Thursday, Aug. 16, 2012
News from the courts
Probate and Family Court announces new guardianship form and procedure
Chief Justice Paula M. Carey recently announced the
release of form MPC 829 Notice of Intent to Admit to a Nursing
Facility for Short Term Services and MPC 955
Instructions, for completing and filing the form. The form
is available for use on or after Monday, Aug.
The new form is a result of the recent amendment to section
5-309(g) of G. L. c. 190B (Massachusetts Uniform Probate Code). See
Section 42 of Chapter 140 of the
Acts of 2012.