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Chapter 1
STATE AND LOCAL BOARDS AND DEPARTMENTS OF HEALTH
Article 1Department of Health Services
  • 36-102
  • Department of health services; director; appointment; compensation
  • 36-103
  • Department organization; deputy director; assistant directors
  • 36-103.01
  • Governmental units succeeded; statutory references to succeeded governmental units
  • 36-105
  • Information; statefederal cooperation
  • 36-106
  • Acquisition of lands and buildings
  • 36-107
  • Power to promulgate rules concerning confidential nature of records
  • 36-108
  • Indirect cost fund; use; exemption
  • 36-108.01
  • Department of health services funds; purposes; annual report
  • 36-109
  • Advisory health council; special purpose councils
  • 36-110
  • County or district liaison; duties
  • 36-112
  • Umbilical cord blood; information pamphlet; distribution; health care institution responsibilities; definition
  • 36-114
  • Limitation upon authority to impose treatment
  • 36-117
  • Services for licensing agencies; costs
  • 36-118
  • Director's seal; authentication of records
  • 36-119
  • Breast and cervical cancer screening and diagnostic special plate fund
  • 36-120
  • Multiple sclerosis awareness fund
  • 36-121
  • Childhood cancer and rare childhood disease research fund
Article 1.1Uniform Reporting
  • 36-125.04
  • Financial statements; uniform accounting report; exemption
  • 36-125.05
  • Uniform patient reporting system; statistical and demographic reports; exemption
  • 36-125.07
  • Uniform billing; third party payors; exception; definitions
  • 36-126
  • Violation; civil penalties
Article 2Department of Health Services; Additional Functions
  • 36-132
  • Department of health services; functions; contracts
  • 36-133
  • Chronic disease surveillance system; confidentiality; immunity; violation; classification
  • 36-134
  • Asbestosis and mesothelioma
  • 36-135
  • Child immunization reporting system; requirements; access; confidentiality; immunity; violation; classification; definitions
  • 36-136
  • Powers and duties of director; compensation of personnel; rules
  • 36-136.01
  • Sanitarians council; members; powers; fees; examinations; continuing education; exceptions; renewal; definition
  • 36-137
  • Annual report of director
  • 36-138
  • Oral health fund; nonlapsing
  • 36-140
  • Violation; classification
  • 36-141
  • Authority to contract and pay for alcohol and drug abuse services; services to pregnant women; priority
  • 36-142
  • Prostate cancer task force; membership; duties; program termination
  • 36-143
  • Care and treatment for residents twentyone and older with cystic fibrosis; costs
  • 36-144
  • Home care services; disclosure; definition
Article 2.1Home Health Services by State and County
  • 36-152
  • Authority to provide services; fees
  • 36-153
  • Authority to contract for services and fees
  • 36-154
  • Limitation of authority regarding services and fees
  • 36-155
  • Personnel and equipment
  • 36-156
  • Home health services and related supportive services; coordination and development; consultation; powers and duties of director
  • 36-157
  • County authority to provide services; fees
  • 36-158
  • Authority to receive funds; disbursement
  • 36-159
  • Authorized court action to collect fees
  • 36-160
  • Confidentiality of records; unauthorized disclosures unlawful; classification
Article 4Local Health Departments
  • 36-182
  • Establishment of local health departments or public health services district; powers; expenditures; plan for local health departments
  • 36-183
  • Boards of health of local health departments; membership; terms
  • 36-183.01
  • County hospital under board of health or hospital board; powers and duties
  • 36-183.03
  • Maintaining unsanitary premises; violation; classification
  • 36-183.04
  • Notice of violation; civil penalties; administrative hearings
  • 36-183.05
  • Violations; injunctive relief; civil penalties; consent decrees
  • 36-183.06
  • Health inspectors; violations; notice to appear
  • 36-184
  • Boards of health of local health departments; organization; meetings; powers and duties
  • 36-185
  • Local department of health funds
  • 36-186
  • Director of county health department; powers and duties
  • 36-187
  • County treasurer as treasurer of local departments of health; duties; collection of fees
  • 36-188
  • Abolishment of other health agencies by establishment of county health department or public health services district
  • 36-189
  • State participation in establishment and maintenance of local health departments and local health services
  • 36-190
  • Participation of incorporated cities and towns in health services
  • 36-191
  • Violation; classification
Article 5Advisory Committee
  • 36-195
  • Establishment of advisory committee by authorized local agency
  • 36-196
  • Duties and responsibilities
Chapter 2
STATE HEALTH INSTITUTIONS AND AGENCIES
Article 1Arizona State Hospital
  • 36-202
  • State hospital for the mentally disordered; official name; purpose; facilities and equipment
  • 36-202.01
  • Admission of juveniles to state hospital
  • 36-203
  • Persons with intellectual disabilities assigned to state hospital; department duties
  • 36-205
  • Superintendent of state hospital; appointment; qualifications; compensation; chief medical officer
  • 36-206
  • Duties of superintendent; clinical assessment
  • 36-207
  • Fingerprinting requirements; definition
  • 36-208
  • Employees; compensation
  • 36-209
  • Reports by superintendent and director
  • 36-211
  • Income from land rentals and permanent funds
  • 36-212
  • Maximum security area required
  • 36-213
  • Store and canteen; deposit
  • 36-214
  • Arizona state hospital; private operation
  • 36-215
  • State hospital revolving fund; nonreversion
  • 36-216
  • Budget for state hospital
  • 36-217
  • State hospital annual report
Article 2State Laboratory
  • 36-252
  • Chief of state laboratory; appointment; qualifications
  • 36-253
  • Chief of state laboratory; powers and duties
  • 36-254
  • Evidentiary effect of certificate of chief of state laboratory
  • 36-255
  • Reports by laboratory chief
Article 3Children With Chronic Illnesses or Physical Disabilities
  • 36-261
  • Children who have a chronic illness or physical disability; program
  • 36-262
  • Central statewide information and referral service for children who have a chronic illness or physical disability
Article 4Biomedical Research
  • 36-272
  • Biomedical research commission; members; terms; appointment; compensation; meetings
  • 36-274
  • Disease control research fund; lapsing; investment
Chapter 3
VITAL RECORDS AND PUBLIC HEALTH STATISTICS
Article 1General Provisions
  • 36-302
  • System of vital records; powers and duties of the state registrar
  • 36-303
  • System of public health statistics; powers and duties of the department
Article 2Registration Officials
  • 36-311
  • Appointment and removal of local registrars and deputy local registrars
  • 36-312
  • Local registrars and deputy local registrars; powers and duties
  • 36-313
  • Deputy local registrars; compensation
Article 3Death Registration and Birth Registration Certificate Requirements
  • 36-321
  • Information required for a certificate
  • 36-323
  • Amending registered certificates: corrections
  • 36-324
  • Vital records; copies; access
  • 36-325
  • Death certificate registration; moving human remains; immunity
  • 36-325.01
  • Delayed death certificate registration
  • 36-326
  • Disposition-transit permits
  • 36-327
  • Disintermentreinterment permit
  • 36-328
  • Registration of a death certificate for a foreign presumptive death
  • 36-329
  • Fetal death certificate registration
  • 36-329.01
  • Delayed fetal death certificate registration
  • 36-330
  • Certificate of birth resulting in stillbirth; requirements
  • 36-330.01
  • Delayed registration of certificate of birth resulting in stillbirth
  • 36-331
  • Duties of persons in charge of place of disposition
  • 36-332
  • Notification of death to responsible person and release of human remains
  • 36-333
  • Birth certificate registration
  • 36-333.01
  • Late birth certificate registration
  • 36-333.02
  • Delayed birth certificate registration
  • 36-333.03
  • Record of birth; petition; requirements; notice; court order; definition
  • 36-334
  • Determining maternity and paternity for birth certificates
  • 36-335
  • Birth registration for foundlings
  • 36-337
  • Amending birth certificates
  • 36-338
  • Certificates of foreign birth for adoptees
  • 36-339
  • Missing children; notification; flagging birth certificate records; definitions
Article 4Fees and Vital Record Information
  • 36-341
  • Fees received by state and local registrars
  • 36-341.01
  • Vital records electronic systems fund; purpose; nonlapsing
  • 36-342
  • Disclosure of information; prohibition
  • 36-343
