priority, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-309

Workers' compensation proceedings, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-501

Income tax returns, dependent care credit

Right to claim, Minn. Statutes 2006 290.067

Individual who is related, guardians defined as, Minn. Statutes 2006 245A.02

Industrial loan and thrift companies

Acting as guardian, Minn. Statutes 2006 53.05

Informed consent

Birth defect records and reports, Minn. Statutes 2006 144.2216, 2006 144.2219

Injunctions, aiding suicide, Minn. Statutes 2006 609.215

Interested persons

Guardians and conservators defined as, Minn. Statutes 2006 252A.02, 2006 253B.02

Interstate Compact on Mental Health, Minn. Statutes 2006 245.51

Investments permitted

Higher Education Office revenue bonds, Minn. Statutes 2006 136A.178

Life and endowment insurance policies, Minn. Statutes 2006 50.14

Municipal gas agency bonds, Minn. Statutes 2006 453A.10

Municipal power agency bonds, Minn. Statutes 2006 453.60

Regional railroad authority bonds, Minn. Statutes 2006 398A.07

Rural Finance Authority bonds, Minn. Statutes 2006 41C.10

Savings association accounts, Minn. Statutes 2006 51A.31

Savings bank accounts, Minn. Statutes 2006 50.17

State university revenue bonds, Minn. Statutes 2006 136F.91

Jurisdiction

District court, Minn. Statutes 2006 484.01

Juvenile courts, see Jurisdiction under JUVENILE COURTS

Lawsuits

Aiding suicide, Minn. Statutes 2006 609.215

Dram shop actions, Minn. Statutes 2006 340A.801

Legal representatives

Business corporations, see Legal representatives under BUSINESS CORPORATIONS

Guardians and conservators defined as

Business corporations, Minn. Statutes 2006 302A.011

Limited liability companies, Minn. Statutes 2006 322B.03

Nonprofit corporations, Minn. Statutes 2006 317A.011

Limited liability companies, see Legal representatives under LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANIES

Limited partnerships, death or incompetency of partner, Minn. Statutes 2006 322.21

Nonprofit corporations, see Guardians and conservators under NONPROFIT CORPORATIONS

Liability

Hazardous substances releases, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2006 115B.03

Incapacitated persons, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-315

Income taxes owed by wards, Minn. Statutes 2006 289A.31

Local welfare agencies

Vulnerable adult abuse, reports received, Minn. Statutes 2006 626.557

Long-term care facilities residents

Guardians of, Minn. Statutes 2006 144.0724

Marriage and family therapists

Guardians appointed for, Minn. Statutes 2006 148B.175

Mediation, Civil Mediation Act, inapplicability, Minn. Statutes 2006 572.40

Medical assistance recipients

Case management, duties, Minn. Statutes 2006 256B.092

Home care providers, Minn. Statutes 2006 256B.0625, 2006 256B.0654, 2006 256B.0655

Waivers, personal care assistant services, medical assistance, Minn. Statutes 2006 256B.0625

Mental health workers, guardians appointed for

Reports about, Minn. Statutes 2006 148B.63

Right to practice, suspension, Minn. Statutes 2006 148B.175, 2006 148B.69

Mental illness, persons with, see Guardians and conservators under MENTAL ILLNESS, PERSONS WITH

Minneapolis Employees Retirement Fund, payments to guardians, retirement allowances, Minn. Statutes 2006 422A.15

Minors, guardians of, see GUARDIANS OF MINORS

Nomination, guardianship and protective proceedings

Multiple nominations, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-117

Nominations

Guardianship and protective proceedings, multiple nominations, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-117

Precedence, Minn. Statutes 2006 145C.07

Proxy designation considered as, living wills, Minn. Statutes 2006 145B.03

Wards or conservatees, written nominations by, probate proceedings, Minn. Statutes 2006 145C.05, 2006 145C.07

Nontestamentary instruments, disclaimers of interest of beneficiary, Minn. Statutes 2006 501B.86

Notice given

Children's wages, claims, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.01

Guardianship and protective proceedings, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-113, 2006 524.5-302, 2006 524.5-404

Nursing home residents, guardians of

Nursing home admission contracts, Minn. Statutes 2006 144.6501

Use of physical restraints, Minn. Statutes 2006 144.651

Oaths of office, Minn. Statutes 2006 358.06

Partnerships

Events causing expulsion of partners, Minn. Statutes 2006 323A.0601

Patients' rights, health care facilities, Minn. Statutes 2006 144.651

Payments by, estimated tax payments for wards, Minn. Statutes 2006 289A.25, 2006 289A.31

