How Do I Draw Up An Advance Directive For Health Care?

You may have your attorney draft an Advance Directive for Health Care. Many will also execute an Advance Directive for Health Care in conjunction with preparing your Will. In order for the Advance Directive for Health Care to be honored in the State of Mississippi, it must meet the following requirements: the document must be dated, it must be signed by the individual (principal) directing his or her own health care wishes and it must be either notarized or signed by two witnesses.

The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.

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