“ Legal Research” Search Form Cases, Statutes, Regulations and secondary srouces (law review articles) “ Get A Case” Search “ Federal or State Case Law” Search Safer v. Pack, 715 A.2d 363 (NJ 1998) Pate v. Threlkel, 661 So.2d 278 Tarasoff, 131 Cal Rptr. 14 Norman Bloodsaw v. Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, 135 F.3d 1260 Rust v. Sullivan, 500 U.S. 173 (1991) – gag rule re” abortion counseling if receive federal $ Washington v. Harper, 494 U.S. 210 (1990) – administer antispychotic meds against prison against wil. From WA.
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Lexis Nexis Academic Lexis Nexis Congressional US Code Service (sample search) Public Laws (sample search) Statutes at Large Legislative History (sample search)
CA Insurance Code 10148 Test for presence of genetic characteristics for determination of insurability. Pending federal legislation on genetic discrimination, privacy (even before 2000) LN Congressional – search for 42 USCS § 274 (2004) (show annotations) Organ procurement and transplantation network CIS Index search for “insurance” in 1996. Legislative History of HIPAA 1996 (Pub. L. No. 104-191) THOMAS: search current session for “ genetic discrimination ” – “Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2003 (S.1053) WA Legislature Site: search “ genetic ”, get WA Laws 2004 – ESB 6180 (prohibit genetic information in employment decisions) LN Academic: search CA “ genetic and discriminat! and insur!” Model State Emergency Health Powers Act (MSEHPA) – portions of Act only become effective when public health emergency declared? A MODEL Act to help states to rapidly and orderly respond to bioterrorism, emerging epidemics, and other public health emergencies. (CDC) (Arizon, Florida, Utah, Maine (Chapter 694, 2002)
Prefer options in Congressional Same time coverage Example searches Regs under HIPPA – 65 Fed. Reg. 82462 (Dec. 28, 2000) – confidentiality & privacy of medical records. 29 C.F.R. 1910.1030 (rule to protect health care workers from exposure ot bloodborne pathogens – viruses causing Hepatitis B and AIDS) – from Occupational Safety and Health Administration. 1991, 63 Fed. Reg. 16296 (1998) (DHHS rules requiring Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network to develop a nationwide organ allocation system based on need rather than location. LN Congressional: “organ allocation” “health and human services” “final rules” “past 10 years” DHS Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network 64 FR 56650 (amends 42 CFR Part 121)