HB0180 (CH0441)

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Public Health - HIV Testing During Pregnancy

Sponsored by:

Delegate West


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 441

Synopsis:Requiring specified health care providers to obtain consent for HIV testing in accordance with specified provisions of law and to test pregnant patients, except under specified circumstances, during the first and third trimesters of pregnancy; repealing specified provisions of law made obsolete by the Act; and providing that specified health care providers may not be subject to specified disciplinary action under specified circumstances.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates West, Pena-Melnyk, and Aumann
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0856
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Health and Government Operations  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):AIDS
Chemical Tests
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Health -see also- Mental Health
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Statutes:Article - Health - General

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