§ 707A.1 Definitions
§ 707A.2 Assisting suicide
§ 707A.3 Acts or omissions not considered assisting suicide

Terms Used In Iowa Code > Chapter 707A - Assisting Suicide

  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Licensed health care professional: means a physician and surgeon, podiatric physician, osteopathic physician and surgeon, physician assistant, nurse, dentist, or pharmacist required to be licensed under chapter 147. See Iowa Code 707A.1
  • person: means individual, corporation, limited liability company, government or governmental subdivision or agency, business trust, estate, trust, partnership or association, or any other legal entity. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Suicide: means the act or instance of taking a person's own life voluntarily and intentionally. See Iowa Code 707A.1