2017 Regular Session
|At the request of:||(at the request of Senate Interim Committee on Health Care)|
|Bill Title:||Relating to access to individually identifiable health information; and declaring an emergency.|
Requires covered entity to provide copy of health information regarding individual who is appealing denial of Social Security disability benefits for period from date of alleged onset of disability to date of administrative hearing.
Permits entity to deny copy of health information if requested by person other than individual or individual's personal representative without valid written authorization signed by individual. Permits covered entity to charge reasonable fee for duplicate copies of health information or for health information requested by person other than individual or individual's personal representative. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
|Chapter Number:||Chapter 551|
|Fiscal Impact:||No Fiscal Impact|
|Revenue Impact:||No Revenue Impact|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||Chapter Number Assigned|
|Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanations:||Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanation Documents|