  • Duty to provide information to the state registrar
  • 36-344
  • Violation; classification
Article 5Preserving and Archiving Vital Records
  • 36-351
  • Duties of the director; Arizona state library, archives and public records
Chapter 4
HEALTH CARE INSTITUTIONS
Article 1General Provisions
  • 36-401
  • Definitions; adult foster care
  • 36-403
  • Licensure by counties and municipalities
  • 36-404
  • Limitation of disclosure of information
  • 36-405
  • Powers and duties of the director
  • 36-405.01
  • Health screening services; violation; classification
  • 36-406
  • Powers and duties of the department
  • 36-408
  • Required reports from health care institutions
  • 36-409
  • Certification, licensure and monitoring of longterm care facilities, facilities and services
  • 36-410
  • County standards and guidelines; delegation
  • 36-411
  • Residential care institutions; home health agencies; fingerprinting; definitions
  • 36-412
  • Nursing care institutions; employment
  • 36-413
  • Nutrition and feeding assistants; training programs; regulation; civil penalty; definition
  • 36-414
  • Health services licensing fund; exemption
  • 36-415
  • Breast density mammography results; notification
  • 36-416
  • Registered dietitians; qualified nutrition professionals; hospital orders; definitions
Article 2License Provisions
  • 36-421
  • Application for construction or modification
  • 36-422
  • Application for license; notification of proposed change in status; joint licenses; definitions
  • 36-423
  • Hemodialysis technicians; minimum requirements; definition
  • 36-424
  • Inspections; suspension or revocation of license; report to board of examiners of nursing care institution administrators
  • 36-425
  • Inspections; issuance of license; posting of deficiencies; provisional license; denial of license
  • 36-425.01
  • Home health agencies; licensure; definition
  • 36-425.02
  • Nursing care institutions; quality rating; issuance of license
  • 36-425.03
  • Children's behavioral health programs; personnel; fingerprinting; definitions
  • 36-426
  • Hospital providers of extended care services
  • 36-427
  • Suspension or revocation; intermediate sanctions
  • 36-428
  • Hearings by the director
  • 36-429
  • Removal of licensee; temporary management continued operation
  • 36-430
  • Unlicensed operation prohibited; injunction
  • 36-431
  • Violation; classification
  • 36-431.02
  • Nursing care institution resident protection revolving fund; use; nonreversion
  • 36-432
  • Urgent care centers; posting requirements
  • 36-433
  • Receipt of report and complaint; investigation
  • 36-434
  • Outdoor behavioral health care programs; licensing requirements; inspections
Article 2.1Hospital Staff Privileges
  • 36-435
  • Staff privileges for podiatrists
Article 3Review of Rates, Rules and Regulations
  • 36-436
  • Filing and review of rates and rules as prerequisite to operation
  • 36-436.01
  • Rate schedules; printing and posting requirements; outpatient treatment centers; posting and filing requirements
  • 36-436.02
  • Increases of rates or charges; filing
  • 36-436.03
  • Public availability of rates and charges
  • 36-437
  • Health care facilities; charges; public availability; direct payment; notice; definitions
Article 3.1Colocation at Outpatient Treatment Centers
  • 36-439.02
  • Colocators; collaborating outpatient treatment centers; requirements
  • 36-439.04
  • Colocation; outpatient treatment centers; health care providers
Article 4Health Care Utilization Review
  • 36-441
  • Health care utilization committees; immunity; exception; definition
Article 5Review of Certain Health Care Practices
  • 36-445
  • Review of certain medical practices
  • 36-445.01
  • Confidentiality of information; conditions of disclosure
  • 36-445.02
  • Immunity relating to review of medical practices
  • 36-445.03
  • Limitation of publication; identity of patient confidential
  • 36-445.04
  • Freestanding urgent care center incident reporting; confidentiality requirement
Article 6Licensing of Nursing Care Institution Administrators and Certification of Assisted Living Facilities Managers
  • 36-446.01
  • Licensure or certification requirements
  • 36-446.02
  • Board of examiners; terms; meetings; quorum; effect of vacancies; compensation
  • 36-446.03
  • Powers and duties of the board; fees
  • 36-446.04
  • Qualifications; period of validity; exemption
  • 36-446.05
  • Reciprocity; present administrators
  • 36-446.06
  • Temporary licenses and certificates
  • 36-446.07
  • Disciplinary actions; grounds for disciplinary action; renewal; continuing education; inactive status; hearings; settlement; judicial review; admission by default; military members
  • 36-446.08
  • Nursing care institution administrators' licensing and assisted living facility managers' certification fund; investment of fund monies
  • 36-446.10
  • Confidentiality of records; release of complainant's name and nature of complaint
  • 36-446.13
  • Unlawful act; unlicensed operation; injunction
Article 7Nursing Care Institutions
  • 36-447.01
  • Nursing care institutions; notification of services; screening; annual reviews
  • 36-447.02
  • Nursing care institutions; therapeutic substitutions
Article 9Recovery Care Centers
  • 36-448.53
  • Recovery care centers; administration; bylaws; administrator; duties; notification
  • 36-448.55
  • Medical staff; requirements; nursing care
Article 10Abortion Clinics
  • 36-449.02
  • Abortion clinics; licensure requirements; rules; inspections; standing to intervene; legal counsel
  • 36-449.03
  • Abortion clinics; rules; civil penalties
Article 11Patient Safety Reporting and Nonretaliatory Policies
Chapter 4.1
CLINICAL LABORATORIES
Article 1Administration
Article 2Licensure and Regulation of Clinical Laboratories
  • 36-461
  • Exceptions to this article
  • 36-462
  • License requirements; training and consultation
  • 36-463
  • Licensure of laboratories located outside of a health care institution; application; issuance; display; expiration; renewal
  • 36-463.01
  • Licensure of laboratories located in a health care institution
  • 36-463.02
  • Inspections; exemptions; disciplinary action
  • 36-465
  • Clinical laboratory licensure advisory committee; department rules; interpretive guidelines
  • 36-466
  • Advisory committee on clinical laboratories; membership; duties
  • 36-467
  • Reports by laboratories
  • 36-468
  • Laboratory testing without health care provider's order; results; report; duty of care; liability; definition
  • 36-470
  • Examination of specimens; written requests; reports of results; retention of test records
  • 36-471
  • Persons authorized to collect human specimens or blood
  • 36-472
  • Rebates, feesplitting and solicitation of referrals prohibited
  • 36-472.01
  • Billing for laboratory costs; definition
  • 36-473
  • Grounds for denial, suspension or revocation of license
  • 36-474
  • Investigation of complaints; notice of hearing
  • 36-476
  • License surrender; certification
  • 36-479
  • Violations; classification
Chapter 4.3
ENVIRONMENTAL LABORATORIES
Article 1General Provisions
  • 36-495.03
  • License application; issuance; expiration
  • 36-495.09
  • Suspension, revocation or denial of license; hearing
  • 36-495.10
  • Operation of unlicensed laboratory; cease and desist order; injunction; letter
  • 36-495.14
  • Outofstate laboratories; licensure; reciprocity
  • 36-495.15
  • Environmental laboratory licensure revolving fund; use
  • 36-495.16
  • Environmental laboratory advisory committee; membership; duties; compensation
Chapter 5
MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES
Article 1General Provisions
  • 36-502
  • Powers and duties of the director of AHCCCS; rules; expenditure limitation
  • 36-502.01
  • Powers and duties of director of the department of health services; rules; expenditure limitation
  • 36-503
  • Medical director of evaluation agency or mental health treatment agency; deputy
  • 36-503.01
  • Duty of attorney general or county attorney
  • 36-503.03
  • Civil commitment treatment population; cap
Article 2Patient's Civil and Legal Rights
  • 36-504
  • Notice of patients' rights; notification to family
  • 36-506
  • Civil rights not impaired; discrimination prohibited
  • 36-507
  • Patient's rights to privacy and to personal possessions
  • 36-508
  • Disposition of patient's personal property
  • 36-509
  • Confidential records; immunity; definition
  • 36-510
  • Patient's compensation for work
  • 36-513
  • Seclusion; restraint; treatment
  • 36-514
  • Visitation; telephone; correspondence; religious freedom
  • 36-515
  • Limitation of liability; false application; classification
  • 36-516
  • Violation of person's rights
  • 36-517
  • Cruelty to mentally disordered person; classification
  • 36-517.01
  • Review of decisions regarding release of treatment information; notice; appeal; immunity
  • 36-517.02
  • Limitation of liability; exception; discharge of duty; immunity for disclosure
