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§ 3-101. Definitions

West's Annotated Code of MarylandCriminal Law

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Criminal Law (Refs & Annos)
Title 3. Other Crimes Against the Person
Subtitle 1. Suicide (Refs & Annos)
MD Code, Criminal Law, § 3-101
Formerly cited as MD CODE Art. 27, § 416
§ 3-101. Definitions
In general
(a) In this subtitle the following words have the meanings indicated.
Licensed health care professional
(b) “Licensed health care professional” means a duly licensed or certified:
(1) physician;
(2) surgeon;
(3) podiatrist;
(4) osteopath;
(5) osteopathic physician;
(6) osteopathic surgeon;
(7) physician assistant;
(8) registered nurse;
(9) licensed practical nurse;
(10) nurse practitioner;
(11) dentist;
(12) pharmacist; or
(13) emergency medical services provider, in accordance with § 13-516 of the Education Article.
Suicide
(c) “Suicide” means the act or instance in which an individual intentionally takes the individual's own life.

Credits

Added by Acts 2002, c. 26, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2002.
Formerly Art. 27, § 416.
MD Code, Criminal Law, § 3-101, MD CRIM LAW § 3-101
Current through legislation effective through May 9, 2024, from the 2024 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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