Kansas Statutes Annotated
Updated Through the 2018 Legislative Session

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Statute Number:8-1024
Chapter Title:AUTOMOBILES AND OTHER VEHICLES
Article Title:DRIVING UNDER INFLUENCE OF ALCOHOL OR DRUGS; RELATED PROVISIONS
Tax Type:Vehicles
Brief Description:Immunity from liability for persons and entities involved in
testing.
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8-1024.Immunity from liability for persons and entities involved in testing.No medical care facility, clinical laboratory, medical clinic, other medical institution, person licensed to practice medicine or surgery, person acting under the direction of any such licensed person, licensed physician assistant, registered nurse, licensed practical nurse, medical technician, paramedic, advanced emergency medical technician, phlebotomist, health care provider or person who participates in good faith in the obtaining, withdrawal, collection or testing of blood, breath, urine or other bodily substance at the direction of a law enforcement officer pursuant to K.S.A.8-1001, and amendments thereto, or as otherwise authorized by law, shall incur any civil, administrative or criminal liability as a result of such participation, regardless of whether or not the patient resisted or objected to the administration of the procedure or test.
History:L. 2008, ch. 170, 3; L. 2018, ch. 106, 11; July 1.



Date Composed: 12/31/2018 Date Modified: 12/31/2018

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