Article 3Voluntary Admissions
  • 36-518
  • Application for voluntary admission; admission to agency; minors; transportation
  • 36-518.01
  • Case review of voluntary admission of minor
  • 36-519
  • Discharge of voluntary patients
Article 4Court-Ordered Evaluation
  • 36-520
  • Application for evaluation; definition
  • 36-521
  • Preparation of petition for courtordered evaluation; procedures for prepetition screening
  • 36-523
  • Petition for evaluation
  • 36-524
  • Application for emergency admission for evaluation; requirements
  • 36-525
  • Apprehension and transportation by peace officers; immunity
  • 36-526
  • Emergency admission; examination; petition for courtordered evaluation
  • 36-527
  • Discharge and release; relief from civil liability
  • 36-528
  • Emergency patients; duties of agency; notification of family member; right to counsel
  • 36-529
  • Order for evaluation; order for detention; hearing
  • 36-530
  • Evaluation and treatment
  • 36-531
  • Evaluation; possible dispositions; release
Article 5Court-Ordered Treatment
  • 36-534
  • Change to voluntary status; discharge
  • 36-535
  • Detention of proposed patient; time of hearing; released patient; intervention by department
  • 36-536
  • Service of petition; counsel for proposed patient; notice
  • 36-537
  • Powers and duties of counsel
  • 36-539
  • Conduct of hearing; record; transcript
  • 36-540.02
  • Transfer of a person with a grave disability without a guardian from a mental health treatment agency to another health care facility
  • 36-541
  • Mandatory local treatment
  • 36-541.01
  • Release or discharge from treatment before expiration of period ordered by court; notification of intent to release or discharge; hearing
  • 36-542
  • Discharge of patient at expiration of period ordered by court; change to voluntary status; relief from civil liability
  • 36-543
  • Release from treatment of a patient with a grave disability or a persistent or acute disability; annual review; court order for continued treatment; rules
  • 36-544
  • Unauthorized absences; violation; classification; tolling period; hearing
Article 6Costs and Services
  • 36-545
  • Voluntary admissions to the state hospital; reimbursements; indigents
  • 36-545.01
  • Payment of costs and expenses; ability to pay; power and duty of court; acceptance of other benefits; per capita cost limitation; guardians; parental liability; lien; duty of county attorney
  • 36-545.02
  • State hospital reimbursements; disposition of funds
  • 36-545.03
  • Payment of costs and expenses by person hospitalized in private or voluntary nonprofit facility
  • 36-545.04
  • Costs of court proceedings; compensation for evaluation and testimony
  • 36-545.05
  • Charges for treatment by agencies under administration contract; charges for prepetition screening and courtordered evaluation prohibited
  • 36-545.07
  • Contracts between the administration and screening agencies, evaluation agencies and mental health treatment agencies; services; plan
  • 36-545.08
  • Arizona state hospital fund; purpose
Article 7Judicial Review
  • 36-546
  • Judicial review; right to be informed; request; jurisdiction
  • 36-546.01
  • Expedited appeal to the court of appeals
Article 9Hospitalization in a Federal Facility
  • 36-548
  • Courtordered treatment by the United States department of veterans affairs or other agency of the United States
Article 10Community Mental Health Residential Treatment System
  • 36-550.01
  • Statewide plan for community residential treatment
  • 36-550.02
  • County responsibilities in statewide planning process
  • 36-550.03
  • Statewide plan implementation; contract requirements; exception
  • 36-550.04
  • Evaluation system; contract requirements
  • 36-550.05
  • Community mental health residential treatment services and facilities; prevention services
  • 36-550.07
  • Community residential treatment system planning grants
Chapter 5.1
DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES
Article 1Administration and Regulation
  • 36-551.01
  • Persons with developmental disabilities; rights guaranteed
  • 36-552
  • Developmental disabilities function; expenditure limitation
  • 36-553
  • Developmental disabilities advisory council; membership; duties
  • 36-554
  • Powers and duties of director
  • 36-555
  • Coordination of programs by department with special education programs
  • 36-556
  • Coordination with department of health services; duties of department
  • 36-557
  • Community developmental disability services; service providers
  • 36-558
  • Establishment and maintenance of programs and services; definition
  • 36-558.01
  • Operation, support and supervision of child developmental homes and foster homes; duties of department
  • 36-559
  • Eligibility for developmental disabilities programs, services and facilities
  • 36-561
  • Prohibiting certain treatment or drugs; use of aversive stimuli
  • 36-562
  • Schedule of financial contribution; review of payment order
  • 36-563
  • Review and appeal; hearing
  • 36-565
  • Periodic evaluations of persons with developmental disabilities
  • 36-566
  • Request for termination from a state facility, program or service
  • 36-567
  • Music therapists; minimum qualifications; definition
  • 36-568.02
  • Confidentiality of health information
  • 36-569
  • Prohibitions; violations; classification
  • 36-570
  • Arizona training program; annual update; notification to and plan development for affected individuals
  • 36-571
  • Developmental disabilities fund; disbursement; federal monies
  • 36-572
  • Client developmental disability services trust fund; donation account
  • 36-574
  • Children's autism services; contract
Article 2Developmental Disabilities
  • 36-582
  • Residential facilities; zoning; notice; appeal
Article 3Licensing and Monitoring of Community Residential Settings
  • 36-591
  • Adult developmental homes; child developmental homes; licensing; applicability
  • 36-592
  • Adult developmental homes; child developmental homes; license application; investigation and operation
  • 36-593
  • Adult developmental homes; child developmental homes; provisional licenses
  • 36-593.01
  • Child developmental certified homes; certification; requirements; renewal; rules; definitions
  • 36-594
  • Denial, suspension or revocation of license
  • 36-594.01
  • Fingerprinting of contract providers and home and community based service providers
  • 36-594.02
  • Fingerprinting of adult developmental home licensees and child developmental home licensees
  • 36-595
  • Programmatic and contractual monitoring; deemed status
Article 4Third Party Liability Program
  • 36-596
  • Coordination of benefits; third party payments; definition
  • 36-596.01
  • Liens; perfection; recording; assignment; notice of lien; compromise
Article 5Family Support
  • 36-596.52
  • Family support program; administration
  • 36-596.54
  • Family support vouchers and subsidies
  • 36-596.56
  • Eligibility; program plans; burial arrangements
  • 36-596.57
  • Admission; legislative appropriation; exception
Chapter 6
PUBLIC HEALTH CONTROL
Article 1Health Menaces
  • 36-601
  • Public nuisances dangerous to public health
  • 36-602
  • Abatement of nuisances, sources of filth and causes of sickness; civil penalty; property assessment; procedure
  • 36-603
  • Right to enter premises for inspection or abatement
  • 36-604
  • Health menace near military encampments; classification
  • 36-605
  • Common towel or drinking cup provided in public place; classification
  • 36-606
  • Pesticide illness; medical education; reports
Article 2Contagious Diseases
  • 36-621
  • Report of contagious diseases
  • 36-622
  • Report by hotel keepers of contagious diseases
  • 36-623
  • Report by physician of death from contagious disease
  • 36-624
  • Quarantine and sanitary measures to prevent contagion
  • 36-626
  • Disinfection or destruction of contaminated bedding and other articles
  • 36-627
  • Temporary hospitals for persons with contagious disease
  • 36-628
  • Provision for care of persons afflicted with contagious disease; expenses
  • 36-630
  • Violation; classification
  • 36-631
  • Person with contagious or infectious disease exposing himself to public; classification; exception
Article 3Industrial Sanitation
  • 36-641
  • Lavatories, change and bath facilities required; obscene pictures or writing prohibited; violation; classification
Article 4Communicable Disease Information
  • 36-663
  • HIVrelated testing; restrictions; exceptions
  • 36-664
  • Confidentiality; exceptions
  • 36-665
  • Order for disclosure of communicable disease related information
  • 36-666
  • Violation; classification; immunity
  • 36-668
  • Private right of action
  • 36-669
  • Human immunodeficiency testing of prisoners
Article 4.1School Immunization
  • 36-672
  • Immunizations; department rules
  • 36-673
