Law Commission of Ontario Releases Interim Report on Legal Capacity, Decision-making and Guardianship
Earlier this week, the Commission released its Interim Report on Legal Capacity, Decision-making and Guardianship.
The Commission is looking for feedback from the public by March 4, 2016 as part of its consultation process.
The report is one of the elements of a major project to look at how decisions related to property, treatment and personal care are made in situations where individuals’ decision-making abilities are in impaired, but decisions must nonetheless be made.
Related posts on Library Boy include:
- British Columbia Law Institute Consultation Paper on Common-Law Tests of Capacity (February 26, 2013)
- Australian Law Reform Commission Paper on Equality, Capacity and Disability in Commonwealth Laws (November 17, 2013)
- Law Commission of Ontario Discussion Paper on Capacity of Adults with Mental Disabilities and the Registered Disability Savings Plan (December 8, 2013)
- Law Commission of Ontario Papers on Legal Capacity, Decision-Making and Guardianship (March 25, 2014)
- Alberta Law Reform Institute Report on Beneficiary Designation by Substitute Decision Makers (April 22, 2014)