35A-1382. Termination.

(a) Any standby guardianship created under this Article shall continue until:

(1) If the ward is a minor child, the child reaches 18 years of age unless sooner terminated by order of the clerk who entered the order appointing the standby guardian.

(2) Revocation pursuant to this Article.

(3) Renunciation pursuant to this Article.

(b) A standby guardianship shall terminate, and the authority of the standby guardian designated pursuant to G.S. 35A-1374 or of a guardian of the person or general guardian appointed pursuant to this Article shall cease, upon the entry of an order of the district court granting custody of the minor child to any other person. (1995, c. 313, s. 1; 2015-205, s. 1.)