  • Duties of local health departments; immunization; reimbursement; training; informed consent
  • 36-674
  • Providing proof of immunization
Article 5Maternal and Child Health
  • 36-691
  • Acceptance of congressional act relating to maternal and child health
  • 36-692
  • Standards for county participation
  • 36-693
  • Blood tests required; pregnant women; umbilical cord at delivery; definition
  • 36-694
  • Report of blood tests; newborn screening program; committee; fee; definitions
  • 36-694.01
  • Newborn screening program fund; use; nonlapsing
  • 36-695
  • Acceptance of congressional act relating to the supplemental security income to children with disabilities program
  • 36-697
  • Health start program; administration
  • 36-698
  • Arizona children and families resource directory; distribution
  • 36-699
  • Folic acid supplements; distribution; counseling; funding
  • 36-700
  • Farmers' market nutrition program
Article 6Tuberculosis Control
  • 36-712
  • Administration by the department
  • 36-714
  • Tuberculosis control officer
  • 36-715
  • Costs; removal; proceedings
  • 36-717
  • Responsibility for care or treatment by counties
  • 36-718
  • Contracting for care of afflicted persons
  • 36-723
  • Investigation of tuberculosis cases
  • 36-724
  • Voluntary control measures
  • 36-725
  • Orders to cooperate; emergency custody
  • 36-726
  • Petition for court ordered examination, monitoring, treatment, isolation or quarantine
  • 36-727
  • Hearings; procedure; confidentiality
  • 36-729
  • Amended orders for intervention and transport of afflicted persons
  • 36-730
  • Appointment of guardian or conservator
  • 36-731
  • Confinement; selection; jails; prohibition
  • 36-732
  • Early release from court ordered treatment
  • 36-733
  • Choice of physician and mode of treatment
  • 36-736
  • Administrative procedures act; judicial review of administrative procedures; exemption; appeals
  • 36-737
  • Violation; classification
Article 7Licensing and Regulation of Midwifery
  • 36-753
  • Application for license as midwife
  • 36-754
  • Licensing of midwives; renewal of license
  • 36-755
  • Powers and duties of the director
  • 36-756
  • Grounds for denial of license and disciplinary action; hearing; appeal; civil penalties; injunctions
  • 36-756.01
  • Investigations; right to examine evidence; subpoenas; confidentiality
  • 36-757
  • Violations; classification
  • 36-759
  • Use of title; prohibitions
  • 36-760
  • Persons and acts not affected by this article
Article 8Tobacco Tax Funds
  • 36-770
  • Tobacco products tax fund
  • 36-771
  • Tobacco tax and health care fund
  • 36-772
  • Health education account; audit; reports
  • 36-773
  • Health research account
  • 36-774
  • Medically needy account; definition
  • 36-776
  • Emergency health services account
  • 36-777
  • Health care adjustment account
  • 36-778
  • Proposition 204 protection account
  • 36-779
  • Tobacco revenue use spending and tracking commission; commission termination
Article 9Enhanced Surveillance Advisories and Public Health Emergencies
  • 36-782
  • Enhanced surveillance advisory
  • 36-783
  • Increased reporting during enhanced surveillance advisory
  • 36-784
  • Patient tracking during enhanced surveillance advisory
  • 36-785
  • Information sharing during an enhanced surveillance advisory
  • 36-786
  • Laboratory testing during an enhanced surveillance advisory
  • 36-787
  • Public health authority during state of emergency or state of war emergency
  • 36-788
  • Isolation and quarantine during a state of emergency or state of war emergency
  • 36-789
  • Due process for isolation and quarantine during a state of emergency or state of war emergency
  • 36-790
  • Privileges and immunities
Article 11Bedding
  • 36-796.03
  • Prohibited use of certain materials
  • 36-796.04
  • Sterilization, disinfection and disinfestation of bedding and materials
Article 12Public Health Crisis
Article 13Sickle Cell Anemia
  • 36-797.41
  • Declaration of policy; sickle cell anemia
  • 36-797.43
  • Care and treatment of children with sickle cell anemia; reimbursement
  • 36-797.44
  • Care and treatment of adults with sickle cell anemia; reimbursement
Article 14Tobacco Sales
  • 36-798.01
  • Selling or giving beedies or bidis; violation; classification
  • 36-798.02
  • Vending machine sales of tobacco and tobacco products; signage; violation; classification
  • 36-798.03
  • Tobacco products prohibition at schools and schoolrelated areas; exception; violation; classification
  • 36-798.04
  • Unlawful manufacture, sale or distribution of cigarettes and rollyourown tobacco; exception; violation; classification
  • 36-798.05
  • Unsolicited delivery of tobacco products; violation; classification; civil penalties; definitions
  • 36-798.06
  • Delivery sales prohibited; common carriers; civil penalty; forfeiture; unlawful practice; exceptions; violation; classification; definitions
Chapter 7
DISPOSITION OF HUMAN BODIES
Article 1Disposition of Certain Dead Human Bodies
  • 36-803
  • Power to require records and establish rules and regulations
  • 36-804
  • Notice of bodies for burial at public expense; delivery
  • 36-805
  • Disposal of body of person executed at state prison
  • 36-806
  • Bodies not subject to disposition under this article
  • 36-807
  • Persons and institutions authorized to receive bodies; delivery expenses
  • 36-808
  • Violation; classification
Article 2Burial Responsibility
  • 36-831
  • Burial duties; notification requirements; failure to perform duty; veterans; immunity; definitions
  • 36-831.01
  • Disposition of remains; duty to comply with decedent's wishes; exemption from liability
  • 36-832
  • Authorization for postmortem examination
Article 3Revised Uniform Anatomical Gift Act
  • 36-843
  • Who may make an anatomical gift before donor's death
  • 36-844
  • Manner of making anatomical gift before donor's death
  • 36-845
  • Amending or revoking anatomical gift before donor's death
  • 36-846
  • Refusal to make anatomical gift; effect of refusal
  • 36-847
  • Preclusive effect of anatomical gift, amendment or revocation
  • 36-848
  • Who may make anatomical gift of decedent's body or part
  • 36-849
  • Manner of making, amending or revoking anatomical gift of decedent's body or part
  • 36-850
  • Persons who may receive anatomical gifts; purpose of anatomical gift
  • 36-851
  • Delivery of document of gift not required; right to examine
  • 36-851.01
  • Procurement organizations; licensure; renewal; fees; penalties; exceptions
  • 36-851.02
  • Procurement organizations; deemed status; requirements; inspection
  • 36-851.03
  • Procurement organizations; requirements; records; rules; inspection
  • 36-852
  • Rights and duties of procurement organizations and others
  • 36-853
  • Coordination of procurement and use
  • 36-854
  • Sale or purchase of parts; classification
  • 36-855
  • Prohibited acts; classification
  • 36-857
  • Choice of law; presumption of validity
  • 36-859
  • Effect of anatomical gift on health care directive; definitions
  • 36-860
  • County medical examiners; authorization
  • 36-861
  • Medical examiner; release of information
  • 36-862
  • Uniformity of application and construction
  • 36-863
  • Relation to electronic signatures in global and national commerce act
  • 36-864
  • Document of gift; transfer by department of transportation; requirements
Chapter 7.1
CHILD CARE PROGRAMS
Article 1Day Care Centers
  • 36-882
  • License; posting; transfer prohibited; fees; provisional license; renewal; exemption from rule making
  • 36-883
  • Standards of care; rules; classifications
  • 36-883.02
  • Child care personnel; fingerprints; exemptions; definition
  • 36-883.03
  • Employersubsidized child care; immunity from liability
  • 36-883.04
  • Standards of care; rules; enforcement
  • 36-883.05
  • Child care facilities; infants; floor bedding; requirements; emergency evacuation; notice; definitions
  • 36-885
  • Inspection of child care facilities
  • 36-886
  • Operation without a license; classification
  • 36-887
  • Procedure for inspection of records
  • 36-888
  • Denial, revocation or suspension of license
  • 36-889
  • Licensees; applicants; residency; controlling persons; requirements
  • 36-891
  • Civil penalty; inspection of centers; training program
  • 36-891.01
  • Intermediate sanctions; notification of compliance; hearing
  • 36-892
  • Violation; classification
  • 36-893
  • Legal action or sale; effect on licensure
  • 36-894
  • Medical marijuana; child care facilities; prohibition
Article 3Placement of Children by Department of Economic Security
  • 36-895
  • Licensing and monitoring of child care facilities; financial agreements
Article 4Child Care Group Homes
  • 36-897.01
  • Certification; application; fees; rules; fingerprinting; renewal; exemption from rule making
  • 36-897.03
  • Child care group homes; child care personnel; fingerprints; definition
  • 36-897.05
