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California State Statute:
opens new window California: Cal. Civil Code 56.17
Health Insurance Nondiscrimination,
Privacy
A person who negligently or willfully discloses genetic test results in an individuals medical records who is applying for or enrolled in a health care service plan, except with written authorization in the format specified, is subject to fines as set forth in the statutes.

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