SPB 7014: OGSR/Department of Health
PROPOSED BILL by Health Policy
OGSR/Department of Health; Amending provisions which make confidential and exempt certain information of a patient or patient’s agent, health care practitioner, and others held by the Department of Health; specifying that the Attorney General, health care regulatory boards, and law enforcement agencies may disclose certain confidential and exempt information to certain entities only if such information is relevant to an active investigation that prompted the request for the information, etc.
Last Action: 2/5/2014 Senate - Submit as committee bill by Health Policy (SB 866)
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
• Submitted for consideration by Health Policy
• On Committee agenda-- Health Policy, 01/14/14, 2:00 pm, 412 Knott Building --Temporarily Postponed
• On Committee agenda-- Health Policy, 02/04/14, 2:00 pm, 412 Knott Building -- Submitted as Committee Bill; YEAS 7 NAYS 2
• Submit as committee bill by Health Policy (SB 866)
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