New York Consolidated Laws, Public Health Law - PBH § 2308-a. Sexually transmitted diseases;  tests for sexually transmitted diseases

1. The administrative officer or other person in charge of a clinic or other facility providing gynecological, obstetrical, genito-urological, contraceptive, sterilization or termination of pregnancy services or treatment shall require the staff of such clinic or facility to offer to administer to every resident of the state of New York coming to such clinic or facility for such services or treatment, appropriate examinations or tests for the detection of sexually transmitted diseases.

2. Each physician providing gynecological, obstetrical, genito-urological, contraceptive, sterilization, or termination of pregnancy services or treatment shall offer to administer to every resident of the state of New York coming to such physician for such services or treatment, appropriate examinations or tests for the detection of sexually transmitted diseases.


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