  • Inspection of child care group homes
  • 36-897.08
  • Intermediate sanctions; notification of compliance; hearing
  • 36-897.09
  • Operating without a certificate; notice; hearing; violation; classification
  • 36-897.10
  • Pending action or sale; effect on licensure
Article 5Notification of Pesticide Application
  • 36-898
  • Licensees; pesticide application; notice; definitions
Chapter 7.2
CHILD HEARING PROGRAMS
Article 1Program of Hearing Evaluation Services
  • 36-899.01
  • Program for all school children; administration
  • 36-899.02
  • Powers of the department; limitations
Chapter 8
PURE FOOD CONTROL
Article 1Adulteration and Misbranding
  • 36-905
  • Tolerances for added poisonous ingredients
  • 36-907
  • Misleading labeling and advertisements; considerations
  • 36-908
  • Special inspection warrant; violation; classification
  • 36-911
  • Enforcement regulations; decisions; appeal
  • 36-914
  • Violation; classification; guaranty
  • 36-915
  • Enrichment, fortification and labeling of flour, cereals and related foods; penalty
  • 36-916
  • Donation of food items; exemption from civil liability; definitions
Article 3Kosher Foods
  • 36-943
  • Violation; classification
Article 5Bulk Food Sales
  • 36-972
  • Applicability of article
  • 36-974
  • Protection from contamination
  • 36-976
  • Construction; materials
Chapter 9
REGULATION OF ALKALIES, ACIDS, HUMAN BLOOD AND ITS DERIVATIVES AND POISONS
Article 4Caustic Alkalies and Acids
  • 36-1102
  • Misbranding of package prohibited
  • 36-1103
  • Condemnation and disposal of misbranded articles
  • 36-1104
  • Enforcement; registration of brands and labels
Article 5Human Blood, Its Products and Derivatives
  • 36-1151
  • Definition of blood services
Article 6Arizona Poison Control System
  • 36-1161
  • Poison and drug information centers and Arizona poison control system established; staff; functions
  • 36-1162
  • Powers and functions of Arizona poison control system
Chapter 10
GROUP HOMES FOR JUVENILES
Article 1General Provisions
  • 36-1201
  • Juvenile group homes; service contracts; registry; definitions
Chapter 11
HEALTH CARE SERVICES FREEDOM OF CHOICE
Article 1General Provisions
  • 36-1301
  • Health care services; constitutional freedom of choice; public policy; definitions
Chapter 11.1
TERMINAL PATIENTS' RIGHT TO TRY ACT
Article 1General Provisions
  • 36-1312
  • Availability of investigational drugs, biological products or devices; costs; insurance coverage
  • 36-1313
  • Action against physician license or health care institution license; prohibition
Chapter 12
PUBLIC HOUSING
Article 1Municipal Housing
  • 36-1402
  • Legislative finding and declaration of necessity
  • 36-1404
  • Housing authority; employees
  • 36-1406
  • Interest of municipal officer in project or property prohibited
  • 36-1408
  • Use of revenues; determining rentals
  • 36-1409
  • Rentals and tenant selection
  • 36-1409.01
  • Pets for elderly tenants and tenants with disabilities; exceptions; conditions; appeal procedures; definitions
  • 36-1410
  • Bonds; issuance; refunding; sources of payment; personal liability; debt limitation
  • 36-1412
  • Additional provisions of bonds
  • 36-1413
  • Construction of bond provisions
  • 36-1414
  • Certification of bonds by attorney general
  • 36-1415
  • Housing bonds as security or legal investment
  • 36-1417
  • Power of public body to provide additional remedies to obligee
  • 36-1418
  • Property exempt from execution sale
  • 36-1419
  • Payments in lieu of taxes authorized
  • 36-1421
  • Cooperation of state public body with housing project
  • 36-1422
  • Cooperative agreements between municipalities
  • 36-1423
  • Bids required for construction and purchases
  • 36-1424
  • Supplemental nature of article
  • 36-1425
  • Inconsistencies of article with other law
Article 3Slum Clearance and Redevelopment
  • 36-1472
  • Legislative finding and declaration of necessity
  • 36-1473
  • Finding of necessity by local governing body
  • 36-1475
  • Delegation of powers of municipalities
  • 36-1476
  • Slum clearance and redevelopment commission
  • 36-1477
  • Interest of public officials, commissioners or employees in project prohibited
  • 36-1479
  • Preparation and approval of redevelopment plans
  • 36-1480
  • Disposal of property in redevelopment project area
  • 36-1482
  • Power of municipality to provide additional security for bonds
  • 36-1483
  • Construction of bond provisions
  • 36-1484
  • Certification of bonds by attorney general
  • 36-1486
  • Property exempt from execution sale
  • 36-1487
  • Cooperation by public bodies
  • 36-1488
  • Use of municipal revenue powers to provide funds for project
  • 36-1489
  • Validity of title received by purchaser of project property
  • 36-1490
  • Supplemental nature of article
  • 36-1491
  • Inconsistencies of article with other law
Chapter 13
SAFETY
Article 1Fireworks
  • 36-1605
  • Permitted uses; violations; civil penalties
  • 36-1606
  • Consumer fireworks regulation; state preemption; further regulation of fireworks by local jurisdiction
  • 36-1608
  • Violation; civil penalty; classification
  • 36-1609
  • State fire marshal; adoption of code; sale of permissible consumer fireworks
  • 36-1610
  • Prohibited use of fireworks on state land; civil penalty
Article 2Gas Appliances
  • 36-1623
  • Ventilation by vent or flue
  • 36-1624.01
  • Liquefied petroleum gas container; filling; evacuating; requirements; violation; classification
  • 36-1625
  • Municipal code not superseded
Article 2.1Safety Glazing
  • 36-1632
  • Labeling of safety glazing materials
  • 36-1633
  • Installation of nonsafety glazing materials in hazardous location
Article 2.2Smoke Detectors in Residential Housing
  • 36-1637
  • Smoke detectors; residential housing
Article 3Public Buildings
  • 36-1641
  • Safety construction in public buildings; violations; classification
Article 3.1Hotels and Motels; Smoke Detectors
  • 36-1646
  • Smoke detectors; hotels and motels
Article 4Abandoned Refrigerators
  • 36-1651
  • Abandoned refrigerators; classification
Article 5Injurious Drugs and Substances
  • 36-1661
  • Placing or leaving injurious drug or substance about habitation; classification
Article 6Lead-Based Paint
  • 36-1674
  • Prohibited acts; classification
Article 7Pool Safety
  • 36-1681
  • Pool enclosures; requirements; exceptions; enforcement
Article 8Environmental Exposure Risk Assessment
  • 36-1692
  • Environmental exposure risk assessment program; fees
  • 36-1693
  • Risk assessment fund; purpose; sources
Chapter 14
HUMAN EGGS
Article 1General Provisions
  • 36-1702
  • Informed consent for egg donation; requirements; unprofessional conduct
  • 36-1703
  • Purchase of human eggs; prohibition; violation; classification; unprofessional conduct
Chapter 17
HEARING AID DISPENSERS, AUDIOLOGISTS AND SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGISTS
Article 1Administration
  • 36-1902
  • Powers and duties of the director; advisory committee; examining committee
  • 36-1904
  • Issuance of license; renewal of license; continuing education; military members
  • 36-1906
  • Registering place of business with director
  • 36-1907
  • Practicing without a license; prohibition
  • 36-1910
  • Application of chapter to corporations and other organizations; exemptions
Article 2Hearing Aid Dispensers
  • 36-1921
  • Persons not affected by chapter
  • 36-1923
  • Hearing aid dispensers; licensure; requirements
  • 36-1926
  • Temporary license; sponsorship; termination of sponsorship
Article 3Regulation of Hearing Aid Dispensers, Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists
  • 36-1934
  • Denial, revocation or suspension of license; hearings; alternative sanctions
  • 36-1939
  • Civil penalties; enforcement
Article 4Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
  • 36-1940
  • Audiology; licensure requirements
  • 36-1940.01
  • Speechlanguage pathologist; licensure requirements
  • 36-1940.02
  • Waiver of licensure and examination requirements
  • 36-1940.04
  • Speech-language pathologist assistant; licensure requirements; scope of practice; supervision
Chapter 17.1
COMMISSION FOR THE DEAF AND THE HARD OF HEARING
Article 1In General
  • 36-1942
  • Commission for the deaf and the hard of hearing
  • 36-1945
  • Commission for the deaf and the hard of hearing fund; gifts and donations; annual report
  • 36-1946
  • Interpreters for the deaf and the hard of hearing; certification; licensure
  • 36-1947
  • Telecommunication devices for the deaf and the hearing and speech impaired; fund
Article 2Licensure
  • 36-1971
  • Licensure; acts and persons not affected
  • 36-1972
  • Use of title; prohibited acts; violation; classification
  • 36-1973
  • Qualifications for licensure
  • 36-1974
  • Issuance and renewal of license; continuing education
  • 36-1976
  • Revocation or suspension of license
  • 36-1977
  • Right to examine and copy evidence
  • 36-1978
  • Injunctive relief; bond; service of process
