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New York 2015 State Bills:
opens new window New York 2015 A1219
Employment Nondiscrimination,
Health Insurance Nondiscrimination,
Other Lines of Insurance Nondiscrimination,
Privacy,
Other Topics
Establishes a genetics advisory council and requires the council to report to the Governor on several topics, including (1) creating an environment in which there is equitable access to the benefits of genetic tests to all citizens regardless of race, ethnicity or economic status; and (2) the use of any genetic test by insurers, employers or educational institutions, including the potential for compromising the individual liberties and civil rights of individuals or causing individuals to suffer unfair discrimination. Died.

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