This Act designates who controls wrongful death recoveries intended to benefit a surviving child. For awards less than $15,000, the natural guardian shall hold and use the money for the benefit of the child. A guardian of the property shall be appointed to hold and use awards of $15,000 or more to benefit the child.
Robert W. Griner,
TORTS Wrongful Death: Designate Guardian for Children in Wrongful Death Recoveries,
Ga. St. U. L. Rev.
Available at: https://readingroom.law.gsu.edu/gsulr/vol10/iss1/27