Category: Crime and Public Safety, Social Issues
HB 1373 (2018) relative to an individual's property right in his or her DNA.
House/Senate Bill: NH House
Description: As introduced, states that "An individual's genetic information and DNA sample are the property of the individual, and, except as expressly otherwise provided in statute, shall not be acquired, retained, or disclosed without the written consent of the individual or his or her legal representative or, after the individual’s death, his or her executor or other legal representative. This section shall not apply to the identification of individuals in criminal investigations."
Bill Sponsor: Neal Kurk
Bill Co Sponsor: Click the "Link to Full Bill" for information
Next Hearing Date: Tue, 04/17/2018
Next Voting Date: Wed, 05/02/2018