HB278 (2007) Detail

Relative to notification of a parent or guardian by the medical facility treating a minor injured in an accident.


HB 278 – AS INTRODUCED

2007 SESSION

07-0485

01/05

HOUSE BILL 278

AN ACT relative to notification of a parent or guardian by the medical facility treating a minor injured in an accident.

SPONSORS: Rep. Parkhurst, Ches 4

COMMITTEE: Children and Family Law

ANALYSIS

This bill requires the medical facility treating a minor injured in an accident to notify the minor’s parent or guardian.

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

07-0485

01/05

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Seven

AN ACT relative to notification of a parent or guardian by the medical facility treating a minor injured in an accident.

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

1 New Section; Notification of Parent or Guardian Required. Amend RSA 151 by inserting after section 12-a the following new section:

151:12-b Notification of Parent or Guardian Required. Whenever a person under the age of 18 years of age is injured in an accident and taken by emergency responder to a health care facility, the person in charge of such facility, or designee, shall notify the parent or guardian of the minor in a timely manner.

2 Effective Date. This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

Links

HB278 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type

Bill Text Revisions

HB278 Revision: 10573 Date: Jan. 11, 2010, midnight

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