HB 1200-1_ Filed 01/23/2002, 10:07


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COMMITTEE REPORT


                                                        YES:

13

                                                        NO:
0

MR. SPEAKER:
    Your Committee on       Public Health     , to which was referred       House Bill 1200     , has had the same under consideration and begs leave to report the same back to the House with the recommendation that said bill be amended as follows:

SOURCE: Page 3, line 2; (02)AM120002.3. -->     Page 3, between lines 2 and 3, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 16-21-6-7; (02)AM120002.4. -->     "SECTION 4. IC 16-21-6-7 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2002]: Sec. 7. (a) The reports filed under sections section 3 and 6 of this chapter:
        (1) may not contain information that personally identifies a patient or a consumer of health services; and
        (2) must be open to public inspection.
    (b) The state department shall provide copies of the reports filed under section 3 of this chapter to the public upon request, at the state department's actual cost.
    (c) The following apply to information that is filed under section 6 of this chapter:
        (1) Information filed with the state department's designated contractor:
            (A) is confidential; and
            (B) must be transferred by the contractor to the state department in a format determined by the state department.
        (2) Information filed with the state department or transferred to the state department by the state department's designated contractor is not confidential, except that information that:
            (A) personally identifies; or
            (B) may be used to personally identify;
        a patient or consumer may not be disclosed.
    (d) An analysis completed by the state department of information that is filed under section 6 of this chapter:
        (1) may not contain information that personally identifies or may be used to personally identify a patient or consumer of health services, unless the information is determined by the state department to be necessary for a public health activity;
        (2) must be open to public inspection; and
        (3) must be provided to the public by the state department upon request at the state department's actual cost.
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    Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
    (Reference is to HB 1200 as introduced.)

and when so amended that said bill do pass.

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Representative Brown C


AM120002/DI 77    2002