HB 729 Licensure of facilities; records required for care of hemophiliacs.
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Summary:
Licensure of facilities; certain records required. Requires facilities licensed by the Board of Health that provide treatment or care for hemophiliacs and, in the course of such treatment, stock clotting factors, to maintain records of all lot numbers or other unique identifiers for such clotting factors in order that, in the event the lot is found to be contaminated with an infectious agent, those hemophiliacs who have received units of this contaminated clotting factor may be apprised of this contamination. The bill also requires any facility which has identified a lot as known to be contaminated must notify the recipient's attending physician and request that he notify the recipient of the contamination. If the physician is not available, the facility must notify the recipients of the known contaminated lot by return-receipt -requested mail at the individuals' last known addresses.

Full text:
01/22/96  House: Presented & ordered printed 963256204  pdf
02/12/96  House: Printed as engrossed 963256204-E  pdf
03/09/96  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB729ER)  pdf
04/04/96  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0411)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments

Status:
01/22/96  House: Presented & ordered printed 963256204
01/22/96  House: Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/23/96  House: Assigned to H. W. I. sub-committee: 2
02/09/96  House: Reported from H. W. I. w/amendment (22-Y 0-N)
02/10/96  House: Read first time
02/12/96  House: Read second time
02/12/96  House: Committee amendment agreed to
02/12/96  House: Engrossed by House as amended
02/12/96  House: Printed as engrossed 963256204-E
02/13/96  House: Read third time and passed House (Block Vote) (100-Y 0-N)
02/13/96  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
02/13/96  House: Communicated to Senate
02/14/96  Senate: Read first time
02/14/96  Senate: Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/22/96  Senate: Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N)
02/23/96  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/23/96  Senate: VOTE: CONST. READING DISPENSED (40-Y 0-N)
02/26/96  Senate: Read third time
02/26/96  Senate: Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/26/96  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (39-Y 0-N)
03/09/96  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB729ER)
03/15/96  House: Enrolled
03/16/96  House: Signed by Speaker
03/18/96  Senate: Signed by President
03/31/96  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 411 (effective 7/1/96)
04/04/96  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0411)