§ 30-5-4-1 Validity of power; conditions
§ 30-5-4-2 Time power becomes effective; incapacity of the principal
§ 30-5-4-3 More than one attorney in fact; independent actions; failure or cessation of service
§ 30-5-4-4 Failure or cessation of service; circumstances; successor attorney in fact; powers
§ 30-5-4-5 Reimbursement of expenses; fee for services

Terms Used In Indiana Code > Title 30 > Article 5 > Chapter 4 - Creation of a Power of Attorney

  • Attorney: includes a counselor or other person authorized to appear and represent a party in an action or special proceeding. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • in writing: include printing, lithographing, or other mode of representing words and letters. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • Power of attorney: A written instrument which authorizes one person to act as another's agent or attorney. The power of attorney may be for a definite, specific act, or it may be general in nature. The terms of the written power of attorney may specify when it will expire. If not, the power of attorney usually expires when the person granting it dies. Source: OCC