HB 4015: Privacy of Firearm Owners
GENERAL BILL by Kriseman ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Pafford ; Rouson ; Watson, B.
Privacy of Firearm Owners; Repeals provisions relating to medical privacy concerning firearms; deletes provisions providing that unless information is relevant to patient's medical care or safety, or safety of others, inquiries regarding firearm ownership or possession should not be made by licensed health care providers or health care facilities, that patient may decline to provide information regarding ownership or possession of firearms, clarifying that physician's authority to choose his or her patients is not altered by act, prohibiting discrimination by licensed health care providers or health care facilities based solely upon patient's firearm ownership or possession, & prohibiting harassment of patient regarding firearm ownership during an examination by licensed health care provider or health care facility.
Last Action: 3/9/2012 House - Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
• Referred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 147
• Introduced -HJ 147
• Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
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