2013 Regular Session



Health - Pregnant Women - Hepatitis B Testing

Sponsored by:

Senator Benson


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Synopsis:Requiring the individual attending a woman for pregnancy to submit to a medical laboratory a blood sample taken from the woman at the time the individual first examines the woman and, under specified circumstances, at the time of delivery; requiring the medical laboratory that receives the blood sample to perform a specified hepatitis B test; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Benson and Montgomery
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: SB0611 Session: 2012 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
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Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Chemical Tests
Diseases -see also- AIDS; Rabies
Health -see also- Mental Health
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Statutes:Article - Health - General

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