Payments to

Minneapolis Employees Retirement Fund, retirement allowances, Minn. Statutes 2006 422A.15

Workers' compensation, surviving spouses, dependents' allowance, children's portion, Minn. Statutes 2006 176.111

Personal property owned, possessed, or controlled by

Tax listing statements, verification, Minn. Statutes 2006 273.25

Plea agreements, notice about, Minn. Statutes 2006 611A.03

Podiatrists, guardian appointed for, Minn. Statutes 2006 153.22

Power of attorney

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 523.12, 2006 523.13

Revocation of power by, Minn. Statutes 2006 523.11

Practical nurses, guardian appointed for, Minn. Statutes 2006 148.262

Property of persons under guardianship

Appraisal, fee for, Minn. Statutes 2006 357.21

Proxy, declaration considered as

Living will, Minn. Statutes 2006 145B.03, 2006 145B.04

Public guardians or conservators

Appointment, court fees, state or local government parties, Minn. Statutes 2006 357.021

Children with disabilities, special education, protection of rights, Minn. Statutes 2006 125A.08

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2006 252A.02

Developmentally disabled persons, see Public guardianship or conservatorship under DEVELOPMENTALLY DISABLED PERSONS

Disabled children, Minn. Statutes 2006 125A.08, 2006 256.01, 2006 256.93

Human Services Department, see Public guardianship or conservatorship under HUMAN SERVICES DEPARTMENT

Live fetus after abortion, Minn. Statutes 2006 145.415

Local social services agencies, duties, Minn. Statutes 2006 393.07

Prisoners, health care decisions, Minn. Statutes 2006 241.75

Public school students, guardians of, see under GUARDIANS OF MINORS

Real estate licensure, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2006 82.23

Records and record keeping

Court administrators, duties, Minn. Statutes 2006 525.092

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-419

Regional treatment centers, see Residents under REGIONAL TREATMENT CENTERS

Registered nurses, certified

Guardian appointed for, Minn. Statutes 2006 148.262

Removal, guardianship and protective proceedings, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-112

Reports given

Annual reports, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-420

Incapacitated persons, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-316

Requests by, nursing home residents

Use of physical restraints, Minn. Statutes 2006 144.651

Residents, guardians and conservators defined as, Minn. Statutes 2006 144A.51

Resignation of office, guardianship and protective proceedings, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-112

Resignations

Guardianship and protective proceedings, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-112

Savings association conservators, see Guardians and conservators under SAVINGS ASSOCIATIONS

Savings associations, accounts, rights, Minn. Statutes 2006 51A.28

Savings banks

Accounts, rights, Minn. Statutes 2006 50.17

Acting as, Minn. Statutes 2006 49.38, 2006 50.085

Social workers

Guardian appointed for, Minn. Statutes 2006 148B.175, 2006 148D.265

Standby and temporary custodianship of children, Minn. Statutes 2006 257B.02

State nursing homes, facility changes

Notice received, Minn. Statutes 2006 246.70

Successor guardians and conservators

Protective proceedings, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-112

Supplemental principles of law and equity

Guardianship and Protective Proceedings Act, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-103

Surety bonds, notice requirements

Guardianship and protective proceedings, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-113

Termination of guardianship, incapacitated persons, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-317

Transfers to minors, guardianship and protective proceedings, Minn. Statutes 2006 524.5-104

Trust companies, acting as

Companies with 10,000 dollars minimum amount, Minn. Statutes 2006 48A.03

Fiduciary duties and powers, Minn. Statutes 2006 48A.07

Mergers or consolidations, effect, Minn. Statutes 2006 49.38

National banking associations, conversions, Minn. Statutes 2006 49.44

Trusts

Conveyances to or from, effect, Minn. Statutes 2006 507.421

Court proceedings, Minn. Statutes 2006 501B.18, 2006 501B.19, 2006 501B.31

Veterinarians, reports about, Minn. Statutes 2006 156.122

Waivers

Incontinent nursing home residents, Minn. Statutes 2006 144A.04

Personal care assistant services, medical assistance, Minn. Statutes 2006 256B.0625

Wards, see WARDS

Workers' compensation, Minn. Statutes 2006 176.092, 2006 176.521