- Alaska Statutes.
- Title 47. Welfare, Social Services and Institutions
- Chapter 24. Protection of Vulnerable Adults
- Section 120. Immunity From Liability; Retaliation Prohibited.
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AS 47.24.120. Immunity From Liability; Retaliation Prohibited.
- (a) A person who in good faith makes a report under AS 47.24.010
, regardless of whether the person is required to do so, is immune from civil or criminal liability that might
otherwise be incurred or imposed for making the report.
- (b) An employer or supervisor of a person who in good faith makes a report under AS 47.24.010
may not discharge, demote, transfer, reduce pay or benefits or work privileges of, prepare a negative work performance
evaluation of, or take other detrimental action against the person because the person made the report. The person
making the report may bring a civil action for compensatory and punitive damages against an employer or supervisor who
violates this subsection. In the civil action there is a rebuttable presumption that the detrimental action by the
employer or supervisor was retaliatory if it was taken within 90 days after the report was made.
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