Colorado Minor Child Power of Attorney Form

The Colorado Minor Child Power of Attorney is a legal form that parents and guardians may use to prepare for circumstances in which they will not be able to carry out their duties of care to their child or children. It allows for an Agent to be named who has agreed to act as a temporary guardian to their child/ren for a limited period of time. It is important that the Agent selected has proven themselves to be both responsible and capable of upholding the numerous legal duties the role of an Agent encompasses.

State Laws & Signing Requirements

State Laws – Uniform Power of Attorney Act

Signing Requirements (§ 15-14-705) – Parents or guardians should be mindful that acknowledgement before a Notary Public or other individual authorized by law to take acknowledgments is necessary in order for the Colorado Minor Child Power of Attorney to be lawfully initiated.