Chapter 18
ALCOHOL AND DRUG ABUSE
Article 1General Provisions
  • 36-2001
  • Addictive behavior services
  • 36-2004
  • Designation to administer state plan
  • 36-2005
  • Substance abuse services fund; purpose; administration
  • 36-2006
  • Department of health services monitoring of screening, education and treatment programs
Article 2Evaluation and Treatment of Persons Impaired by Alcoholism
  • 36-2022
  • Establishment of facilities
  • 36-2025
  • Treatment and services for intoxicated persons and persons incapacitated by alcohol
  • 36-2027
  • Evaluation and treatment of persons charged with a crime
  • 36-2028
  • Payment for treatment; financial ability of patient or guardian
  • 36-2029
  • Funding of facilities; contracts; limitations
  • 36-2030
  • Immunity from criminal or civil liability
Article 3Drug Detoxification and Maintenance Standards
  • 36-2052
  • Designation of state agency
Chapter 19
KIDNEY TREATMENT CENTERS
Article 1General Provisions
  • 36-2102
  • Medical affiliation; contract for services; funds; limitation
  • 36-2103
  • Functions of regional limited care dialysis centers; limitations
Chapter 20
ABORTION
Article 1General Provisions
  • 36-2152
  • Parental consent; exception; hearings; time limits; violations; classification; civil relief; statute of limitations
  • 36-2153
  • Informed consent; requirements; information; website; signs; violation; civil relief; statute of limitations
  • 36-2154
  • Right to refuse to participate in abortion; abortion medication or emergency contraception
  • 36-2155
  • Performance of an abortion by individual who is not a physician; prohibition; definitions
  • 36-2156
  • Informed consent; ultrasound required; violation; civil relief; statute of limitations
  • 36-2158
  • Informed consent; fetal condition; website; unprofessional conduct; civil relief; statute of limitations; definitions
  • 36-2159
  • Abortion; gestational age; violation; classification; unprofessional conduct; civil relief; statute of limitations
Article 2Abortion Reporting Requirements
  • 36-2161
  • Abortions; reporting requirements
  • 36-2162
  • Complications; reporting requirements
  • 36-2163
  • Reports; confidentiality; annual statistical report; violations; classification; unprofessional conduct
Chapter 21
MEDICALLY UNDERSERVED AREAS
Article 1General Provisions
  • 36-2172
  • Primary care provider loan repayment program; purpose; eligibility; default; use of monies
  • 36-2173
  • Obstetrical practitioners; underserved areas; payment of insurance premiums; prioritization
  • 36-2174
  • Rural private primary care provider loan repayment program; private practice; rules
Chapter 21.1
EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES
Article 1General Provisions
  • 36-2202
  • Duties of the director; qualifications of medical director
  • 36-2203
  • Emergency medical services council; membership; delayed repeal
  • 36-2203.01
  • Medical direction commission; membership; duties
  • 36-2204.01
  • Emergency medical services providers; centralized medical direction communications center
  • 36-2204.02
  • Emergency medical services providers; investigations
  • 36-2205
  • Permitted treatment and medication; certification requirement; protocols
  • 36-2206
  • Immunity; emergency instructions
  • 36-2207
  • Authorization for political subdivisions to participate
  • 36-2208
  • Bureau of emergency medical services and trauma system
  • 36-2209
  • Powers and duties of the director
  • 36-2210
  • Local emergency medical services coordinating systems
  • 36-2211
  • Grounds for censure, probation, suspension or revocation of emergency medical care technician certificate; proceedings; civil penalty; judicial review
  • 36-2212
  • Certificate of registration to operate an ambulance; termination on change in ownership; fees; exemption
  • 36-2213
  • Regulation of air ambulance services
  • 36-2214
  • Air ambulance service license
  • 36-2215
  • Required insurance or financial responsibility; denial or revocation for failure to comply
  • 36-2216
  • Prohibited acts; classification
  • 36-2218
  • Emergency medical services operating fund
  • 36-2220
  • Records; confidentiality; definition
  • 36-2221
  • Trauma center data; requirements; confidentiality; violation; classification
  • 36-2222
  • Trauma advisory board; membership; compensation; duties
  • 36-2223
  • Stretcher vans; wheelchair vans; use; restrictions
  • 36-2224
  • Interfacility transportation of patients; requirements
  • 36-2225
  • Statewide emergency medical services and trauma system; definitions
  • 36-2226
  • Emergency administration of epinephrine by good Samaritans; exemption from civil liability
  • 36-2226.01
  • Emergency administration of epinephrine; authorized entities; prescriptions; training; immunity; definitions
  • 36-2227
  • Informal interviews; request for information; nondissemination; violation; classification
  • 36-2228
  • Administration of opioid antagonists; training; immunity; designation by director
Article 2Regulation of Ambulances and Ambulance Services
  • 36-2232
  • Director; powers and duties; regulation of ambulance services; inspections; response time compliance
  • 36-2233
  • Certificate of necessity to operate an ambulance service; termination; exceptions; service areas
  • 36-2234
  • Hearings; waiver of hearing; emergency action; judicial review
  • 36-2235
  • Terms of certificates of necessity; initial term; renewal
  • 36-2236
  • Nature of certificates of necessity; transfer; suspension; service area
  • 36-2237
  • Required insurance, financial responsibility or bond; revocation for failure to comply
  • 36-2238
  • Termination of service under certificate of necessity
  • 36-2239
  • Rates or charges of ambulance service
  • 36-2241
  • Required records; inspection by the department
  • 36-2242
  • Temporary authority to operate in urgent circumstances; application; application to provide permanent service
  • 36-2243
  • Interagency service agreement
  • 36-2244
  • Legal action for enforcement
  • 36-2245
  • Investigations; dispute resolution; informal interviews; hearings; stipulations; judicial review; civil penalty
  • 36-2246
  • Fire districts; rural ambulance services; request for information; format
Article 3Automated External Defibrillators
  • 36-2262
  • Automated external defibrillators; use; requirements
  • 36-2263
  • Civil liability; limited immunity; good Samaritan
Article 4Opioid Antagonists
  • 36-2266
  • Prescribing and dispensing; immunity; good faith statement; definition
  • 36-2267
  • Administration of opioid antagonist; exemption from civil liability; definition
Chapter 22
PROTECTION OF MINORS
Article 1In General
  • 36-2271
  • Consent of parents required for surgical procedures upon minor; exception; classification
  • 36-2272
  • Consent of parent required for mental health screening or treatment of minors; exception; violation; classification; definition
Article 2Preserving the Lives of Newborn and Other Children
  • 36-2281
  • Infants; nutritional and medical denial or deprivation prohibited; definition
  • 36-2282
  • Duty to inform; reports of denial or deprivation; disciplinary action prohibited; report to department of child safety
  • 36-2283
  • Certain information to parents required
  • 36-2284
  • Infant care review committee
Chapter 23
PROTECTION OF FETUS OR EMBRYO
Article 1General Provisions
  • 36-2301
  • Duty to promote life of fetus or embryo delivered alive
  • 36-2301.01
  • Abortion of viable fetus; requirements; definitions
  • 36-2302
  • Human fetus or embryo; prohibitions; physicianpatient privilege inapplicable; definitions
Article 2Treatment of Embryos
  • 36-2312
  • Production of human embryo or human-animal hybrid; purchase or sale;
  • 36-2313
  • Destructive human embryonic stem cell research; violation; classification
Chapter 24
MEDICALLY-UNDERSERVED AREA HEALTH SERVICES
Article 1General Provisions
  • 36-2352
  • Designation of medicallyunderserved areas
  • 36-2353
  • Medicallyunderserved areas; selection of coordinating medical providers
  • 36-2354
  • Coordinating medical provider; duties
  • 36-2355
  • Financial responsibility for services rendered to indigents
Chapter 25
HEALTH CARE QUALITY ASSURANCE
Article 1Health Care Entity Quality Assurance Activities
  • 36-2402
  • Quality assurance activities; sharing of quality assurance information; immunity
  • 36-2403
  • Confidentiality; protection from discovery proceedings and subpoena; exceptions
Chapter 26
NUTRITIONAL SUPPLEMENTS
Article 1General Provisions
  • 36-2452
  • Distribution and sale of laetrile; labeling requirements
  • 36-2453
  • Inspection of premises; violation; injunction
Chapter 27
UNIFORM CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES ACT
Article 1General Provisions
Article 2Schedules
  • 36-2514
  • Substances in schedule III; definition
Article 3Regulation of Manufacture, Distribution and Dispensing of Controlled Substances
