An agent in possession of an advance medical directive vesting any power or authority
in him shall, when the instrument is otherwise valid, be deemed to possess the powers
and authority granted by such instrument notwithstanding any failure by the declarant
to deliver the instrument to him, and persons dealing with such agent shall have no
obligation to inquire into the manner or circumstances by which such possession was
acquired; provided, however, that nothing herein shall preclude the court from considering
such manner or circumstances as relevant factors in a proceeding brought to remove
the agent or revoke the directive.
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