HB 37 Witnesses; treatment plan of practitioner admissible.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)
Communications between physicians and patients. Provides that a diagnosis or treatment plan of the practitioner, as documented in the patient's medical record, during the time of the practitioner's treatment, may be disclosed in discovery or in testimony. To be admissible at trial, the diagnosis must be offered at a reasonable degree of medical probability.

Full text:
01/09/02  House: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 12/10/01 024405772  pdf
02/04/02  House: Committee substitute printed 023939772-H1  pdf
03/08/02  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB37ER)  pdf
04/02/02  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0308)  pdf

Status:
01/09/02  House: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 12/10/01 024405772
01/09/02  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/01/02  House: Reported from C. J. with substitute (22-Y 0-N)
02/04/02  House: Committee substitute printed 023939772-H1
02/05/02  House: Read first time
02/06/02  House: Read second time
02/06/02  House: Committee substitute agreed to 023939772-H1
02/06/02  House: Engrossed by House - committee substitute 023939772-H1
02/07/02  House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/07/02  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
02/07/02  House: Communicated to Senate
02/08/02  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/08/02  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/20/02  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N)
02/22/02  Senate: Const. reading disp., passed by for the day (40-Y 0-N)
02/22/02  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (40-Y 0-N)
02/25/02  Senate: Read third time
02/25/02  Senate: Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)
02/25/02  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE R (38-Y 0-N)
03/08/02  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB37ER)
03/09/02  House: Enrolled
03/09/02  House: Signed by Speaker
03/12/02  Senate: Signed by President
04/01/02  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 308 (effective 7/1/02)
04/02/02  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0308)