Alabama Code Title 22. Health, Mental Health, and Environmental Control § 22-8A-4.1

(a) A completed DNAR order that is properly entered and received is deemed a valid order.

(b)(1) The State Board of Health shall adopt by rule the form to be used for a portable DNAR order.

(2) The State Board of Health and the Board of Medical Examiners may adopt rules to implement this section and the amendments made to Sections 22-8A-2 , 22-8A-3 , 22-8A-7 , and 22-8A-8 by Act 2016-96 .  Notwithstanding the foregoing, the Board of Medical Examiners shall have exclusive authority to adopt rules relating to physicians in implementing this section and the amendments made to Sections 22-8A-2 , 22-8A-3 , 22-8A-7 , and 22-8A-8 by Act 2016-96 .


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