HB0906

Find a 2014 Bill:

2014 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Medical Laboratories - Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing

Sponsored by:

Delegate Pendergrass

Status:

In the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn


Synopsis:Authorizing a person to advertise for, solicit business in the State for, offer, or perform direct-to-consumer genetic testing only if specified conditions are met.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Pendergrass
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
Committee(s):
Health and Government Operations   View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Health Care Facilities and Regulation
Narrow Subject(s):Advertising
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Disclosure
Genetics
Insurance -see also- Health Ins; MAIF; Motor Vehicle Ins
Laboratories
Long-Term Care -see also- Continuing Care; Nursing Homes
Privacy
Solicitation
Statutes:Article - Health - General
(17-205, 17-215, 17-701, 17-702)

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March 3, 2014 6:18 P.M.