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Medical Schools - Use of Animals in Medical Training - Prohibited

Sponsored by:

Senator Currie


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Synopsis:Prohibiting a medical school from using a live or dead animal in the medical education or training of students if alternate methods are used by specified other medical schools in the State; and establishing a penalty for violation of the Act not to exceed $1,000 for each animal used.
Analysis:Not available at this time
All Sponsors:Senators Currie, Nathan-Pulliam, and Rosapepe
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0289
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Broad Subject(s):Higher Education
Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Animals -see also- Birds; Turtles
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Medical Schools
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Statutes:Article - Health - General

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October 24, 2017 5:11 P.M.