Law and Policy

Delaware Healthcare Decisions Law

Delaware Health Care Decisions Act

http://delcode.delaware.gov/title16/c025/index.shtml

Delaware Uniform Determination of Death Act

http://delcode.delaware.gov/title24/c017/sc05/index.shtml

Delaware Uniform Anatomical Gift Act

http://delcode.delaware.gov/title16/c027/sc02/index.shtml

Delaware Guardianship Code

http://delcode.delaware.gov/title12/c039/sc01/index.shtml

Delaware Regulations on the Pre-Hospital Advanced Care Directive

http://regulations.delaware.gov/AdminCode/title16/4000/4300/4304.shtml

Delaware Regulations Concerning Hospitals

http://regulations.delaware.gov/AdminCode/title16/4000/4400/4407.shtml#TopOfPage

Delaware Regulations concerning Hospices

http://regulations.delaware.gov/AdminCode/title16/4000/4400/4468.shtml#TopOfPage

Selected Judicial Opinions

1. Severns v. Wilmington Medical Center, Inc., 421 A.2d 1334 (Del. 1980). PDF
2. In re Tavel, 661 A.2d 1061 (Del. 1995) PDF
3. In re L.M.R., C.M. No. 4392-S-MG (Del. Chancery Jan. 24, 2008). PDF

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