HB0399 (CH0451)

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Lyme Disease - Laboratory Test - Required Notice

Sponsored by:

Delegate Afzali


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 451

Synopsis:Requiring specified health care providers and specified medical laboratories to provide specified notice to a patient for whom the health care provider or medical laboratory performs a laboratory test for the presence of Lyme disease; requiring the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to provide written notice to specified committees of the General Assembly before submitting any proposed regulations under the Act; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Afzali, K. Young, Hammen, Angel, Barron, Bromwell, Cullison, Hayes, Hill, Kelly, Kipke, Krebs, McDonough, McMillan, Miele, Morgan, Morhaim, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Pendergrass, Rose, Saab, Sample-Hughes, and West
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0926
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
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Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Health Occupations
Narrow Subject(s):Chemical Tests
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Diseases -see also- AIDS; Rabies
Health -see also- Mental Health
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Maryland Register
Negligence -see also- Medical Malpractice
Physicians -see also- Dentists; Med Exmnrs; Psych; etc
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Health - General

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October 24, 2017 4:59 P.M.