Today we continue our discussion of Kentucky's recent adoption of provisions of the Uniform Power of Attorney Act. In this Part 2, we will talk about the duties of an agent who has accepted appointment.
On July 14, 2018, Kentucky's new Power of Attorney law took effect. The series of new statutes in Chapter 457 are based on the Uniform Power of Attorney Act as drafted by the Uniform Law Commission. The ULA is a group of lawyers that crafts generic laws that an individual state may enact as its own, often with legislative modifications to meet the unique needs of that jurisdiction.