2018 Arkansas Code
Title 20 - Public Health and Welfare
Subtitle 2 - Health and Safety
Chapter 6 - General Provisions
Subchapter 1 - Arkansas Healthcare Decisions Act
§ 20-6-112. Presumption of capacity

Universal Citation: AR Code § 20-6-112 (2018)
  • (a) This subchapter does not affect the right of an individual to make healthcare decisions while having capacity to do so.

  • (b) An individual is presumed to have capacity to make a healthcare decision, to give or revoke an advance directive, and to designate or disqualify a surrogate.

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