Health and Safety

CHAPTER 23-4.7
Informed Consent for Abortion

SECTION 23-4.7-7

§ 23-4.7-7. Liability of physician.

Any physician who knowingly violates the requirements of this chapter shall be deemed to have engaged in "unprofessional conduct" for the purposes of § 5-37-5.1. The willful failure to provide the woman with the substance of the information pursuant to the requirements of § 23-4.7-3 shall be prima facie evidence of failure to obtain informed consent in an action at law or in equity.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1982, ch. 323, § 2.)