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Title 18 : Health

Chapter 209 : INTERSTATE COMPACT ON MENTAL HEALTH

Subchapter 001 : Compact

(Cite as: 18 V.S.A. § 9014)
  • § 9014. Construction; separability of provisions- Article XIV

    This compact shall be liberally construed so as to effectuate the purposes thereof. The provisions of this compact shall be severable and if any phrase, clause, sentence, or provision of this compact is declared to be contrary to the constitution of any party state or of the United States or the applicability thereof to any government, agency, person or circumstance is held invalid, the validity of the remainder of this compact and the applicability thereof to any government, agency, person, or circumstance shall not be affected thereby. If this compact shall be held contrary to the constitution of any state party thereto, the compact shall remain in full force and effect as to the remaining states and in full force and effect as to the state affected as to all severable matters. (Added 1967, No. 305 (Adj. Sess.), § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 1968.)