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Dear Customer ,
Thank You for posting your legal question to justanswer today. I'm attorney Bill assisting you with your question in relation to managing your daughter's finances who is an adult.
Because your daughter is an adult her medical and financial accounts cannot be released to other family members without her consent.
If you are looking to contact the bank and get the hospital records you will need to have your daughter declared mentally incompetent by a court.
You would proceed with a guardianship order upon declaration of mental incompetency by filing a petition for guardianship with the County Court.
An alternative to guardianship would be to seek an involuntary or voluntary committal order to a mental hospital . An emergency application can be made exparte where she is at risk to herself.
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