HB 1178-2_ Filed 01/29/2004, 08:29 Foley
Adopted 1/29/2004

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    I move that House Bill 1178 be amended to read as follows:

SOURCE: Page 3, line 20; (04)MO117802.3. -->     Page 3, between lines 20 and 21, begin a new paragraph and insert:
    " Sec. 9. A volunteer advocate for seniors under this chapter is not authorized to consent to or refuse health care (as defined in IC 16-36-1-1) for an individual if:
        (1) a spouse, a parent, an adult child, or an adult sibling of the individual or the individual's religious superior, if the individual is a member of a religious order, is available and capable to consent to or refuse the health care on behalf of the individual; or
        (2) the individual has previously:
            (A) appointed a health care representative under IC 16-36-1;
            (B) authorized health care under IC 16-36-1.5, IC 16-36-4, or IC 16-36-5;

            (C) executed a power of attorney under IC 30-5-4; or
            (D) had a guardian appointed by the court under IC 29-3.
    (Reference is to HB 1178 as printed January 27, 2004.)


Representative Foley

MO117802/DI 110     2004