A00506 Summary:

BILL NO    A00506 

SAME AS    No same as 

SPONSOR    Rosenthal (MS)

COSPNSR    Millman

MLTSPNSR   Crespo, Finch, Glick, Hooper, McDonough, Perry, Raia, Schimel,
           Weisenberg

Add S2500-k, Pub Health L

Requires written notification to parents of infant's whose DNA or blood spots
are retained.
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A00506 Actions:

BILL NO    A00506 

01/09/2013 referred to health
01/08/2014 referred to health
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A00506 Text:

                           S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
       ________________________________________________________________________

                                          506

                              2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                                 I N  A S S E M B L Y

                                      (PREFILED)

                                    January 9, 2013
                                      ___________

       Introduced  by  M.  of  A. ROSENTHAL, MAISEL, MILLMAN, GIBSON, CASTRO --
         Multi-Sponsored by -- M.   of A. BOYLAND,  CRESPO,  FINCH,  GABRYSZAK,
         GLICK,  HOOPER,  McDONOUGH, RAIA, SCHIMEL, WEISENBERG -- read once and
         referred to the Committee on Health

       AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to parental notifica-
         tion of newborn DNA storage

         THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
       BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

    1    Section  1.  The  public health law is amended by adding a new section
    2  2500-k to read as follows:
    3    S 2500-K. PARENTAL CONSENT FOR NEWBORN DNA STORAGE.    NOTWITHSTANDING
    4  ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, RULE OR REGULATION TO THE CONTRARY, NO TEST,
    5  DNA,  BLOOD SPOT OR OTHER GENETIC INFORMATION SHALL BE RETAINED WITH THE
    6  INFANT'S  IDENTIFYING  INFORMATION   FOR   ANY   PERIOD   OF   TIME   OR
    7  DISTRIBUTED/SENT TO ANY LAB FOR ANY PURPOSE OTHER THAN WHAT IS NECESSARY
    8  FOR  THE  EVALUATION  OR  INTERPRETATION OF THE TESTING FOR THE REQUIRED
    9  DISEASES AND CONDITIONS WITHOUT THE WRITTEN CONSENT  FROM  THE  INFANT'S
   10  PARENTS.
   11    S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




        EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                             [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                  LBD02307-01-3
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