Alabama passed the Colby Act, recognizing supported decision-making, effective August 1, 2023. We have not identified any court cases discussing supported decision-making as an alternative to guardianship.

Guardianship Laws

Supported Decision-Making

State Legislation

None found.

  • H.B. 522 2022 Reg. Session (Colby Act) (Ala. 2022)
  • H.B. 263 2021 Reg. Session (Exton’s Law) (Ala. 2021)

Case Law & Court Orders

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State Grant Programs

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Information Last Updated: June 15, 2023

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