Articles about Midwifery

These articles by Faith Gibson discuss various legal issues surrounding Midwifery and birth. They are available from me in printed form by e-mail to and legal documents about Midwifery. I am trying to put these on my Web Site as quickly as possible.

I would also be happy to send you a copy of the following California Statute from the Business and Professions Code Chapter 5, Section 2505-2515. It has since been replaced by the Licensed Midwife Practice Act of 1993

1917 Article 24 / text of California non-medical midwifery statute (2 pages)

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Updated 3/15/96