SB 527 Designates each March 27th as "Medical Radiation Safety Awareness Day"
Sponsor: Wallingford
LR Number: 4405S.01T Fiscal Note available
Committee: General Laws
Last Action: 7/10/2014 - Signed by Governor Journal Page: S1864
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Effective Date: August 28, 2014
House Handler: Swan

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Current Bill Summary

SB 527 – This act designated each March 27th as "Medical Radiation Safety Awareness Day". Citizens and the health care professionals community of this state are encouraged to be aware of not only the benefits of radiographic medical procedures, but the potential dangers of overexposure to radiation during diagnostic imaging and radiation therapy.

This act is identical to SB 37 (2013).