HB0641 (CH0196)

Find a 2014 Bill:

2014 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Courts and Judicial Proceedings - Communications Between Patient or Client and Health Care Professional - Exceptions to Privilege

Sponsored by:

Delegate Simmons

Status:

Approved by the Governor - Chapter 196


Synopsis:Creating an exception to the privilege of communications of a patient or client if the disclosure is necessary to prove a charge in a specified criminal proceeding against the patient, former patient, client, or former client; creating an exception to the privilege of communications of a patient or client if the disclosure is necessary to obtain relief in a peace order proceeding in which a specified health care professional is a petitioner and the patient, former patient, client, or former client is a respondent; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Simmons
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0803
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2014
Committee(s):
Judiciary   View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Civil Actions and Procedures
Narrow Subject(s):Counselors -see also- Social Workers
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Disclosure
Harassment
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Mental Health
Nurses
Patients
Privacy
Privileged Communications
Protection Orders
Psychiatrists
Psychologists
Social Workers
Trials
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October 2, 2015 9:04 A.M.