§ 2593 Mental or physical examination of licensee licensed to practice in Maine
§ 2594 Immunity of licensee rendering emergency care
§ 2594-A Assistants; delegating authority
§ 2594-D Termination of license
§ 2594-E Licensure of physician assistants
§ 2594-F Physician assistants; scope of practice and agreement requirements
§ 2595 Treatment of minors
§ 2596 Review committee member immunity
§ 2596-A Establishment of protocols for operation of a professional review committee
§ 2597 Saving clause
§ 2598 Penalty
§ 2599 Records of proceedings of hospital medical staff review committees confidential
§ 2600 Release of contact lens prescription
§ 2600-A Confidentiality of personal information of applicant or licensee
§ 2600-B Expedited partner therapy
§ 2600-C Requirements regarding prescription of opioid medication
§ 2600-D Prohibition on providing conversion therapy to minors
§ 2600-E Inspection or copying of record; procedure
§ 2600-F Duty to warn and protect

Terms Used In Maine Revised Statutes > Title 32 > Chapter 36 > Subchapter 7 - General Provisions

  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Conversion therapy: means any practice or treatment that seeks or claims to change an individual's sexual orientation or gender identity, including, but not limited to, any effort to change gender expression or to eliminate or reduce sexual or romantic attractions, feelings or behavior toward others based on the individual's gender. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 32 Sec. 59-C
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Docket: A log containing brief entries of court proceedings.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • in writing: include printing and other modes of making legible words. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 1 Sec. 72
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • United States: includes territories and the District of Columbia. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 1 Sec. 72
  • Year: means a calendar year, unless otherwise expressed. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 1 Sec. 72