West Virginia Code Chapter 16. Public Health

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  • Article 1. State Public Health System
  • Article 1A. Uniform Credentialing for Health Care Practitioners
  • Article 1B. Skilled Nursing Facilities for Veterans of the United States Armed Forces
  • Article 1C. Health Care Provider Transparency Act
  • Article 2. Local Boards of Health
  • Article 2B. Family Planning and Child Spacing
  • Article 2C. Home Health Services
  • Article 2D. Certificate of Need
  • Article 2E. Birthing Centers
  • Article 2F. Parental Notification of Abortions Performed on Unemancipated Minors
  • Article 2G. Special Supplementary Food Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC)
  • Article 2H. Primary Care Support Program
  • Article 2I. Women's Right to Know Act
  • Article 2J. Preventive Care Pilot Program
  • Article 2K. Programs of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly, “Pace”
  • Article 2L. Provider Sponsored Networks
  • Article 2M. The Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act
  • Article 2N. Neonatal Abstinence Centers
  • Article 2O. Unborn Child Protection from Dismemberment Abortion Act
  • Article 3. Prevention and Control of Communicable and Other Infectious Diseases
  • Article 3A. Repository of Information on Medical Treatment for Certain Hazardous Materials;  Request for Information;  Penalties;  Enforcement
  • Article 3B. Pertussis
  • Article 3C. Aids-Related Medical Testing and Records Confidentiality Act
  • Article 3D. Tuberculosis Testing, Control, Treatment and Commitment
  • Article 4. Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • Article 4A. Prenatal Examination
  • Article 4B. Autopsies on Bodies of Deceased Persons
  • Article 4C. Emergency Medical Services Act
  • Article 4D. Automated External Defibrillators
  • Article 4E. Uniform Maternal Screening Act
  • Article 4F. Expedited Partner Therapy
  • Article 5. Vital Statistics
  • Article 5A. Cancer Control
  • Article 5B. Hospitals and Similar Institutions
  • Article 5C. Nursing Homes
  • Article 5D. Assisted Living Residences
  • Article 5E. Registration and Inspection of Service Providers in Legally Unlicensed Health Care Homes
  • Article 5F. Health Care Financial Disclosure
  • Article 5G. Open Hospital Proceedings
  • Article 5H. Chronic Pain Clinic Licensing Act
  • Article 5I. Hospice Licensure Act
  • Article 5J. Clinical Laboratories Quality Assurance Act
  • Article 5K. Early Intervention Services for Children with Developmental Delays
  • Article 5L. Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program
  • Article 5M. Osteoporosis Prevention Education Act
  • Article 5N. Residential Care Communities
  • Article 5O. Approved Medication Assistive Personnel
  • Article 5P. Senior Services
  • Article 5Q. The James “Tiger” Morton Catastrophic Illness Fund
  • Article 5R. The Alzheimer's Special Care Standards Act
  • Article 5S. Older West Virginians
  • Article 5U. Arthritis Prevention Education Act
  • Article 5V. Emergency Medical Services Retirement System Act
  • Article 5X. Caregiver Advise, Record and Enable Act
  • Article 5Y. Medication-Assisted Treatment Program Licensing Act
  • Article 6. Hotels and Restaurants
  • Article 7. Pure Food and Drugs
  • Article 8. Electrologists
  • Article 9. Offenses Generally
  • Article 9A. Tobacco Usage Restrictions
  • Article 9B. Implementing Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement
  • Article 9C. State Tobacco Growers' Settlement Board
  • Article 9D. Enforcement of Statutes Implementing Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement
  • Article 9E. Delivery Sales of Tobacco
  • Article 9F. Counterfeit Cigarettes
  • Article 10. Uniform Determination of Death Act
  • Article 11. Sexual Sterilization
  • Article 12. Sanitary Districts for Sewage Disposal
  • Article 13. Sewage Works and Stormwater Works
  • Article 13A. Public Service Districts
  • Article 13B. Community Improvement Act
  • Article 13C. Drinking Water Treatment Revolving Fund Act
  • Article 13D. Regional Water and Wastewater Authority Act
  • Article 13E. Community Enhancement Act
  • Article 15. State Housing Law
  • Article 16. Housing Cooperation Law
  • Article 17. National Defense Housing
  • Article 18. Slum Clearance
  • Article 19. Revised Anatomical Gift Act
  • Article 21. Blood Donations
  • Article 22. Detection and Control of Phenylketonuria, Galactosemia, Hypothyroidism, and Certain Other Diseases in Newborn Children
  • Article 22A. Testing of Newborn Infants for Hearing Impairments
  • Article 22B. Birth Score Program
  • Article 23. Transfusion of Blood;  Transplanting Human Organs or Tissue
  • Article 24. State Hemophilia Program
  • Article 25. Detection of Tuberculosis, High Blood Pressure and Diabetes
  • Article 27. Storage and Disposal of Radioactive Waste Materials
  • Article 27A. Ban on Construction of Nuclear Power Plants
  • Article 28. Assistance to Korean and Vietnam Veterans Exposed to Certain Chemical Defoliants or Herbicides or Other Causative Agents, Including Agent Orange
  • Article 29. Health Care Records
  • Article 29A. West Virginia Hospital Finance Authority Act
  • Article 29B. Health Care Authority
  • Article 29D. State Health Care
  • Article 29E. Legislative Oversight Commission on Health and Human Resources Accountability
  • Article 29F. Uninsured and Underinsured Pilot Programs
  • Article 29G. West Virginia Health Information Network
  • Article 29I. West Virginia Health Care Authority Revolving Loan and Grant Fund
  • Article 30. West Virginia Health Care Decisions Act
  • Article 30C. Do Not Resuscitate Act
  • Article 32. Asbestos Abatement
  • Article 33. Breast and Cervical Cancer Prevention and Control Act
  • Article 34. Licensure of Radon Mitigators, Testers, Contractors and Laboratories
  • Article 35. Lead Abatement
  • Article 36. Needlestick Injury Prevention
  • Article 37. Body Piercing Studio Business
  • Article 38. Tattoo Studio Business
  • Article 39. Patient Safety Act
  • Article 40. Statewide Birth Defects Information System
  • Article 41. Oral Health Improvement Act
  • Article 43. Engine Coolant and Antifreeze
  • Article 44. The Pulse Oximetry Newborn Testing Act
  • Article 45. Tanning Facilities
  • Article 46. Access to Opioid Antagonists Act
  • Article 47. Alcohol and Drug Overdose Prevention and Clemency Act
  • Article 48. West Virginia Able Act
  • Article 49. West Virginia Clearance for Access:  Registry and Employment Screening Act
  • Article 50. Epinephrine Auto-Injector Availability and Use
  • Article 51. Right to Try Act

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