50-5-1106. Resident's rights devolve to authorized representative. The rights and responsibilities listed in 50-5-1104 and 50-5-1105 devolve to the resident's authorized representative when the resident:
(1) exhibits a communication barrier;
(2) has been found by the resident's physician to be medically incapable of understanding these rights; or
(3) has been adjudicated incompetent by a district court.
History: En. Sec. 6, Ch. 582, L. 1987; amd. Sec. 1816, Ch. 56, L. 2009.