Genome Statute and Legislation Database Search

Start a New Search | Glossary of Terms

State Citation/Title Ascending Order
(link to state's page)
Topic Summary
Alaska State Statute:
opens new window Alaska: AS 18.13.010 et seq.
Privacy This statute provides protections for the privacy of DNA samples and the results of DNA analysis. DNA samples and the results of DNA analysis are the exclusive property of the person sampled or analyzed. Samples collected and analyses conducted for the DNA registry, law enforcement purposes, paternity testing, newborn screening, and emergency medical treatment are exempt. The statute sets forth civi and criminal penalties for violations of the law.

Top of page

Last Reviewed: June 10, 2014