UNIFORM PROBATE CODE
PROTECTION OF PERSONS UNDER DISABILITY AND THEIR PROPERTY
GUARDIANS OF MINORS
15-5-206. Court appointment of guardian of minor — Qualifications — Priority of minor’s nominee. The court may appoint as guardian any person whose appointment would be in the best interests of the minor. The court shall appoint a person nominated by the minor, if the minor is fourteen (14) years of age or older, unless the court finds the appointment contrary to the best interests of the minor.
[I.C., sec. 15-5-206, as added by 1971, ch. 111, sec. 1, p. 233.]