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§39B-1-118. Agent's resignation; notice.

(a) Unless the power of attorney provides a different method for an agent's resignation, an agent may resign by giving notice to the principal and, if the principal is incapacitated:

(1) To the conservator or guardian, if one has been appointed for the principal, and a coagent or successor agent; or

(2) If there is no person described in paragraph (1), to:

(A) The principal's caregiver;

(B) Another person reasonably believed by the agent to have sufficient interest in the principal's welfare; or

(C) A governmental agency having authority to protect the welfare of the principal.

Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2017 Regular Session
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