SB0926 (CH0450)

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2016 Regular Session



Lyme Disease - Laboratory Test - Required Notice

Sponsored by:

Senator Young


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 450

Synopsis:Requiring specified health care providers and specified medical laboratories to provide a specified written notice to a patient for whom the health care provider or medical laboratory performs a laboratory test for the presence of Lyme disease; requiring the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to provide written notice to specified committees of the General Assembly before submitting any proposed regulations under the Act; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Young, Astle, Benson, Feldman, Hershey, Jennings, Kelley, Klausmeier, Mathias, Middleton, Pugh, and Reilly
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0399
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 Occupations
Narrow Subject(s):Chemical Tests
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Diseases -see also- AIDS; Rabies
Health -see also- Mental Health
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Maryland Register
Negligence -see also- Medical Malpractice
Physicians -see also- Dentists; Med Exmnrs; Psych; etc
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Health - General

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