Emergency Law Inventory | Full Law Text

Law Number

20 Del. C. 3140(1)

Summary Title

Scope of Practice: Requirement to Provide Care during Public Health Emergency


When a public health emergency declaration is in effect, the Public Health Authority can require licensed health care providers to assist in vaccinations, treatment, examinations, or testing.

Full Title

Licensing an appointment of health personnel during public health emergency

Full Text

During a state of emergency, the public health authority may exercise, for such period as the state of emergency exists, the following emergency powers regarding licensing of health personnel: (1) To require in-state health care providers to assist in the performance of vaccination, treatment, examination or testing of any individual;