(c) a credit union or trust company as long as the jurisdiction of the credit union or fiduciary company does not cover health care or personal care as part of the representation agreement. A lawyer cannot make personal or health care decisions for you. For these decisions, you need a representation agreement. 2. Where a representation agreement or provision is not effective or invalid, the exercise of the power conferred on the agent by the agreement is valid and binding in favour of a person who did not know and had no reason to believe that the agreement or provision was not effective or invalid. 3. Those referred to in subsection 2 are not present together at the signing of the representation agreement and one or more of them may sign in return. In accordance with Section 29, a representation agreement ends in some cases, even if you or the agent dies, if the agent becomes incapacitated or if you are declared incapacitated by a court bc and the court does not allow the representation agreement to continue. A representative appointed in an expanded representation agreement has the same powers as a representative appointed in a type in 7 contract and may be authorized to: 5.
A person designated as a monitor in a representation agreement must complete the certificate of a monitor in the prescribed form. (a) are not terminated solely because the adult is no longer in a position to enter into a representation agreement that confers that power on a representative at a later date, representation agreements and permanent powers are two types of legal documents that allow individuals to plan for the possibility of future disability. (b) in the event of an amendment, an amendment to the agreement is made in accordance with the procedures for implementing a representation agreement, in accordance with Section 27, in order to cancel a representation agreement, you must inform and supervise in writing the representative and the substitute representative. An extended representation agreement (in accordance with Article 9 of the Representation Agreement Act) allows for an agreement that goes beyond the limited provisions of a standard agreement. It can be as broad or detailed as the adult wants. Unlike a standard agreement (section 7), an extended agreement (section 9) requires the adult to be able to understand the nature and consequences of the agreement. Representation arrangements and permanent powers are two types of legal documents that allow individuals to plan for the possibility of future disability. These are tools that allow a person to appoint another person to manage their personal and health needs and financial issues if they are not able to do so on their own. 3. An adult who is not required to designate a monitor under subsection 1 may choose to designate, in a representation agreement, a person who meets the requirements of the subsection (4). 1.1. A representation agreement may not authorize the remuneration of a representative, assistant representative or observer for decisions or actions taken by the adult, the representative, the assistant representative or the monitor, in accordance with Part 2 of the Health Care (Consent) and Care Institution (Admission) Act, and any provision of a representation agreement purporting to authorize such compensation is in effect.