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AcronymDefinition
DPADeutsche Presse-Agentur
DPADell Preferred Account
DPADrug Policy Alliance (New York, NY)
DPADepartment of Performing Arts (various schools)
DPADifferential Power Analysis
DPADown Payment Assistance
DPAData Protection Authorities (various locations)
DPADivine Performing Arts
DPADominique Perrault Architecture (France)
DPADepartment of the Prosecuting Attorney (Hawaii)
DPADepartment of the Public Advocate (New Jersey)
DPAData Protection Act 1998 (UK)
DPADevelopment and Partnership in Action (Cambodia)
DPADoherty Power Amplifier
DPADepartment of Political Affairs
DPAData Processing Addendum (General Data Protection Regulation; EU)
DPADevelopment Plan Amendment (Australia)
DPADarfur Peace Agreement
DPADirection du Patrimoine et de l'Architecture (French: Directorate of Heritage and Architecture)
DPADipartimento di Progettazione Architettonica (Italian: Department of Architectural Design)
DPADate Prévue d'Accouchement (French: Due Date; pregnancy)
DPADaily Physical Activity
DPADepartment of Personnel & Administration (Colorado)
DPADépartement des Affaires Politiques (French: Department of Political Affairs)
DPADocument Printing Application
DPADeregister Port Attributes
DPADistribution Password Authentication
DPADynamic Provisioning Architecture
DPAData Processing Assembly
DPADemand Priority Access
DPAData Pump Manager
DPAData Protection Advisor (EMC Corp.)
DPADurable Power of Attorney
DPADiphenylamine
DPADistrict Planning Authority (various locations)
DPAData Privacy Agreement
DPADefense Production Act
DPADual Photon Absorptiometry (bone density test measures the spine, hip or total body)
DPADefence Procurement Agency
DPADomestic Partnership Act (various locations)
DPADigital Photo Academy (various locations)
DPADéduction Fiscale pour Aléas (French: Tax Deduction for Hazards)
DPADroit Public des Affaires (French: Public Business Law)
DPADestructive Physical Analysis
DPADayton Peace Agreement
DPADepartment of Public Aid
DPADipicolinic Acid
DPADistributed-Power Architecture
DPADelegation of Procurement Authority
DPADesignated Person Ashore (shipping)
DPAData Processing Assistant (various locations)
DPADoctor of Public Administration
DPADubai Ports Authority
DPADestination Port Address
DPADynamic Passcode Authentication
DPAData Protection Agency
DPADelaware Public Archives
DPAData Processing Algorithm
DPADelegated Purchasing Authority (various locations)
DPADepartment of Public Administration
DPADisplacements Per Atom
DPADocument Process Automation (computing)
DPADudley Pond Association (Wayland, MA)
DPADallage Pavage Aménagement (French paving company)
DPADistributed Password Authentication
DPADemand Protocol Architecture
DPAWest Chicago, Illinois (Airport Code)
DPADanish Pedophile Association
DPADipropyl Acetate
DPADevelopment Permit Area
DPADiphenylanthracene
DPADigital Power Amplifier
DPADeputy Prosecuting Attorney
DPADemocratic Party of Albania
DPADepartment of Public Assistance
DPADenver Pale Ale (Great Divide Brewing)
DPADirect Professional Access (legal term)
DPADine Power Authority (Navajo Nation)
DPADemocratic Party of Arkansas (Little Rock, Arkansas)
DPADirect Polytechnic Admission Exercise (Singapore)
DPADampier Port Authority (Australia)
DPADigital Precipitation Array
DPADeer Park Avenue
DPADallas Police Association
DPADirect Protection Aménagements (French: Direct Protection Facilities)
DPADigital Pre-Assembly (Boeing's 777, 737 and Space Station)
DPADynamiques Professionnelles d'Artistes (French: Dynamic Professional Artists)
DPAData Processing Activity
DPADestination Palo Alto (tourism; Palo Alto, CA)
DPADialysis Purchasing Alliance
DPADigital Production Arts
DPADepartment Property Administrator
DPAData Processing Agency
DPADocks des Pétroles d'Ambès (French: Ambès Oil Docks; Ambès, France)
DPADirect Product Account (various companies)
DPADiagnostic Pharmaceutical Agent (optometry)
DPADefinitive Purchase Agreement
DPADelaware Pilots Association
DPADynamic Packet Assignment
DPADigital PBX Adapter (Cisco, VoIP)
DPADisabled Persons Association
DPADirectory Publishers Association
DPADivision of the Public Advocate (Delaware)
DPADaniel Penn Associates
DPADragonAir Pilots Association
DPADefence Per Acre (gaming)
DPASwiss Federal Data Protection Act
DPADirector of Personnel & Administration
DPADual Phone Adapter
DPADevelopment Plan Approval (various locations)
DPADefense Protection Act
DPADouble-Precision Arithmetic
DPADistinguished Performance Award
DPADeepwater Ports Act of 1974
DPADynamic Priority Adjustment
DPADriver Power Amplifier
DPADigital Phosphor Oscilloscope
DPADual Premise Address
DPADigital Phase Analysis (Tektronix)
DPAData Protecting Act
DPAData Privacy Algorithm
DPADivisional Purchase Agreement
DPADynamic Passenger Allocation
DPADelivery Purchase Agreement (appendix to a purchasing contract setting logistics parameters)
DPADepot Planning Annex
DPADigital Production Administrator
DPADisk Production Activity
DPADirect Pricing Agreement (logistics)
DPADistributive Pool Account
DPADownlink Phased Array (US DoD)
DPADeferred Prosecution Agreement
DPADoctor of Public Accountancy
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In the event that you become incapacitated without having executed a durable power of attorney, your family may have to petition the court to establish your incapacity and appoint a conservator to assist in the management of your property which can be both costly and time-consuming.
Shoemaker argued that she had the authority to decide the disposition of Collins' body because a physician's certification of incapacity was not required to give effect to the provision that allowed Collins' agent to "decide what should be done with [her] body." (19) Shoemaker contended that an alternative interpretation of this provision would be contrary to statutory language that gives an attorney in fact under a durable power of attorney a priority to exercise the right of sepulcher on behalf of the principle.
* A durable power of attorney (DPOA) allows you to authorize someone else to act on your behalf.
Also, during the grantor's disability, the holder of the durable power of attorney is authorized to transfer additional grantor-owned assets to the trust.
Also, most states don't recognize the rights of unmarried partners, so include a nonspouse in your will, health care proxy and durable power of attorney.
The legal authorities including: Limited Power of Attorney; Durable Power of Attorney; health Care power of Attorney; general Power of Attorney; Unlimited power of Attorney; Advance Health Care Directives, and more.
Sitarz provides instructions for completing standard and customized forms for a living will, health care power of attorney, and durable power of attorney; related forms (e.g., organ donation); and details on relevant state laws.
* A durable power of attorney for health care lets you name another person to make medical decisions for you if you are unable to make them yourself.
In responding to the lawsuit, the nursing home noted that the man had previously, while competent, executed a durable power of attorney that authorized his son to pursue any "claims and litigation" on his behalf, a power that was to continue even should the man become legally incompetent.
Long-term care practitioners often are not aware of the true parameters of the durable power of attorney. Because it is a legal document bearing the resident's signature, practitioners immediately view the proxy decision maker as the person who should make the decisions on the resident's behalf, even when the resident is still able to make his or her own decisions.
In many states, a durable power of attorney for health care is operative only if and when a patient who has executed a durable power of attorney for health care is no longer capable of making his or her own decisions relative to his or her treatment.