SB 1518: Medical Privacy Concerning Firearms
GENERAL BILL by Farmer
Medical Privacy Concerning Firearms; Deleting a provision preventing a health care practitioner or facility from entering disclosed information concerning patient firearm ownership into a patient’s medical record under certain circumstances; deleting a provision preventing a health care practitioner or facility from making a written inquiry or asking questions concerning a patient’s ownership of firearms or ammunition under certain circumstances; conforming provisions in the Florida Patient’s Bill of Rights and Responsibilities to changes made by the act, etc.
Last Action: 5/5/2017 Senate - Died in Health Policy
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Health Policy (HP)
- Judiciary (JU)
- Rules (RC)
• Referred to Health Policy; Judiciary; Rules -SJ 199
• Introduced -SJ 199
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Health Policy
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