HB1404 (2020) Detail

(New Title) relative to HIV/AIDS prophylaxis treatment for minors without parental consent.


HB 1404 - AS AMENDED BY THE HOUSE

 

12Mar2020... 0647h

2020 SESSION

20-2159

01/05

 

HOUSE BILL 1404

 

AN ACT relative to HIV/AIDS prophylaxis treatment for minors without parental consent.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Muscatel, Graf. 12; Rep. Marsh, Carr. 8; Rep. Knirk, Carr. 3; Rep. Merchant, Sull. 4; Rep. P. Schmidt, Straf. 19; Rep. Weston, Graf. 8; Rep. Kenney, Straf. 6; Rep. Query, Hills. 16

 

COMMITTEE: Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs

 

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AMENDED ANALYSIS

 

This bill clarifies the law allowing minors to voluntarily submit themselves for testing for sexually transmitted diseases.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

12Mar2020... 0647h 20-2159

01/05

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty

 

AN ACT relative to HIV/AIDS prophylaxis treatment for minors without parental consent.

 

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

 

1  Sexually Transmitted Disease.  Amend RSA 141-C:18, II to read as follows:

II.  Any minor 14 years of age or older may voluntarily submit [himself] to medical diagnosis [and], treatment [for] or prevention of, or both, a sexually transmitted disease and a licensed physician, physician assistant, or advanced practice registered nurse may diagnose, treat or prescribe for the treatment or prevention of, or both, of a sexually transmitted disease in a minor 14 years of age or older, without the knowledge or consent of the parent or legal guardian of such minor.

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

Links

HB1404 at GenCourtMobile
HB1404 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 28, 2020 House Hearing
March 3, 2020 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
March 11, 2020 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1404 Revision: 8406 Date: March 16, 2020, 12:49 p.m.
HB1404 Revision: 7004 Date: Dec. 2, 2019, 4:01 p.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 8, 2020 Introduced 01/08/2020 and referred to Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs HJ 1 P. 21
Jan. 28, 2020 Public Hearing: 01/28/2020 11:00 am LOB 205
Feb. 12, 2020 Subcommittee Work Session: 02/12/2020 10:00 am LOB 205
March 3, 2020 Executive Session: 03/03/2020 10:00 am LOB 205
March 11, 2020 Majority Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2020-0647h (NT) for 03/11/2020 (Vote 11-7; RC) HC 10 P. 57
Majority Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2020-0647h (Vote 11-7; RC)
Minority Committee Report: Refer for Interim Study
March 12, 2020 Amendment # 2020-0647h (NT): AA RC 182-123 03/12/2020
March 12, 2020 Ought to Pass with Amendment 2020-0647h (NT): MA RC 178-125 03/12/2020