2007-2008 Regular Session - HB 1177
Health; newborns; require hearing screening
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 1 of Title 31 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions related to health, so as to require a hearing screening for all newborns; to provide for advice and assistance from the Department of Human Resources to physicians and hospitals; to authorize the establishment of fees for the screening; to provide for a religious exemption; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/13/2008 - House Second Readers
Feb/12/2008 - House First Readers
Feb/11/2008 - House Hopper