(1) The existence of a proper guardian of a veteran's estate prevents the superintendent of a state mental hospital from being guardian.(2) The veterans' bonus may only be paid the court-appointed guardian.(3) Neither the superintendent of a state mental hospital nor a "custodian" under Veterans' Administration regulations may apply for the Washington bonus due an incompetent veteran.(4) Three hundred dollars of the veteran's estate is exempt from state hospitalization charges.
AGO 1951 NO. 103 > Aug 9 1951
VETERANS BONUS -- GUARDIANSHIP -- MENTALLY INCOMPETENT VETERANS -- POWERS OF SUPERINTENDENTS OF STATE MENTAL HOSPITALS -- VETERANS ADMINISTRATION POWERS