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2016 Regular Session



Public Health - Copies of Medical Records - Fees

Sponsored by:

Senator Conway


In the House - Third Reading Passed with Amendments (140-0)

Synopsis:Altering the fees health care providers and hospitals may charge for copying and mailing specified medical records and for retrieving and preparing specified medical records; authorizing specified hospitals and other health care providers to charge specified fees and a specified cost for electronic copies of medical records that are in an electronic format requested by a person in interest or any other authorized person; providing that specified fees may not be adjusted annually for inflation; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senator Conway
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0724
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Finance  View Committee HearingHealth and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Health Care Facilities and Regulation
Health Occupations
Narrow Subject(s):Consumer Price Index
Electronic Government
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Health -see also- Mental Health
Health Care Facilities -see also- Clinics; Hospices; etc
Hospitals -see also- Clinics; State Hospitals
Postal Service
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Statutes:Article - Health - General

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October 24, 2017 5:09 P.M.