Part 4. Transfer of Physical Custody of Minor by Health Care Facility or Attending Practitioner for Purposes of Adoption.

48-3-401. "Health care facility" and "attending practitioner" defined.

As used in this Article:

(1) "Health care facility" includes a hospital and maternity home; and

(2) "Attending practitioner" includes a physician, licensed nurse, or other licensed professional provider of health care who assists in a birth. (1995, c. 457, s. 2.)