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SB 997 Incapacitated persons; photographs, x-rays, etc., may be taken as part of medical evaluation, etc.
SUMMARY AS PASSED: (all summaries)
Photographs of abused, incapacitated adult. Provides that in any case of suspected abuse of an incapacitated adult, photographs, X-rays, and other medical imaging of such incapacitated adult may be taken without the consent of the person responsible for the incapacitated adult as a part of the medical evaluation of the person. Such photographs, X-rays, and other medical imaging may be introduced into evidence in any civil or criminal proceeding. This bill is identical to HB 2122.