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Who decides or appoints a guardian ?

By: דיאנה שאלתיאלPublished on: 03 May, 2022
Only a court – according to The Legal Capacity & Guardianship Law of 1962.
Families cannot decide on legal guardianship themselves, though a potential candidate must be willing to take on the role, even though the appointment is made by the court.

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