Article 40. Termination of custody and guardianship.
1. Guardianship and trusteeship over adult citizens shall cease in cases when the court renders a decision recognizing the ward effective or canceling the limitations of its capacity at the request of the guardian, trustee or guardianship and trusteeship body. 2. Upon attaining a fourteen-year-old minor ward, his custody shall cease, and the citizen who performed the duties of a guardian becomes the guardian of the minor without an additional decision on this. 3. The guardianship over a minor ceases without a special decision on the attainment of a minor ward of eighteen years, as well as upon his marriage and in other cases of his acquisition of full legal capacity before reaching the age of majority (Article 21, paragraph 2, and Article 27).
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