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RULE 10-211. NOTICE OF PETITION FOR EMERGENCY PROTECTIVE SERVICES

West's Annotated Code of MarylandMaryland Rules

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Maryland Rules
Title 10. Guardians and Other Fiduciaries
Chapter 200. Guardian of Person
MD Rules, Rule 10-211
RULE 10-211. NOTICE OF PETITION FOR EMERGENCY PROTECTIVE SERVICES
(a) To Whom Given. Notice that a petition for emergency protective services has been filed or will be filed and the time and place of the court hearing shall be given by the petitioner to: (1) the person alleged to be in need of emergency protective services; (2) the person with whom the person is residing; (3) the attorney for the person; (4) the director of the local department of social services; and (5) those other interested persons as the court may direct.
(b) Manner of Notice. The notice shall be in writing, unless the nature of the emergency makes written notice impracticable.
(c) Timing of Notice. The notice shall be given at least 24 hours before the hearing unless the court shortens the time upon a finding that (1) immediate and reasonably foreseeable physical harm to the person or others will result from a 24-hour delay, and (2) reasonable attempts have been made to give notice.
Source: This Rule is in part derived from Code, Estates and Trusts Article, ยง 13-709(e) and in part new.

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[Adopted June 5, 1996, eff. Jan. 1, 1997.]
MD Rules, Rule 10-211, MD R GUARD AND FIDUCIARIES Rule 10-211
Current with amendments received through May 15, 2022. Some sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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