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Mississippi 2013 State Bills:
opens new window Mississippi 2013 HB 1532
Employment Nondiscrimination,
Health Insurance Nondiscrimination
Prohibits any employer or insurer from using the results of DNA testing against a patient or against the patient's consanguineous family members for any discriminatory purpose. Any employer who violates this section may, upon conviction, be fined up to Five Thousand Dollars ($5,000.00) or imprisoned for not more than one (1) year, or both. Died in Committee on February 5, 2013.

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