§ 23-16-01 Licensure of medical hospitals and state hospitals
§ 23-16-01.1 Moratorium on expansion of long-term care bed capacity
§ 23-16-02 Existing medical hospitals
§ 23-16-03 Application for license – License fee
§ 23-16-04 Licenses
§ 23-16-05 Inspections, consultations, and approval of plans
§ 23-16-06 Authority to issue, deny, suspend, or revoke licenses
§ 23-16-07 Not applicable to certain laws
§ 23-16-08 Offering or advertising to dispose of infants prohibited
§ 23-16-08.1 Access to pharmacist
§ 23-16-09 Information confidential
§ 23-16-10 Appeal
§ 23-16-11 Penalties
§ 23-16-12 Injunction
§ 23-16-14 Participation in abortion – Not mandatory
§ 23-16-15 Umbilical cord blood donation
§ 23-16-16 Treatment of victims of sexual assault
§ 23-16-17 Air ambulances – Informed Decisions – Publication

Terms Used In North Dakota Code > Chapter 23-16

  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • children: includes children by birth and by adoption. See North Dakota Code 1-01-18
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • 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.
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • 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.
  • following: when used by way of reference to a chapter or other part of a statute means the next preceding or next following chapter or other part. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • Individual: means a human being. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • 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.
  • Oath: includes "affirmation". See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • Partnership: includes a limited liability partnership registered under chapter 45-22. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • Person: means an individual, organization, government, political subdivision, or government agency or instrumentality. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • Process: means a writ or summons issued in the course of judicial proceedings. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • Rule: includes regulation. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • written: include "typewriting" and "typewritten" and "printing" and "printed" except in the case of signatures and when the words are used by way of contrast to typewriting and printing. See North Dakota Code 1-01-37
  • year: means twelve consecutive months. See North Dakota Code 1-01-33