Chronic disease reporting and funding.

Authors: Senator Jean Breaux


Requires the state department of health to report annually to the general assembly concerning the status of the state chronic disease registry and specifies information to be included. Establishes the kidney early evaluation fund, and annually appropriates $50,000 to the fund. Distributes money quarterly from the fund to the National Kidney Foundation of Indiana (Foundation) to administer the Kidney Early Evaluation Program (KEEP). Requires the Foundation to submit an annual report of expenditures from the money distributed from the fund.