Alaska Statutes.
Title 9. Code of Civil Procedure
Chapter 65. Actions, Immunities, Defenses, and Duties
Section 95. Liability For Administration of Blood Test.
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AS 09.65.095. Liability For Administration of Blood Test.

(a) A civil or criminal action arising out of battery may not be brought against a health care provider for the act of taking a blood sample if the sample is taken

(1) at the request of a police officer under the circumstances specified in AS 28.35.035 or when the arresting officer has a search warrant or court order authorizing the taking of the blood sample; and

(2) without the use of excessive or unreasonable force.

(b) In this section,

(1) "health care provider" means a nurse licensed under AS 08.68, a physician licensed under AS 08.64, and a person certified by a hospital as competent to take blood samples;

(2) "hospital" means a hospital as defined in AS 47.32.900 , including a governmentally owned or operated hospital.

(c) Nothing in this section shall be construed to prohibit recovery of damages incident to the improper or negligent withdrawal of blood.

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