  • 36-2523
  • Records of registrants; inspection; confidentiality
  • 36-2525
  • Prescription orders; labels
Article 4Offenses and Penalties
  • 36-2531
  • Prohibited acts; classification
Article 5Enforcement and Administration
  • 36-2541
  • Administrative inspections and warrants
  • 36-2544
  • Education; research; public notices
Article 6Miscellaneous
Chapter 28
CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES PRESCRIPTION MONITORING PROGRAM
Article 1General Provisions
  • 36-2602
  • Controlled substances prescription monitoring program; contracts; retention and maintenance of records
  • 36-2603
  • Computerized central database tracking system task force; membership
  • 36-2604
  • Use and release of confidential information; definition
  • 36-2605
  • Controlled substances prescription monitoring program fund
  • 36-2606
  • Registration; access; renewal; requirements; mandatory use; annual user satisfaction survey; report; definition
  • 36-2608
  • Reporting requirements; waiver; exceptions
  • 36-2609
  • Use of information; civil immunity
  • 36-2610
  • Prohibited acts; violation; classification
Chapter 28.1
ARIZONA MEDICAL MARIJUANA ACT
  • 36-2801.01
  • Addition of debilitating medical conditions
  • 36-2802
  • Arizona Medical Marijuana Act; limitations
  • 36-2804
  • Registration and certification of nonprofit medical marijuana dispensaries
  • 36-2804.01
  • Registration of nonprofit medical marijuana dispensary agents; notices; civil penalty; classification
  • 36-2804.02
  • Registration of qualifying patients and designated caregivers
  • 36-2804.03
  • Issuance of registry identification cards
  • 36-2804.06
  • Expiration and renewal of registry identification cards and registration certificates; replacement
  • 36-2806
  • Registered nonprofit medical marijuana dispensaries; requirements
  • 36-2808
  • Notifications to department; civil penalty
  • 36-2811
  • Presumption of medical use of marijuana; protections; civil penalty
  • 36-2814
  • Acts not required; acts not prohibited
  • 36-2816
  • Violations; civil penalty; classification
  • 36-2817
  • Medical marijuana fund; private donations
  • 36-2818
  • Enforcement of this act; mandamus
  • 36-2819
  • Fingerprinting requirements
Chapter 29
ARIZONA HEALTH CARE COST CONTAINMENT SYSTEM ADMINISTRATION
Article 1Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System
  • 36-2901.01
  • Additional definition of eligibility for the Arizona health care cost containment system; enforcement; private right of action
  • 36-2901.02
  • Arizona tobacco litigation settlement fund; nonlapsing
  • 36-2901.04
  • Medical expense deduction eligibility process
  • 36-2901.05
  • Breast and cervical cancer treatment; additional definition of eligibility
  • 36-2901.06
  • Capitation rate adjustments; limitation
  • 36-2901.07
  • Definition of eligible person; conditional eligibility
  • 36-2902
  • Arizona health care cost containment system administration; director; compensation
  • 36-2902.01
  • Arizona advisory council on Indian health care; membership; compensation; meetings
  • 36-2902.02
  • Arizona advisory council on Indian health care; duties; appropriation request
  • 36-2903
  • Arizona health care cost containment system; administrator; powers and duties of director and administrator; exemption from attorney general representation; definition
  • 36-2903.01
  • Additional powers and duties; report; definition
  • 36-2903.02
  • Quality of health care monitoring standard; development; adoption; use; additional monitoring; costs
  • 36-2903.03
  • United States citizenship and qualified alien requirements for eligibility; report; definition
  • 36-2903.04
  • Prior wards of the state; eligibility determination
  • 36-2903.05
  • Uniform application and eligibility process
  • 36-2903.06
  • Cooperation with ArizonaMexico commission
  • 36-2903.08
  • AHCCCS uncompensated care; hospital assessment; reports
  • 36-2903.10
  • AHCCCS contractors; prescription monitoring; controlled substances; review
  • 36-2903.11
  • AHCCCS contractors; emergency department use
  • 36-2904
  • Prepaid capitation coverage; requirements; longterm care; dispute resolution; award of contracts; notification; report
  • 36-2905
  • Removal of medicaid special exemption for payments to contractors; civil penalty
  • 36-2905.01
  • Inpatient hospital reimbursement program; large counties
  • 36-2905.02
  • Inpatient reimbursement; rural hospitals; definition
  • 36-2905.04
  • Eligibility by fraud; penalties; enforcement; classification
  • 36-2905.06
  • Finger imaging; requirements; exemption
  • 36-2905.07
  • Recipients of pharmaceutical benefits; finger imaging program; program termination
  • 36-2905.08
  • Nicotine replacement therapies; tobacco use medications
  • 36-2906
  • Qualified plan health services contracts; proposals; administration
  • 36-2906.01
  • Qualified commercial carriers; administration; contracts
  • 36-2907
  • Covered health and medical services; modifications; related delivery of service requirements; definition
  • 36-2907.01
  • Eosinophilic gastrointestinal disorder; formula
  • 36-2907.06
  • Qualifying community health centers; contracts; requirements; definition
  • 36-2907.08
  • Basic children's medical services program; definition
  • 36-2907.13
  • Arizona health care cost containment system; teledentistry
  • 36-2908
  • Provision of emergency and specialty services; reimbursement
  • 36-2909
  • Emergency hospital services; retroactive coverage; costs
  • 36-2910
  • Notification to system of nonemergency services
  • 36-2911
  • Payment of monthly premiums
  • 36-2912
  • Children's rehabilitative services program; definition
  • 36-2914
  • Medical care consortiums; lawful trade practices
  • 36-2915
  • Lien of administration on damages recovered by injured person; perfection, recording, assignment and notice of lien
  • 36-2916
  • Release of claim by injured person ineffective as to system; action to enforce lien; release of lien
  • 36-2917
  • Review committees; immunity; confidentiality; definition
  • 36-2918
  • Prohibited acts; penalties; subpoena power
  • 36-2918.01
  • Duty to report fraud or abuse; immunity
  • 36-2919
  • Absence of federal financial participation; effect on system operation
  • 36-2921
  • Hospital loan program; residencies; fund; program termination
  • 36-2922
  • Medical services stabilization fund; definition
  • 36-2923
  • Insurer claims data reporting requirements; administration as payor of last resort; report; definition
  • 36-2924
  • Child care and AHCCCS joint program
  • 36-2925
  • Information system; administrative services; agreements with other states; report
  • 36-2926
  • Use of cost savings; preparation of budget recommendations; cooperation of other agencies
  • 36-2927
  • Intergovernmental service fund; funding
  • 36-2928
  • Budget neutrality compliance fund; nonlapsing
  • 36-2929
  • Services to persons with disabilities; eligibility; premiums
  • 36-2930
  • Prescription drug rebate fund; exemption; definition
  • 36-2930.01
  • Members; missed medical appointments; fee; provider remedy
  • 36-2930.02
  • Intergovernmental agreements for county behavioral health services fund; purpose
  • 36-2930.03
  • 340B drug pricing; requirements; applicability; report; definitions
  • 36-2930.04
  • Delivery system reform incentive payment fund; purpose; exemption; expenditure plan review
  • 36-2930.05
  • Provider participation; grounds for exclusion; rules; definition
Article 2Arizona Long-Term Care System
  • 36-2932
  • Arizona longterm care system; powers and duties of the director; expenditure limitation
  • 36-2933
  • Eligibility determination; application; enrollment
  • 36-2934
  • Eligibility criteria; qualifications for coverage; liquidation of assets
  • 36-2934.01
  • Creation of trusts; eligibility for the system; share of cost
  • 36-2934.02
  • Financial instruments; eligibility for the system
  • 36-2935
  • Estate recovery program; liens
  • 36-2936
  • Preadmission screening programs; functional tests; screening review
  • 36-2937
  • Effective date of program contractor's responsibility
  • 36-2938
  • Case management; definition
  • 36-2939
  • Longterm care system services
  • 36-2940
  • Program contractors; annual plan
  • 36-2941
  • Establishment of capitation rates
  • 36-2943
  • Provider subcontracts; hospital reimbursement
  • 36-2944
  • Qualified plan health service contracts; proposals; administration; contract terms
  • 36-2944.01
  • Removal of medicaid special exemption for payments to program contractors; civil penalty
  • 36-2945
  • Provision of services without contract; requirements
  • 36-2946
  • Coordination of benefits; third party payments
  • 36-2947
  • Program contractors; additional responsibilities
  • 36-2948
  • Prohibited collection practices
  • 36-2949
  • Exemption from insurance law
  • 36-2950
  • Services to persons with disabilities; eligibility; premiums
