Health and Safety

CHAPTER 23-6.3
Prevention and Suppression of Contagious Diseases – HIV/AIDS

SECTION 23-6.3-5

§ 23-6.3-5. Reasonable efforts to secure consent.

No involuntary testing for HIV shall take place under any of the exceptions set forth in § 23-6.3-4, unless reasonable efforts have been made to: (1) Secure voluntary consent from the individual to be tested, or in the case of a minor patient, from the legal parent or guardian of the minor patient; and (2) Provide verbal or written information as specified in subsection 23-6.3-3(h).

History of Section.
(P.L. 2009, ch. 196, § 1; P.L. 2009, ch. 289, § 1.)