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§ 6212. Definitions

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated StatutesTitle 35 P.S. Health and Safety

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated Statutes
Title 35 P.S. Health and Safety (Refs & Annos)
Chapter 31A. Diethylstilbestrol Public Information and Education Act
35 P.S. § 6212
§ 6212. Definitions
The following words and phrases when used in this act shall have the meanings given to them in this section unless the context clearly indicates otherwise:
“Department.” The Department of Health of the Commonwealth.
“DES.” The chemical diethylstilbestrol.
“Exposed person.” A person who either took diethylstilbestrol (DES) while pregnant or one who was exposed prenatally or the offspring of a person who was exposed prenatally.
“Prenatal.” In a stage of biological development which follows conception but precedes birth; in utero.


1994, Oct. 13, P.L. 594, No. 89, § 2, effective July 1, 1995.
35 P.S. § 6212, PA ST 35 P.S. § 6212
Current through Act 13 of the 2024 Regular Session. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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