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District of Columbia Code Division III. Decedents' Estates and Fiduciary Relations. § 21-2102. Durable power of attorney.

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A power of attorney legally sufficient under this chapter is durable to the extent that durable powers are permitted by sections 21-2081 through 21-2085, or other law of the District of Columbia and the power of attorney contains language such as ?This power of attorney will continue to be effective if I become disabled, incapacitated, or incompetent,? showing the intent of the principal that the power granted may be exercised notwithstanding later disability, incapacity, or incompetency.

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