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Agency
Virginia Department of Health
Board
State Board of Health
chapter
Regulations for the Licensure of Hospitals in Virginia [12 VAC 5 ‑ 410]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Action:
Required offer to mothers of newborns of a blood sample for future DNA sampling
 
General Information
Action Summary HB1836 (2011) requires that, beginning July 1, 2012, hospitals providing maternity services offer new motherss a sample of their infant's blood should there ever be a future need for such a DNA sample.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA Yes, this action is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act.
Exempt Citation: 2.2-4006(A)(4)(a)
RIS Project Yes  [002817]
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
 
Stages
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
5982 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/01/2011.
 
Contact Information
Name / Title: Rebekah E. Allen  / Sr. Policy Analyst
Address: Virginia Department of Health
9960 Mayland Drive, Ste. 401
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address: regulatorycomment@vdh.virginia.gov
Phone: (804)367-2102    FAX: (804)527-4502    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.