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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 12. Health
Agency 5. Department of Health
Chapter 71. Regulations Governing Virginia Newborn Screening Services

12VAC5-71-110. Reporting to the commissioner.

A. Physicians, midwives, public health nurses and other nurses who receive newborn dried-blood-spot screening test results, and administrators of hospitals in the Commonwealth shall make or cause to be made a report to the commissioner of a person under the age of two diagnosed as having a heritable disorder or genetic disease for which newborn dried-blood-spot screening tests are conducted.

B. The diagnosed cases shall be reported in accordance with § 32.1-69.1 of the Code of Virginia.

Statutory Authority

§ 32.1-12 and Article 7 (§ 32.1-65 et seq.) of Chapter 2 of Title 32.1 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Virginia Register Volume 23, Issue 13, eff. April 4, 2007.

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