  • 36-2951
  • Self-directed attendant care services; rules; definition
  • 36-2952
  • County or special health care district longterm care system fund; uniform accounting
  • 36-2953
  • Department longterm care system fund; uniform accounting
  • 36-2954
  • Erroneous eligibility determination; state liability
  • 36-2955
  • Inappropriate services; federal sanctions
  • 36-2956
  • Liens on damages for injuries; notification
  • 36-2958
  • Absence of federal financial participation; effect on system operation
  • 36-2959
  • Reimbursement rates; capitation rates; annual review
  • 36-2960
  • Persons with developmental disabilities; costeffective study rate; report
Article 3Qualified Medicare Beneficiary
  • 36-2972
  • Rights, authority and responsibilities of the director and the administration
  • 36-2973
  • Qualified medicare beneficiary only; eligibility determination; application; enrollment
  • 36-2974
  • Dual eligibles; qualifications for coverage; enrollment
  • 36-2975
  • Specified low income medicare beneficiary; eligibility
Article 4Children's Health Insurance Program
  • 36-2982
  • Children's health insurance program; administration; nonentitlement; enrollment; eligibility
  • 36-2983
  • Eligibility for the program
  • 36-2985
  • Notice of program termination; spending limitation
  • 36-2986
  • Administration; powers and duties of director
  • 36-2987
  • Reimbursement for the program
  • 36-2988
  • Delivery of services; health plans; requirements
  • 36-2989
  • Covered health and medical services; modifications; related delivery of service requirements
  • 36-2990
  • Quality of health care monitoring standard; development; adoption; use; additional monitoring; costs
  • 36-2991
  • Fraud; penalties; enforcement; violation; classification
  • 36-2992
  • Duty to report fraud or abuse; immunity; unprofessional conduct
  • 36-2995
  • Children's health insurance program fund; sources of monies; use; reversion; claims
Article 5Comprehensive Care for the Elderly Program
  • 36-2999.02
  • Program; program contractors; interdisciplinary teams
  • 36-2999.03
  • Eligibility determination; applications; enrollment
  • 36-2999.06
  • Organizations; additional responsibilities; exemption from title 20
Article 6Nursing Facility Provider Assessments
  • 36-2999.52
  • Nursing facility quality assessments; calculation; limitation; exceptions
  • 36-2999.54
  • Assessments; failure to pay; suspension or revocation
Chapter 30
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SERVICES
Article 1General Provisions
  • 36-3002
  • Domestic violence services fund; purpose
  • 36-3005
  • Domestic violence service provider requirements for eligibility
  • 36-3006
  • Methodology for allocation of fund monies
  • 36-3008
  • Services for victims of domestic violence; personnel; fingerprinting; confidentiality; notification
  • 36-3009
  • Disclosing location of shelters; prohibition; civil penalty
Chapter 32
LIVING WILLS AND HEALTH CARE DIRECTIVES
Article 1General Provisions
  • 36-3202
  • Revocation of health care directive; disqualification of surrogate
  • 36-3203
  • Surrogate; authority; responsibilities; immunity
  • 36-3204
  • Responsibilities of health care providers
  • 36-3205
  • Health care providers; immunity from liability; conditions
  • 36-3206
  • Enforcement or challenge of a directive or decision; judicial proceedings; automatic stays
  • 36-3207
  • Health care directives; effect on insurance and medical coverage
  • 36-3208
  • Prior and out of state health care directives; validity
  • 36-3209
  • Health care directives; conflicts
Article 2Health Care Power of Attorney
  • 36-3221
  • Health care power of attorney; scope; requirements; limitations; fiduciaries
  • 36-3222
  • Health care power of attorney; amendments
  • 36-3223
  • Agents; powers and duties; removal; responsibility; fiduciaries
  • 36-3224
  • Sample health care power of attorney
Article 3Surrogate Decision Makers
  • 36-3231
  • Surrogate decision makers; priorities; limitations
Article 4Prehospital Medical Care Directives
  • 36-3251
  • Prehospital medical care directives; form; effect; immunity; definitions
Article 5Living Will
  • 36-3261
  • Living will; verification; liability
Article 6Mental Health Care Power of Attorney
  • 36-3281
  • Mental health care power of attorney; scope; definition
  • 36-3283
  • Powers and duties of an agent
  • 36-3284
  • Operation of mental health care power of attorney; admission for evaluation and treatment by agent; duties of physician or mental health care provider
  • 36-3285
  • Revocation; disqualification of agent
  • 36-3286
  • Sample mental health care power of attorney
  • 36-3287
  • Surrogate; mental health care power of attorney
Article 7Health Care Directives Registry
  • 36-3291
  • Health care directives registry; website
  • 36-3293
  • Effect of nonregistration or revocation
  • 36-3294
  • Registration; purge of registered documents
  • 36-3295
  • Registry information; confidentiality; transfer of information
  • 36-3297
  • Health care directives registry fund
Chapter 34
BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SERVICES
Article 1General Provisions
  • 36-3403
  • Powers and duties of the director; study; capitation rates
  • 36-3404
  • Administration budget for behavioral health; funds
  • 36-3406
  • Arizona state advisory council on the seriously mentally ill; membership; compensation; duties
  • 36-3408
  • Eligibility for behavioral health service system; screening process; required information
  • 36-3409
  • Fee requirements; fee schedules
  • 36-3410
  • Regional behavioral health authorities; contracts; monthly summaries; inspection; copying fee; children's behavioral health and seriously mentally ill services
  • 36-3411
  • Behavioral health services; timely reimbursement; penalties
  • 36-3412
  • Contracts; regional behavioral health authorities
  • 36-3413
  • Grievance and appeal process
  • 36-3415
  • Behavioral health expenditures; annual report
Article 3Comprehensive Behavioral Health Service System for Children
  • 36-3431
  • Comprehensive behavioral health service system for children; administration duties
  • 36-3433
  • Annual budget; request and allocation
  • 36-3434
  • Current service delivery system; continuation
  • 36-3435
  • Intergovernmental agreement; needs and resources assessment; funding and service delivery plan; definition
Chapter 35
CHILD FATALITIES
Article 1General Provisions
  • 36-3501
  • Child fatality review team; membership; duties
  • 36-3502
  • Local teams; membership; duties
  • 36-3503
  • Access to information; confidentiality; violation; classification
  • 36-3506
  • Infant death investigation checklist
Article 2Crib Safety
  • 36-3522
  • Unsafe cribs; design characteristics; violation; classification
Chapter 36
TELEMEDICINE
Article 1General Provisions
  • 36-3602
  • Delivery of health care through telemedicine; requirements; exceptions
  • 36-3604
  • Use of telemedicine for abortion prohibited; penalty; definition
Chapter 36.1
TELEDENTISTRY
Article 1General Provisions
  • 36-3612
  • Delivery of care through teledentistry; requirements; exceptions
Chapter 37
SEXUALLY VIOLENT PERSONS
Article 1General Provisions
  • 36-3702
  • Notice of release; referral; immunity
  • 36-3704
  • Sexually violent person petition; filing; procedures
  • 36-3705
  • Judicial determination of sexually violent person; transfer for evaluation
  • 36-3707
  • Determining sexually violent person status; commitment procedures
  • 36-3708
  • Annual examination of committed persons; report
  • 36-3709
  • Petition for change of status; procedures
  • 36-3710
  • Conditional release to a less restrictive alternative; conditions; reports; review
  • 36-3711
  • Conditional release to a less restrictive alternative; findings
  • 36-3712
  • Detention and commitment requirements; definition
  • 36-3713
  • Revocation of conditional release to a less restrictive alternative; hearing
  • 36-3714
  • Petition for discharge; procedures
  • 36-3716
  • Expenditure limitation; political subdivision
  • 36-3717
  • Place of proceedings; transportation; immunity
Chapter 38
HEALTH INFORMATION ORGANIZATIONS
Article 1General Provisions
  • 36-3803
  • Voluntary participation in health information organizations
  • 36-3804
  • Notice of health information practices
  • 36-3805
  • Disclosure of individually identifiable health information
  • 36-3807
  • Implementing individual preference for sharing individually identifiable health information
  • 36-3808
  • Subpoenas; certification requirements
  • 36-3809
  • Health care providers; duty to maintain medical records
Chapter 39
CHILDREN'S CAMPS
Article 1General Provisions
  • 36-3902
  • Application for license; issuance; posting
  • 36-3907
  • Toilets and disposal systems
  • 36-3910
  • Inspection of camps; revocation of license
  • 36-3911
  • Exemption of contract employees from limitations on hours of labor