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Table of Contents

Executive Summary
Glossary of Terms
List Of Acronyms
I. Introduction to the Project
II. Overview of Legal Capacity, Decision-making and Guardianship in Ontario
III. Applying the LCO Frameworks to Ontario’s Legal Capacity, Decision-making and Guardianship Laws
IV. Concepts of Legal Capacity and Approaches to Decision-making: Promoting Autonomy and Allocating Legal Accountability
V. Assessing Legal Capacity: Improving Quality and Consistency
VI. Powers of Attorney: Enhancing Clarity and Accountability
VII. Rights Enforcement and Dispute Resolution: Empowering Individuals
VIII. External Appointment Processes: Increasing Flexibility and Reducing Unnecessary Intervention
IX. New Roles for Professionals and Community Agencies
X. Education and Information: Understanding Rights and Responsibilities
XI. Priorities and Timelines
Appendix A
Appendix B
Appendix C
Appendix D
Appendix E
Appendix F


Background Documents

Project Backgrounder

Backgrounder 1: Powers of Attorney

Backgrounder 2: Capacity Assessments

Backgrounder 3: Access to Justice and Dispute Resolution

Backgrounder 4: Increasing Self-Determination and Autonomy

Backgrounder 5: HCCA Rights

Backgrounder 6: Professionals and Community Organizations

Backgrounder 7: Education and Information


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