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Louisiana State Statute:
opens new window Louisiana: LRS 22:1061 and1063
Health Insurance Nondiscrimination A group health plan, and a health insurance issuer offering group health insurance coverage may not use genetic information in the absence of a diagnosis as the basis for a pre-existing condition exclusion or establish rules for eligibility or continued eligibility based on a health status-related factor, including genetic information.

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