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
Maryland 2009 State Bills:
opens new window Maryland 2009 HB 2
Other Lines of Insurance Nondiscrimination This bill prohibits an insurer from requesting or requiring a genetic test or from using a genetic test, the results of a genetic test, genetic information, or a request for genetic services to deny or limit life insurance coverage or benefits or to charge a different rate for the same coverage or benefits under an annuity contract; defining terms; and providing for an exception if the use is based on sound actuarial principles. Measure failed.

Top of page

Last Reviewed: June 10, 2014