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Hawaii State Statute:
opens new window Hawaii: HRS 431:10A-118
and 432D-26
Health Insurance Nondiscrimination,
No insurer providing accident and health or sickness insurance coverage or extended health insurance coverage, mutual benefit society, fraternal benefit society, or health maintenance organization may use an individual's or a family member's genetic information or a request for genetic services to (1) deny or limit any coverage or (2) establish eligibility, continuation, enrollment, or premium payment. These entities may not request or require collection or disclosure of genetic information of an individual or family member or disclose genetic information without written consent.

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