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New Hampshire Statutes


The statutes below are examples of other laws that limit the liability of persons offering assistance. There are more. If searching the Revised Statutes Online, keywords to look for are: "liability," "immunity," "limitation," "negligence,"  "misconduct,"  "emergency,"  "disaster," and "good faith." You can also search on a specific profession: architects for example or nurses to find laws protecting those professions. 

New Hampshire Cases

Overdose Good Samaritan Laws

Government and NGO reports are often a good source of legal research. To find out what other states are doing with Overdose Good Samaritan Laws, look at the reports below. Use HeinOnline's Subject Compilations of State Laws (available in the Law Library) to find more.

Please remember that this guide is for information purposes only and is not comprehensive.  
It is intended as a starting point for research, to illustrate the various sources of the law, and to provide guidance in their use. 
NH Law About ... is not a substitute for the services of an attorney.