(1) The court may require that a hearing be held on any petition or motion in a protective proceeding.
(2) A hearing must be held on a petition or motion if an objection is filed to the petition or motion and the objection is not withdrawn before the time scheduled for the hearing.
(3) The respondent or protected person may appear at a hearing in person or by counsel.
(4) If the court requires that a hearing be held on a petition, or a hearing is otherwise required under this section, the court may appoint counsel for the respondent unless the respondent is already represented by counsel. [1995 c.664 §12; 1999 c.775 §1; 2003 c.227 §4]Section: Previous 125.030 125.050 125.055 125.060 125.065 125.070 125.075 125.080 125.085 125.090 125.095 125.150 125.155 125.160 125.165 Next
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