(a) Absent negligence, wantonness, recklessness, or deliberate misconduct, any individual who, in good faith, provides services pursuant to this chapter, shall not be liable in any civil action. The grant of immunity provided for in this subsection shall extend to all employees, administrative personnel, and drug court team members, as well as volunteers.

Terms Used In Alabama Code 12-23A-11

  • drug: Includes all of the following:

    a. See Alabama Code 45-2-182

  • DRUG COURT: A judicial intervention program for drug offenders in the criminal division of the circuit or district court that incorporates the ten key components as enumerated in subsection (f) of Section 12-23A-4 and may include any of the following:

    a. See Alabama Code 45-2-182

  • DRUG COURT TEAM: Consists of all of the following members who are assigned to the drug court:

    a. See Alabama Code 45-2-182

  • person: includes a corporation as well as a natural person. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • substance: Drug as defined in subdivision (6). See Alabama Code 45-2-182

(b) Any qualified person who obtains, in a medically accepted manner, a specimen of breath, blood, urine, or other bodily substance pursuant to this chapter shall not be liable in any civil action.

(Act 2010-754, p. 1909, §11.)