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8.5B.2  Guardianship Assistance Program, Eligibility, Guardian requirements

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Question 1.  
Describe the criminal records check requirements for relative guardians.

Question 2.  
Are fingerprint-based criminal background check requirements in 471(a)(20)(C) of the Act required for successor legal guardians named in the guardianship assistance agreement per section 473(d)(3)(C) of the Act? If so, at what point must this be completed?

Question 3.  
Must the successor legal guardian named in the guardianship assistance agreement be a "relative" as with the original guardian?



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