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General Assembly

Amendment

 

February Session, 2014

LCO No. 5447

   
 

*HB0514705447HDO*

Offered by:

 

REP. JOHNSON, 49th Dist.

SEN. GERRATANA, 6th Dist.

REP. WRIGHT E. , 41st Dist.

REP. RYAN, 139th Dist.

 

To: Subst. House Bill No. 5147

File No. 494

Cal. No. 287

"AN ACT CONCERNING NEWBORN SCREENING FOR CYTOMEGALOVIRUS AND ESTABLISHING A PUBLIC EDUCATION PROGRAM FOR CYTOMEGALOVIRUS. "

In line 38, after "19a-59," insert "within available appropriations,"

After line 50, insert the following:

"(d) After the United States Department of Health and Human Services' Discretionary Advisory Committee on Heritable Disorders in Newborns and Children includes globoid cell leukodystrophy in its uniform screening panel, the administrative officer or other person in charge of each institution caring for newborn infants shall cause to have administered to every such infant in its care a test for globoid cell leukodystrophy."

In line 51, bracket "(d)" and, after the closing bracket, insert "(e)"