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§ 90‑21.9.  Medicalemergency exception.

The requirements of parental consent prescribed by G.S. 90‑21.7(a)shall not apply when, in the best medical judgment of the physician based onthe facts of the case before the physician, a medical emergency exists that socomplicates the pregnancy as to require an immediate abortion, or when theconditions prescribed by G.S. 90‑21.1(4) are met. (1995, c. 462, s. 1.)