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2009 Florida Statutes

Liability for injury to parent.
Section 768.0415, Florida Statutes 2009

768.0415  Liability for injury to parent.--A person who, through negligence, causes significant permanent injury to the natural or adoptive parent of an unmarried dependent resulting in a permanent total disability shall be liable to the dependent for damages, including damages for permanent loss of services, comfort, companionship, and society. This section shall apply to acts of negligence occurring on or after October 1, 1988.

History.--s. 1, ch. 88-173.