TITLE 40.1
Behavioral Healthcare, Developmental Disabilities and Hospitals

CHAPTER 40.1-24.5
Community Residences

SECTION 40.1-24.5-16


§ 40.1-24.5-16 Immunity from liability as to reports under chapter.

Any person who makes a report pursuant to this chapter, or who testifies in any administrative or judicial proceeding arising from the report, shall be immune from any civil or criminal liability for making such a report or for testifying except for liability for perjury, unless the person acted in bad faith or with malicious purpose.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1982, ch. 363, § 1.)