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Emergency Law Inventory | Full Law Text

Law Number

Alaska Stat. 18.60.125

Summary Title

Liability: Search and Rescue

Summary

The state, a political subdivision, or their officers, agents, or employees participating in a search and rescue training or activity will not be held legally responsible for acting or failing to act. They can be held legally responsible if acting with intent to cause harm or with complete disregard for safety within the scope of their duties.

Full Title

Civil Immunity

Full Text

A person may not bring a civil action for damages against the state, a political subdivision of the state, or the officers, agents, or employees of the state or a political subdivision of the state for a death, personal injury, or property damage that results from an act or omission in performing or failing to perform activities or duties authorized under AS 18.60.115 -- 18.60.175. This section does not apply to a civil action for damages as a result of intentional misconduct within the course and scope of employment or agency and with complete disregard for the safety and property of others.