Iowa Bill Relating to Delegation of Authority Over Children (HF 2096)
This law was last updated on Jun 28, 2016
HF 2096 would allow a parent or custodian of a child, by a properly executed power of attorney, to delegate powers concerning the care and custody of the child to another person.
The bill would not allow the power of attorney to consent to any of the following:
- marriage of the child;
- adoption of the child;
- performance of inducement of an abortion on or for the child; or
- termination of parental rights to the child.
Companion to SF 2071.