Georgia Advance Directive | Medical Power of Attorney Form

The Georgia Advance Directive (Medical Power of Attorney) is available for any person of a sound mind to make use of in order to appoint a Health Care Agent. The form also allows for the executor (a party known the Declarant) to indicate their preferences in regards to life-sustaining procedures, or the provision of nourishment or hydration should they one day be in a terminal condition or state of permanent unconsciousness.

State Laws & Signing Requirements

State Laws – Advance Directives for Health Care

Signing Requirements (GA Code § 31-32-5) – The Advance Directive must be attested and subscribed in the presence of the Declarant by two (2) witnesses. The witnesses must meet all of the witness criteria that is outlined in this provision.