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Minnesota 2009 State Bills:
opens new window Minnesota 2009 HF 1821/SF 2865
Privacy This bill adds third generation pedigrees to health data protections that apply to the state health department. This bill also requires government entities to obtain written informed consent to collect genetic information and human biological specimens. Consent must include the purpose for collection, the length of retention, and any dissemination outside the organization that will occur. Measure failed.

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