92nd General Assembly
Summary of HB0151
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Short description: 
CIV PRO-RECORDS-COPYING FEES                                               

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Amends provisions of the Code of Civil Procedure  concerning  the      
   inspection of hospital and medical records.  Provides that the charges      
   imposed  by a hospital or physician for copying records may not exceed      
   a $25 handling charge plus 37  cents  per  page.  Allows  charges  for      
   shipping.  Provides that the rates shall be automatically adjusted for      
   inflation  each  year.  Applies the same maximum charges to records of      
   other health  care  practitioners,  clinical  psychologists,  clinical      
   social  workers,  and  attorneys.   Makes other changes.  Effective 30      
   days after becoming law.                                                    
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE

   Last action date: JAN-07-2003

           Location: House

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   0     SENATE -   0


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