Health care practitioner; authority to send laboratory test results directly to patients. (SB1341)

Introduced By

Sen. Toddy Puller (D-Mount Vernon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Health professions; authority to send laboratory test results directly to patients. Requires any licensed physician who orders a laboratory test or other examination of the physical or mental condition of any person to, if so requested by the patient, inform the laboratory or other facility conducting the test or examination to provide a copy of the report of the results directly to the patient. Read the Bill »


04/04/2007: enacted


01/16/2007Presented and ordered printed 072488796
01/16/2007Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/01/2007Committee substitute printed 075407796-S1
02/02/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/02/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB1341S1)
02/05/2007Read second time
02/05/2007Reading of substitute waived
02/05/2007Committee substitute agreed to 075407796-S1
02/05/2007Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1341S1
02/06/2007Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/06/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2007Communicated to House
02/08/2007Placed on Calendar
02/08/2007Read first time
02/08/2007Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/13/2007Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2007Committee substitute printed 077667796-H1
02/14/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB1341H1)
02/14/2007Read second time
02/15/2007Read third time
02/15/2007Committee substitute agreed to 077667796-H1
02/15/2007Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB1341H1
02/15/2007Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/15/2007VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2007House substitute rejected by Senate (9-Y 31-N)
02/19/2007VOTE: (9-Y 31-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2007Reconsideration of House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/19/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2007House substitute rejected by Senate (1-Y 39-N)
02/19/2007VOTE: (1-Y 39-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2007House insisted on substitute
02/20/2007House requested conference committee
02/22/2007Delegates: Frederick, McQuigg, Hull
02/22/2007Senate acceded to request (40-Y 0-N)
02/22/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2007Conferees appointed by Senate
02/22/2007Senators: Puller, Whipple, Rerras
02/22/2007Conferees appointed by House
02/22/2007Delegates: Frederick, McQuigg, Hall
02/23/2007Conference substitute printed 075430796-S2
02/23/2007Conference report agreed to by House (95-Y 0-N)
02/23/2007VOTE: ADOPTION (95-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2007Reading of conference report waived
02/24/2007Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/24/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB1341S2)
03/12/2007Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1341ER)
03/12/2007Signed by President
03/13/2007Signed by Speaker
03/26/2007Governor's recommendation received by Senate
03/27/2007Governor's substitute printed 077683796-S3
04/03/2007Placed on Calendar
04/04/2007Enacted, Chapter (effective 7/1/07)
04/04/2007G Emergency clause added by Governor's recommendation
04/04/2007House concurred in Governor's recommendation (97-Y 0-N)
04/04/2007G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/04/2007VOTE: ADOPTION (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/04/2007Reenrolled bill text (SB1341ER2)
04/04/2007Signed by President as reenrolled
04/04/2007Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/04/2007Enacted, Chapter 930 (effective 7/1/07)
04/11/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0930)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB3061.