- The Laws of New York
- Consolidated Laws
- Mental Hygiene
- Title E: General Provisions
- Article 81: Proceedings for Appointment of a Guardian for Personal Needs or Property Management
Section 81.17 Nomination of guardian
Mental Hygiene (MHY)
In the petition, or in a written instrument duly executed, acknowledged, and filed in the proceeding before the appointment of a guardian, the person alleged to be incapacitated may nominate a guardian.