Infectious disease; eliminates requirement that law-enforcement officer give notice. (SB1152)

Introduced By

Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Infectious disease; deemed consent for testing. Eliminates requirement that, in other than emergency situations, a law-enforcement officer give notice that a person shall be deemed to have consented to testing and disclosure of test results for HIV and hepatitis B or C, when the officer is directly exposed to body fluids of a person in a manner that may transmit HIV or hepatitis B or C. Amends § 32.1-45.1, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/13/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 090763806
01/13/2009Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/15/2009Assigned Education sub: Health Care
01/20/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1152)
01/22/2009Incorporated by Education and Health (SB1107-Northam) (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB2141.