N.Y. Mental Hygiene Law Section 82.06
Formation and term of agreement


An adult may enter into a supported decision-making agreement at any time if the adult enters into the agreement voluntarily.


A decision-maker may sign a supported decision-making agreement in any manner, including electronic signatures permitted under article three of the state technology law.


A supported decision-making agreement formed under the provisions of this article shall remain in effect unless and until revoked by the decision-maker. * NB Effective 90 days from the date that the regulations issued in accordance with § 1 of chapter 481 of 2022 appear in the New York State Register or the date such regulations are adopted, whichever is later.

Source: Section 82.06 — Formation and term of agreement, https://www.­nysenate.­gov/legislation/laws/MHY/82.­06 (updated Jul. 29, 2022; accessed Nov. 25, 2023).

Nov. 25, 2023

Last modified:
Jul. 29, 2022

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