Adult Guardianship and Protective Proceedings Jurisdiction Act


Addresses the issue of jurisdiction over adult guardianships, conservatorships & other protective proceedings, providing a mechanism for resolving multi-state jurisdictional disputes. The goal is that only one state will have jurisdiction at any one time.

Staff Contact

Contact the Chicago office for more information.


Enactment Status Map

Map of USA Alabama Alaska Arizona Arkansas California Colorado Connecticut Delaware District of Columbia Florida Georgia Hawaii Idaho Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Maine Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Montana Nebraska Nevada New Hampshire New Jersey New Mexico New York North Carolina North Dakota Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania Puerto Rico Rhode Island South Carolina South Dakota Tennessee Texas Utah Vermont U.S. Virgin Islands Virginia Washington West Virginia Wisconsin Wyoming

Legislative Tracking

2017 Introductions & Enactments
U.S. Virgin Islands 31-0184  Enacted


Drafting History

Origin: Completed by the Uniform Law Commission in 2007.
Committee/Resources: Adult Guardianship and Protective Proceedings Jurisdiction Act