A Durable Power of Attorney has limitations and restrictions. Here are some things a Durable Power of Attorney cannot authorize your agent:

  1. To make healthcare decisions for you
  2. To marry on your behalf
  3. To adopt anyone on your behalf
  4. To vote for you in public elections
  5. To represent you in legal proceedings
  6. To make a will on your behalf
  7. To give powers already legally delegated to someone else by another means
  8. To continue to act on your behalf after your death