HB 83 Mammograms; information on breast density.
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Summary as passed House: (all summaries)

Mammograms; information on breast density.  Requires the Board of Health to establish guidelines requiring licensed facilities or physicians' offices where mammography services are provided to (i) include information on breast density in mammogram letters sent to patients and (ii) in mammogram letters sent to patients who have dense breast tissue, include a notice containing information about the potential effects of dense breast tissue on mammograms and explaining that patients may wish to contact their physicians for additional information. This bill is identical to SB 544.

Full text:
12/21/11  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12100187D  pdf | impact statement
01/24/12  House: Committee substitute printed 12104447D-H1  pdf | impact statement
02/15/12  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB83ER)  pdf | impact statement
02/28/12  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0006)  pdf

Status:
12/21/11  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12100187D
12/21/11  House: Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/16/12  House: Assigned HWI sub: #3
01/19/12  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (6-Y 0-N)
01/24/12  House: Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (22-Y 0-N)
01/24/12  House: Committee substitute printed 12104447D-H1
01/25/12  House: Read first time
01/26/12  House: Read second time
01/26/12  House: Committee substitute agreed to 12104447D-H1
01/26/12  House: Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB83H1
01/27/12  House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
01/27/12  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N)
01/30/12  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
01/30/12  Senate: Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/09/12  Senate: Reported from Education and Health (14-Y 0-N)
02/10/12  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
02/13/12  Senate: Read third time
02/13/12  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/15/12  House: Enrolled
02/15/12  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB83ER)
02/15/12  House: Signed by Speaker
02/16/12  Senate: Signed by President
02/28/12  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 6 (effective 7/1/12)
02/28/12  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0006)