Firearm ownership and medical records.

Authors: Representative Chris Judy

Co-authors: Representative Jim Lucas, Representative Heath VanNatter, Representative Robert Morris

Digest

Prohibits a practitioner or medical records custodian from disclosing certain information relating to a patient's ownership of a firearm. Prohibits a political subdivision or the board regulating a practitioner from requiring the practitioner to: (1) inquire whether a patient owns a firearm; (2) document in a patient's medical record whether the patient owns a firearm; or (3) notify any governmental entity of the patient's identification solely on the basis of the patient's ownership of a firearm.