Texas Estates Code

Sec. § 1002.017
Incapacitated Person

“Incapacitated person” means:


a minor;


an adult who, because of a physical or mental condition, is substantially unable to:


provide food, clothing, or shelter for himself or herself;


care for the person’s own physical health; or


manage the person’s own financial affairs; or


a person who must have a guardian appointed for the person to receive funds due the person from a governmental source.
Added by Acts 2011, 82nd Leg., R.S., Ch. 823 (H.B. 2759), Sec. 1.02, eff. January 1, 2014.

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