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The Enduring Powers of Attorney (Northern Ireland) Order 1987


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Functions of court prior to registration

7.  Where the court has reason to believe that the donor of an enduring power may be, or may be becoming, mentally incapable and the court is of the opinion that it is necessary, before the instrument creating the power is registered, to exercise any power with respect to the power of attorney or the attorney appointed to act under it which would become exercisable under Article 10(2) on its registration, the court may exercise that power under this Article and may do so whether the attorney has or has not made an application to the court for the registration of the instrument.

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