Newborn Screening Legislation

      COMAR 10.52.12.

Instructions for searching the COMAR:

To view the regulations regarding newborn screening, click the link above and type in one of the following numerical codes in the search box: - Title - Purpose - Scope - Definitions - Responsibilities of the Department - Selection of Disorders for Screening - Pre-Test Information (Includes parent's right to decline screening) - Initial Screening (Includes parental objection procedure) - Second Screening - Transport of Specimens to a Licensed Laboratory - Results - Referral Procedures - Follow-Up Procedures - Records
To view the 2008 Legislative Report entitled “Should a Coordinated Statewide System For Screening Newborn Infants Be Applied to All Newborn Infants in Maryland?”, click the link below
      Ch. 256