The New York Statutory
Short Form Power of Attorney and New York Statutory Gifts Rider
Authorization went into effect on September 12, 2010, the thirtieth day
after it became law.
Although the specific language
of the statutory forms cannot be changed, modifications can be made in
subsection (g) of the Power of Attorney form and under paragraphs (b)
and (c) of the Statutory Gifts Rider Authorization. Sample modifications
to the Power of Attorney form and the Statutory Gifts Rider
Authorization are also included. The modifications are provided by
Kathryn Grant Madigan of Levene Gouldin & Thompson, LLP, and other
State Bar volunteers, including Michael O’Connor of Delaney and
O’Connor. Please note that some of these clauses are mutually
exclusive and should be inserted in accordance with the direction/best
interests of the Principal. You should also enter your own
modifications, as appropriate, to best meet the needs of the
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