AB-1030: Pelvic examinations

Session: 2019-2020
Author: Calderon
Status: Dead
AAP-CA Position: Oppose
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Would have required patients undergoing first-time pelvic exams  sign acknowledgment for provider  that they’d received an  informational pamphlet, as specified. AAP California opposed the bill’s signature requirement as  inappropriate, as some  patients  might feel signing meant they bore some responsibility to be sure what was done in the exam met the stated information.  
(Last Action: Bill withdrawn by author Sept 14, 2019)
Last Action:

09/14/19 Ordered to inactive file at the request of Senator Bradford.
Download AAP Positional Letter: AB 1030 Pelvic Exam Pamphlet to Sen Approps-2