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H0617.................................................by HEALTH AND WELFARE MEDICAL RECORDS - Adds to existing law to provide access to medical records about a person by that person. 02/05 House intro - 1st rdg - to printing 02/06 Rpt prt - to Health/Wel
]]]] LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF IDAHO ]]]] Fifty-seventh Legislature Second Regular Session - 2004 IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES HOUSE BILL NO. 617 BY HEALTH AND WELFARE COMMITTEE 1 AN ACT 2 RELATING TO MEDICAL RECORDS; AMENDING CHAPTER 43, TITLE 39, IDAHO CODE, BY THE 3 ADDITION OF A NEW SECTION 39-4308, IDAHO CODE, TO PROVIDE ACCESS TO MEDI- 4 CAL RECORDS ABOUT A PERSON BY THAT PERSON. 5 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Idaho: 6 SECTION 1. That Chapter 43, Title 39, Idaho Code, be, and the same is 7 hereby amended by the addition thereto of a NEW SECTION, to be known and des- 8 ignated as Section 39-4308, Idaho Code, and to read as follows: 9 39-4308. ACCESS TO MEDICAL RECORDS ABOUT A PERSON BY THAT PERSON. A per- 10 son may inspect and copy, at his own expense, all documents created or 11 obtained by any medical care provider pertaining to that person.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE RS 13888 To afford the people of Idaho a legal right to receive copies of their health care records. FISCAL IMPACT None. Contact Name: Rep. Bill Sali Phone: (208) 332-1000 STATEMENT OF PURPOSE/FISCAL NOTE H 617