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General Assembly



February Session, 2012

LCO No. 3896



Offered by:


REP. CANDELORA, 86th Dist.

REP. LAVIELLE, 143rd Dist.


To: House Bill No. 5389

File No. 313

Cal. No. 254

(As Amended by House Amendment Schedule "A")

Strike subdivision (2) of section 1 in its entirety and substitute the following in lieu thereof:

"(2) "Debilitating medical condition" means (A) cancer, positive status for human immunodeficiency virus or acquired immune deficiency syndrome, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, damage to the nervous tissue of the spinal cord with objective neurological indication of intractable spasticity, epilepsy, cachexia, wasting syndrome, Crohn's disease, posttraumatic stress disorder, or (B) any medical condition, medical treatment or disease approved by the Department of Consumer Protection pursuant to regulations adopted under section 14 of this act; "