New York Consolidated Laws, Mental Hygiene Law - MHY § 83.15 Exclusive basis

Subject to section 81.18 of this title, this article provides the exclusive jurisdictional basis for a court of this state to appoint a guardian of the person or issue a protective order for an adult.

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