Guardianship

Legislation/IssuesSynopsisResourcesNew This Week/Upcoming Dates
HB 870 - Maryland General and Limited Power of Attorney Act - Assistance With Governmental Benefits and Programs Altering statutory forms for a limited and general power of attorney to include certain provisions relating to the authority of an agent to perform certain acts to assist the principal in meeting eligibility requirements and qualifying for certain governmental benefits or programs; altering a certain provision in a certain statutory form for a limited power of attorney relating to the authority of an agent to make a gift of part or all of a principal's property or to take certain action with respect to certain trusts; etc. HB 870

Hearing 3/30 at 1:00 p.m. (3/19)
HB 903 - Task Force to Study the Maryland Public Guardianship Program Establishing the Task Force to Study the Maryland Public Guardianship Program; providing for the composition, co-chairs, and staffing of the Task Force; requiring the Task Force to assess and analyze the Maryland Public Guardianship Program and make recommendations about how to improve the guardianship program in Maryland; and requiring the Task Force to report its findings and recommendations to the Governor and the General Assembly on or before January 1, 2022. HB 903

HB 903- Task Force to Study the Maryland Public Guardianship Program- Letter of Support with Amendment.pdf (3-2)

Hearing 2/18 at 1:30 p.m. (2/2)