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55 Pa. Code § 1142.2. Definitions.

§ 1142.2. Definitions.

 The following words and terms, when used in this chapter, have the following meanings, unless the context clearly indicates otherwise:

   Midwife—An individual licensed under the laws of this Commonwealth to practice midwifery within the scope of the act of April 4, 1929 (P. L. 160, No. 155) (63 P. S. § §  171—176).

   Midwife services—A care provided within the scope of a midwife’s professional practice and licensure.


   The provisions of this §  1142.2 adopted October 8, 1982, effective October 9, 1982, 12 Pa.B. 3647.

Cross References

   This section cited in 55 Pa. Code §  1151.53 (relating to billing requirements).

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