Chapter 08 - Health Care Decisions

13.0801 Appointment of a health care representative.

(a) A written document appointing a represent…

13.0802 Capacity of principal.

(a) A principal is presumed to be capable of…

13.0803 Responsibility of the representative.

(a) The representative, in accordance with th…

13.0804 Procedure for making a living will.

(a) Any competent adult may, at any time, mak…

13.0805 Procedure for living will.

(a) If a person has made a living will expres…

13.0806 Procedure in absence of living will.

(a) In the absence of a living will, the deci…

13.0807 Determination of patient condition.

In determining whether a patient has a termin…

13.0808 Mercy killing or euthanasia not authorized—Suicide distinguished.

(a) Nothing in this chapter shall be construe…