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Utah Code Title 62A. Utah Human Services Code § 62A-3-302. Purpose of Adult Protective Services Program

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Subject to the rules made by the division under Section 62A-3-106.5, Adult Protective Services:

(1)?shall investigate or cause to be investigated reports of alleged abuse, neglect, or exploitation of vulnerable adults;

(2)?shall, where appropriate, provide short-term, limited protective services with the permission of the affected vulnerable adult or the guardian or conservator of the vulnerable adult;

(3)?shall, subject to Section 62A-3-320, provide emergency protective services; ?and

(4)?may make rules, in accordance with Title 63G, Chapter 3, Utah Administrative Rulemaking Act, and develop procedures and policies relating to:

(a)?reporting and investigating incidents of abuse, neglect, or exploitation; ?and

(b)?providing protective services to the extent that funds are appropriated by the Legislature for this purpose.

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