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Reference received: 23 December 1987
Report 68: Wills For Persons Lacking Will-making Capacity (PDF, 96.6 KB) [PDF, 96Kb], February 1992
Tabled in parliament: 27 March 1992
Judicial citation: Perpetual Trustee Co Ltd v Fairlie Cunninghame (1993) 32 NSWLR 377; Re Fletcher; Ex parte Papaleo  VSC 109 ; Re the Full Board of the Guardianship and Administration Board (2003) 27 WAR 475 (WASCA) ; Hoffmann v Waters (2007) 98 SASR 500 ; Re Fenwick NSWSC 530 ; Jeavons v Chapman (No 2)  SASC 3 ; Re DH  ACTSC 69 ; Estate of Scott  NSWSC 465 , 
Discussion Paper 20: Wills for Persons Lacking Will-making Capacity, August 1989
Judicial citation: Perpetual Trustee Co Ltd v Fairlie Cunninghame (1993) 32 NSWLR 377; Re Fenwick  NSWSC 530 
J Hockley, "Statutory wills in Australia: Wills for persons lacking capacity" (2006) 80 Australian Law Journal 68.
To inquire into and report upon:
(a) whether power should be given to any person or body-
(i) to give effect to a will or disposition of a testamentary nature made by or on behalf of a person lacking testamentary capacity by reason of mental disability;
(ii) to make such a will or disposition on behalf of such a person;
(b) any related matter.
Note: See Reference 88 Uniform succession laws
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