In addition to the laboratory fee authorized by rule 3701-49-01.1 of the Administrative Code, the director of health shall charge and collect a fee of twenty-six dollars and thirty-one cents for performing genetic, endocrine, and metabolic disorder screenings required by section 3701.501 of the Revised Code and this chapter. The fee shall be disbursed as follows:
(A) Twenty dollars and twenty-six cents shall be deposited in the state treasury to the credit of the genetics services fund. Twelve dollars and twenty-four cents of each fee credited to the genetic services fund shall be used to defray the costs of programs authorized by section 3701.502 of the Revised Code. Four dollars and eighty-seven cents from each fee credited to the genetics services fund shall be used to defray the costs of phenylketonuria programs. Three dollars and fifteen cents from each fee credited to the genetics services fund shall be used to defray the cost of programs that provide genetic counseling and education to families of newborns with abnormal newborn screening results for cystic fibrosis.
(B) Six dollars and five cents shall be deposited into the state treasury to the credit of the sickle cell fund. Money credited to the sickle cell fund shall be used to defray costs of programs authorized under section 3701.131 of the Revised Code.
Prior History: (Effective:
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 11/28/2008 and 11/28/2013
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 3701.501
Rule Amplifies: 3701.501
Prior Effective Dates: 11/15/2004, 8/30/06 )