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10A NCAC 43K .0101, .0102, .0103: Newborn Screening for Critical Congenital Heart Defects (Temporary Rules)

S.L. 2013-45 (S98) requires the Commission for Public Health to adopt temporary and permanent rules to require that each newborn in North Carolina be screened to detect congenital heart defects by including pulse oximetry testing.

A public hearing was held on April 21, 2014 at 3:00 p.m. in the Cardinal Room, located at 5605 Six Forks Road, Raleigh, NC 27609 External link.

Proposed Temporary Rules:
  1. 10A NCAC 43K .0101: Definitions
  2. 10A NCAC 43K .0102: Screening Requirements
  3. 10A NCAC 43K .0103: Reporting Requirements
Fiscal Note: N/A
Federal Certification: N/A
Adopted Rule: N/A

Public Comments

The public comment period was from April 7, 2014 through May 2, 2014. Comments for this rule will not be accepted after May 2, 2014.

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