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Statutes > North-carolina > Chapter_143B > GS_143B-526

§ 143B‑526.  Authority to provide necessarymedical or surgical care.

The Department may provide any medical and surgical treatment necessaryto preserve the life and health of juveniles committed to the custody of theDepartment; however, no surgical operation may be performed except asauthorized in G.S. 148‑22.2. (1998‑202, s. 1(b); 2000‑137, s. 1(b).)