TITLE

Utah considers genetic testing privacy bill

AUTHOR(S)
Bell, Allison
PUB. DATE
August 1998
SOURCE
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;8/31/98, Vol. 102 Issue 35, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on a Utah legislative committee's consideration of the genetic testing privacy bill which would permit life insurers to ask applicants to undergo genetic testing to determine eligibility for coverage. Key aspects of the bill pending at the state legislature's Health and Human Services Interim Committee; Civil fines posed by the bill per violation.
ACCESSION #
1035264

 

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