§54.1-2979. No liability for nonnegligent performance of operation

Published: 2015

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§ 54.1-2979. No liability for nonnegligent performance of operation.

Subject to the rules of law applicable generally to negligence, no physician licensed by the Board of Medicine shall be either civilly or criminally liable by reason of having performed a vasectomy, salpingectomy, or other surgical sexual sterilization procedure upon any person in this Commonwealth as authorized by this article.
1981, c. 454, § 54-325.14; 1988, c. 765.