(a) A custodian, acting in a custodial capacity, has all the rights, powers, and authority over custodial property that unmarried adult owners have over their own property, but a custodian may exercise those rights, powers, and authority in the capacity of a custodian only.
(b) This section does not relieve a custodian from liability for breach of G.S. 33A-12. (1987, c. 563, s. 2.)