Duties to Persons with Medical ID Devices


The purpose of this Act is to provide for a minimum level of duty toward persons in an unconscious state or otherwise unable to communicate the existence of a condition requiring special treatment. The Act also provides for standard ID devices, such as bracelets and tags stamped with the AMA-designed emergency symbol.

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Drafting History

Origin: Completed by the Uniform Law Commission in 1972.
Committee/Resources: Duties to Persons with Medical ID Devices