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Conservatorship Publications (in alphabetical order)


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Dementia Conservatorship – Probate Code Section 2356 (pdf) (August 2001,#5226.01)

Duties of a Conservator (pdf) (rtf) (html) (August 2012, Pub #5514.01)

Limited Conservatorships & Alternatives (pdf) (rtf) (October 2015, #5578.01)

LPS Conservatorships (html) (pdf) (July 1996, #5082.01)

LPS Conservatorship – Lanterman-Petris-Short (LPS) Act – Welf. & Inst. Code Sections 5350 et seq (html) (pdf) (August 2001, #5225.01)

Probate Conservatorship – Probate Code Sections 1400 et seq. (pdf) (August 2001, #5230.01)