DE SB15 | 2019-2020 | 150th General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 17-10)
Status: Introduced on January 24 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-01-24 - Introduced and Assigned to Health & Social Services Committee in Senate
Pending: Senate Health & Social Services Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [HTML]

Summary

This Act, modeled on similar laws in Virginia and Maryland, requires a health-care provider to provide notice to a patient at the time blood is drawn to perform a laboratory test for Lyme disease that explains the limitations of the test and instructs the patient to see their health-care provider if the patient continues to experience unexplained symptoms. This Act is consumer and patient friendly.

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Title

An Act To Amend Title 16 Of The Delaware Code Relating To The Provision Of Information About Lyme Disease.

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-01-24 Introduced and Assigned to Health & Social Services Committee in Senate

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