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“Incapacitated person” means:
(1) a minor;
(2) an adult who, because of a physical or mental condition, is substantially unable to:
(A) provide food, clothing, or shelter for himself or herself;
(B) care for the person's own physical health; or
(C) manage the person's own financial affairs; or
(3) a person who must have a guardian appointed for the person to receive funds due the person from a governmental source.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - Texas Estates Code - EST § 1002.017. Incapacitated Person - last updated April 14, 2021 | https://codes.findlaw.com/tx/estates-code/est-sect-1002-017.html
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