PA 15-72—SB 193

Public Health Committee

AN ACT CONCERNING THE ADMINISTRATION OF HAIR FOLLICLE DRUG TESTING BY CLINICAL LABORATORIES

SUMMARY: This act requires a clinical laboratory to administer a hair follicle drug test if (1) the laboratory offers that test as a diagnostic testing service and (2) the test is ordered by a licensed physician, physician assistant, or advanced practice registered nurse.

EFFECTIVE DATE: October 1, 2015

OLR Tracking: JO; ND; PF; BS