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HB 81 - Newborn Screening for Critical Congenital Heart Disease

General Bill   by Pigman (CO-SPONSORS) Berman; Castor Dentel; Edwards; Fasano; Pafford; Rader; Raschein; Renuart; Saunders; Van Zant; Waldman
Newborn Screening for Critical Congenital Heart Disease: Provides requirements for screening newborns for critical congenital heart disease; requires that physician, midwife, or other person attending newborn maintain record if screening has not been performed & attach written objection signed by parent or guardian; requires that each hospital & each licensed birth center designate lead physician & licensed health care provider, respectively, to provide programmatic oversight for screening; requires that screening for critical congenital heart disease be conducted on all newborns in hospitals & birth centers in state; authorizes DOH to adopt rules to administer screening program.
Effective Date: July 1, 2013
Last Event: Died in Health Quality Subcommittee on Friday, May 03, 2013 7:16 PM

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Related Bills

Bill # Subject Relationship
CS/SB 124 Newborn Screening for Critical Congenital Heart Disease Compare

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Bill History

Event Time Member Committee
Died in Health Quality Subcommittee Friday, May 03, 2013 7:16 PM Health Quality Subcommittee
1st Reading Tuesday, March 05, 2013 11:59 PM
Now in Health Quality Subcommittee Friday, January 11, 2013 3:34 PM Health Quality Subcommittee
Referred to Health & Human Services Committee Friday, January 11, 2013 3:34 PM Health & Human Services Committee
Referred to Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee Friday, January 11, 2013 3:34 PM Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee
Referred to Insurance & Banking Subcommittee Friday, January 11, 2013 3:34 PM Insurance & Banking Subcommittee
Referred to Health Quality Subcommittee Friday, January 11, 2013 3:34 PM Health Quality Subcommittee
Filed Wednesday, January 02, 2013 9:36 AM Pigman

Statutes Referenced by this Bill

383.146
 

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