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What are the guardian’s responsibilities?

Basically, the duty of the guardian to act ethically is paramount and the failure to fulfill his/her guardianship responsibilities could result in removal by the court and/or imposition of civil and criminal penalties.  Click here for a link to the Florida Statutes section on guardianship duties and responsibilities:  http://www.leg.state.fl.us/Statutes/index.cfm?App_mode=Display_Statute&Search_String=&URL=0700-0799/0744/0744PARTVIContentsIndex.html.