The Vermont Statutes Online

Title 33: Human Services

Chapter 69: REPORTS OF ABUSE, NEGLECT, AND EXPLOITATION OF VULNERABLE ADULTS

Sub-Chapter 01: Reports Of Abuse Of Vulnerable Adults

33 V.S.A. § 6908. Immunity from liability



§ 6908. Immunity from liability

Any person who in good faith makes a report under section 6904 of this title alleging abuse, neglect, or exploitation shall be immune from any liability, civil or criminal, for making the report. Nothing in this section grants civil or criminal immunity to any person suspected of having abused, neglected, or exploited a vulnerable adult. (Added 1985, No. 78, § 8; amended 2001, No. 135 (Adj. Sess.), § 17, eff. June 13, 2002.)