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CS/SB 824: Hepatitis C Testing

GENERAL BILL by Health Policy ; Joyner ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Flores

Hepatitis C Testing; Requiring specified persons to be offered hepatitis C testing; requiring a health care practitioner to provide followup health care to persons who receive a positive test result; requiring the Department of Health to adopt rules and make standard hepatitis C information sheets available to health care practitioners; providing applicability with respect to hepatitis C testing by health care practitioners, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2014
Last Action: 5/2/2014 Senate - Died in Judiciary
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Health Policy (HP)
  2. Judiciary (JU)
  3. Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services (AHS)
  4. Appropriations (AP)

Bill History

Date Chamber Action
2/4/2014 Senate • Filed
2/6/2014 Senate • Referred to Health Policy; Judiciary; Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; Appropriations -SJ 66
3/4/2014 Senate • Introduced -SJ 66
3/14/2014 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Health Policy, 03/19/14, 11:00 am, 412 Knott Building
3/19/2014 Senate • CS by Health Policy; YEAS 6 NAYS 2 -SJ 305
3/20/2014 Senate • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• CS by Health Policy read 1st time -SJ 307
3/25/2014 Senate • Now in Judiciary -SJ 305
5/2/2014 Senate • Died in Judiciary