Health and Safety
Partial Birth Abortion
§ 23-4.12-6 Severability.
(a) If any one or more provisions, clauses, phrases, or words of §
23-4.12-3 or the application of that section to any person or circumstance is
found to be unconstitutional, it is declared to be inseverable.
(b) If any one or more provisions, sections, subsections,
sentences, clauses, phrases or words of the remaining sections or the
application of them to any person or circumstance is found to be
unconstitutional, they are declared to be severable and the balance of the
chapter shall remain effective notwithstanding the unconstitutionality. The
legislature declares that it would have passed this chapter, and each
provision, section, subsection, sentence, clause, phrase, or words, with the
exception of § 23-4.12-3, irrespective of the fact that any one or more
provisions, sections, subsections, sentences, clauses, phrases, or words be
History of Section.
(P.L. 1997, ch. 76, § 2.)