2015 Wyoming Code
TITLE 14 - CHILDREN
CHAPTER 11 - SAFETY FOR A NEWBORN CHILD
SECTION 14-11-106. - Safe relinquishment is an affirmative defense.

WY Stat § 14-11-106. (2015) What's This?

14-11-106. Safe relinquishment is an affirmative defense.

If the person relinquishing a newborn child is the child's parent or the parent's designee, relinquishment of a newborn child in substantial compliance with the provisions of this act is an affirmative defense to any potential criminal liability for abandonment or neglect relating to that relinquishment.

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