• Current through October 23, 2012

In investing the estate, selecting assets of the estate for distribution under section 21-2071, and utilizing powers of revocation or withdrawal available for the support of the protected individual and exercisable by the conservator or the court, the conservator and the court shall take into account any estate plan of the protected individual known to them, including a will, any revocable trust of which the individual is settlor, and any contract, transfer, or joint ownership arrangement originated by the protected individual with provisions for payment or transfer of benefits or interests at the individual's death to another. The conservator may examine the will of the protected individual.

(Feb. 28, 1987, D.C. Law 6-204, § 2(a), 34 DCR 632.)


Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 21-2073.

Legislative History of Laws

For legislative history of D.C. Law 6-204, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 21-2001.

Uniform Law

This section is based upon § 2-326 of the Uniform Guardianship and Protective Proceedings Act (1982 Act). See 8A Uniform Laws Annotated, Master Edition, or ULA Database on WESTLAW.