34-23A-51 Promulgation of rules--Minimum standards for abortion facilities.
Promulgation of rules--Minimum standards for abortion facilities.
department shall adopt rules pursuant to chapter 1-26 for the issuance, renewal, denial, suspension,
and revocation of a license to operate an abortion facility. The department shall adopt, by rules
promulgated pursuant to chapter 1-26, minimum standards to protect the health and safety of a
patient of an abortion facility. The rules shall establish minimum standards regarding:
Facility safety and sanitation;
Qualifications and supervision of professional and nonprofessional personnel;
Emergency equipment and procedures to provide emergency care;
Medical records and reports;
Procedure and recovery rooms;
Facility and laboratory equipment requirements, sanitation, testing, and maintenance;
Information on and access to patient follow-up care; and
Patient screening, assessment, and monitoring.
SL 2006, ch 182, § 7.