13.0322 Private liability.

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(a) During a declared public health emergency, any non-governmental person and employees and agents of such person under the direction of the director or his duly appointed agent, or who renders assistance or advice at the request of the director or his duly appointed agent shall not be civilly liable for causing the death of, or injury to, any individual or damage to any property except in the event of gross negligence or willful misconduct.

(b) The immunities provided in this section shall not apply to any person whose act or omission caused in whole or part the event or occurrence of a public health emergency and who would otherwise be liable for the public health emergency.

History: 2007, PL 30-11.