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AB-2004 Medical test results: verification credentials.(2019-2020)

As Amends the Law Today


 Title 1.81.7 (commencing with Section 1798.300) is added to Part 4 of Division 3 of the Civil Code, to read:


 (a) An issuer, including an issuer that is a public entity, of COVID-19 test results or other medical test results may use verifiable credentials, as defined by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) for the purpose of providing test results to individuals.
(b) Verifiable credentials issued pursuant to subdivision (a) shall follow the open-source World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Verifiable Credentials Data Model, including incorporation of all of the following specifications as described therein:
(1) Decentralized identifiers.
(2) Verifiable credentials.
(3) JavaScript Object Notation for Linked Data (JSON-LD).