S.E.A. 516, P.L. 240
Effective: July 1, 2017

Provides that, even though a guardianship terminates upon the death of the protected person, a guardian is authorized to request the health records of the protected person within 60 days after the protected person’s death if the protected person was an incapacitated person. Provides, however, that a guardian may not request the health records of the protected person after the protected person’s death if a personal representative of the estate of the protected person is appointed.

The full law is available at: https://iga.in.gov/legislative/2017/bills/senate/516