§ 145B.01 Citation
§ 145B.011 Application of Chapter
§ 145B.02 Definitions
§ 145B.03 Living Will
§ 145B.04 Suggested Form
§ 145B.05 When Operative
§ 145B.06 Compliance With Living Will
§ 145B.07 Transfer of Care
§ 145B.08 Access to Medical Information by Proxy
§ 145B.09 Revocation
§ 145B.105 Penalties
§ 145B.11 Effect On Insurance
§ 145B.12 What If There Is No Living Will or Proxy?
§ 145B.13 Reasonable Medical Practice Required
§ 145B.14 Certain Practices Not Condoned
§ 145B.15 Recognition of Previously Executed Living Will
§ 145B.16 Recognition of Document Executed in Another State
§ 145B.17 Existing Rights

Terms Used In Minnesota Statutes > Chapter 145B - Living Will

  • Annuity: A periodic (usually annual) payment of a fixed sum of money for either the life of the recipient or for a fixed number of years. A series of payments under a contract from an insurance company, a trust company, or an individual. Annuity payments are made at regular intervals over a period of more than one full year.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Chair: includes chairman, chairwoman, and chairperson. See Minnesota Statutes 645.44
  • Commissioner: means the commissioner of employment and economic development. See Minnesota Statutes 116J.03
  • 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.
  • Department: means the Department of Employment and Economic Development. See Minnesota Statutes 116J.03
  • Donor: The person who makes a gift.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Lawsuit: A legal action started by a plaintiff against a defendant based on a complaint that the defendant failed to perform a legal duty, resulting in harm to the plaintiff.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Minority: means with respect to an individual the period of time during which the individual is a minor. See Minnesota Statutes 645.451
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.