IN.gov - Skip Navigation

Note: This message is displayed if (1) your browser is not standards-compliant or (2) you have you disabled CSS. Read our Policies for more information.

Indiana General Assembly
  •  
House Bill 1502


 

Search all legislative material from the 2007 Session.
General Assembly Home Page

Session Information

Complete Bill Listing

Get Acrobat Reader
You will need to download and install Acrobat Reader to view PDF documents.

  

House Bill 1502

ARCHIVE (2007)

Latest Information

 
DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL

Public health issues. Requires the state department of health to include Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease as a communicable disease, and requires specified persons to report a diagnosis of the disease. Requires a county coroner to perform an autopsy on an individual with a suspected diagnosis of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease. Provides that the consent of a patient or the patient's representative to HIV screening may be either oral or in writing. Provides that an employee is entitled to an isolation or quarantine employment leave under certain circumstances. Protects an employee's employment and benefit rights during an isolation or quarantine employment leave. Provides that an employee who is denied isolation or quarantine employment leave may bring a civil action against an employer to enforce the rights of the employee to isolation or quarantine employment leave. Encourages the state department of health to implement a pilot program at hospitals or outpatient clinics to test specified individuals for HIV.
Current Status:
 In Committee - first House
>Latest Printing > (PDF)