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Health and Safety Code - HSC

DIVISION 2. LICENSING PROVISIONS [1200 - 1797.8]

  ( Division 2 enacted by Stats. 1939, Ch. 60. )

CHAPTER 2.5. County Medical Facilities [1440 - 1498]

  ( Chapter 2.5 added by Stats. 1961, Ch. 1993. )

ARTICLE 4. Victims of Sexual Offenses [1491 - 1492]
  ( Article 4 added by Stats. 1976, Ch. 750. )

1491.
  

In addition to any examination performed without charge to a victim of rape or other sexual assault pursuant to Section 13823.95 of the Penal Code, a county hospital shall, without charge, provide the victim of rape, or other sexual assault, with testing for venereal disease and pregnancy.

(Amended by Stats. 1988, Ch. 1575, Sec. 2.)

1492.
  

A county hospital shall provide persons examined or treated in connection with rape or other sexual assaults with information regarding assistance which may be provided pursuant to Article 1 (commencing with Section 13959) of Chapter 5 of Part 4 of Division 3 of Title 2 of the Government Code, together with forms made available by the California Victim Compensation Board for filing of claims thereunder.

(Amended by Stats. 2016, Ch. 31, Sec. 160. (SB 836) Effective June 27, 2016.)

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