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Senate Bill 0379

Senate Bill 0379

ARCHIVE (2000)

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DIGEST OF SB379 (Updated February 7, 2000 3:18 PM - DI 84)

Isolation, possession, and use of DNA. Provides that an individual owns the individual's DNA. Requires a person who draws an individual's DNA for the purpose of isolating, possessing, or using the DNA to provide certain information and obtain consent for the isolation, possession, or use. Requires a person to obtain written consent from an individual before using the individual's DNA for a specific purpose. Requires the state department of health to develop and make available a consent form for use by persons drawing an individual's DNA in order to isolate, possess, or use the DNA. Makes certain exceptions.
    Current Status:
    In Committee - 2nd House
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