Code Section

Probate Code - PROB

DIVISION 4.5. POWERS OF ATTORNEY [4000 - 4545]

  ( Division 4.5 added by Stats. 1994, Ch. 307, Sec. 16. )
  

PART 1. DEFINITIONS AND GENERAL PROVISIONS [4000 - 4054]

  ( Part 1 added by Stats. 1994, Ch. 307, Sec. 16. )
  

CHAPTER 1. Short Title and Definitions [4000 - 4034]
  ( Chapter 1 added by Stats. 1994, Ch. 307, Sec. 16. )

  
4030.  

“Springing power of attorney” means a power of attorney that by its terms becomes effective at a specified future time or on the occurrence of a specified future event or contingency, including, but not limited to, the subsequent incapacity of the principal. A springing power of attorney may be a durable power of attorney or a nondurable power of attorney.

(Added by Stats. 1994, Ch. 307, Sec. 16. Effective January 1, 1995.)