Attorney General Van Hollen Posts Online Proposed Administrative Rules Related to Procedures and Standards for Submission and Handling of DNA Specimens

Nov 14 2014
Attorney General Van Hollen Posts Online Proposed Administrative Rules Related to Procedures and Standards for Submission and Handling of DNA Specimens

 

The purpose of this posting is to provide members of the public with an opportunity to review the proposed rules and comment on their potential economic impact.

 

MADISON — Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen today posted to the website of the Wisconsin Department of Justice (www.doj.state.wi.us) the text of proposed administrative rules related to procedures and standards for the submission of human biological specimens, the analysis of DNA in those specimens, the maintenance of a data bank of DNA analysis data, and the use and disposition of specimens and data in the data bank. 

 

The purpose of this posting is to provide members of the public with an opportunity to review the proposed rules and comment on their potential economic impact.  Any persons wishing to comment on the potential economic impact of the proposed rules may contact Assistant Attorney General Thomas C. Bellavia by telephone, at (608) 266‑8690, or by mail, at P.O. Box 7857, Madison, WI  53707-7857.  Comments need to be received on or before November 28, 2014.

 

The text of the proposed rules is available here.