The Guardians and Wards Act `1890An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to Guardian and Wards.
List of Chapters & Sections
PRELIMINARY APPOINTMENT AND DECLARATION OF GUARDIANS General Guardian of the person Guardian of property Termination of guardianship SUPPLEMENTAL PROVISIONS
APPOINTMENT AND DECLARATION OF GUARDIANS5[Omitted.]6Saving of power to appoint in other cases7Power of the Court to make order as to guardianship8Persons entitled to apply for order9Court having jurisdiction to entertain application10Form of application11Procedure on admission of application12Power to make interlocutory order for production of minor and interim protection of person and property13Hearing of evidence before making of order14Simultaneous proceedings in different Courts15Appointment or declaration of several guardians16Appointment or declaration of guardian for property beyond jurisdiction of the Court17Matters to be considered by the Court in appointing guardian18Appointment or declaration of Collector in virtue of office19Guardian not to be appointed by the Court in certain cases
Guardian of the person
Guardian of property27Duties of guardian of property28Powers of testamentary guardian29Limitation of powers of guardian of property appointed or declared by the Court30Voidability of transfers made in contravention of section 28 or section 2931Practice with respect to permitting transfers under section 2932Variation of powers of guardian of property appointed or declared by the Court33Right of guardian so appointed or declared to apply to the Court for opinion in management of property, of ward34Obligations on guardian of property appointed or declared by the Court34APower to award remuneration for auditing accounts35Suit against guardian where administration-bond was taken36Suit against guardian where administration-bond was not taken37General liability of guardian as trustee
Termination of guardianship
SUPPLEMENTAL PROVISIONS43Orders for regulating conduct or proceedings of guardians, and enforcement of those orders44Penalty for removal of ward from jurisdiction45Penalty for contumacy46Reports by Collectors and subordinate Courts47Orders appealable48Finality of other orders49Costs50Power of High Court to make rules51Applicability of Act to guardians already appointed by Court52[Repealed.]53[Repealed.]