HB 369: "An Act relating to genetic genealogy, DNA testing, DNA analysis, DNA privacy, and DNA property rights."
00 HOUSE BILL NO. 369 01 "An Act relating to genetic genealogy, DNA testing, DNA analysis, DNA privacy, and 02 DNA property rights." 03 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA: 04 * Section 1. AS 18.13 is amended by adding a new section to read: 05 Sec. 18.13.040. Genetic genealogy exemption. This chapter does not apply to 06 the collection of a DNA sample from an individual, at the individual's request, to 07 perform a DNA analysis on the sample, retain the DNA sample or the results of the 08 DNA analysis, and disclose of the results of the DNA analysis, if a person does the 09 collection, performance, retention, or disclosure in the course of the person's business 10 of determining genetic genealogy. In this subsection, "genetic genealogy" means the 11 use of DNA to establish ancestral origins or ancestral relationships between or among 12 individuals.