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State HIV Laws

Map of US. For state by state laws, see below.

Alabama

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentALA. CODE § 22-11A-51
ALA. CODE § 22-11A-52
CounselingALA. CODE § 22-11A-53
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
Ala. Admin. Code r. 420-4-1, App. 1

Alaska

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentALASKA STAT. § 18.15.375
CounselingALASKA STAT. § 18.15.380
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
Alaska Admin. Code tit. 7, § 27.007

Arizona

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentARIZ. REV. STAT. ANN. § 36-663
CounselingARIZ. REV. STAT. ANN. § 36-663
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
Ariz. Admin. Code R9-6-204, Table 3

Arkansas

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentARK. CODE ANN. § 20-15-905
CounselingARK. CODE ANN. § 20-15-905
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
007-15-2 Ark. Code R. § 5

California

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentCAL. HEALTH & SAFETY CODE § 120990
CounselingCAL. HEALTH & SAFETY CODE § 120990
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
Cal. Health & Safety Code § 121023
Cal. Code Regs. tit. 17 § 2505

Colorado

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentCOLO. REV. STAT. § 25-4-1405  
CounselingCOLO. REV. STAT. § 25-4-1405
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
6 Colo. Code Regs. § 1009-9:2

Connecticut

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentCONN. GEN. STAT. ANN. § 19a-582
CounselingCONN. GEN. STAT. ANN. § 19a-582
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
Conn. Agencies Regs. § 19a-36-A4

Delaware

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentDEL. CODE ANN. TIT. 16, § 715
CounselingDEL. CODE ANN. TIT. 16, § 715
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
16-4000-4202 Del. Code Regs. § 7.4

District of Columbia

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentNo specific laws currently codified
CounselingNo specific laws currently codified
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
D.C. Mun. Regs. tit. 22-B, § 211

Florida

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentFLA. STAT. ANN. § 381.004
FLA. ADMIN. CODE ANN. R. 64D-2.004
CounselingFLA. STAT. ANN. § 381.004
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
Fla. Admin. Code Ann. r. 64D-3.02

Georgia

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentGA. CODE ANN. § 31-17A-2
CounselingGA. CODE ANN. § 31-22-9.2
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
Ga. Code Ann. § 31-22-7

Hawaii

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentHAW. REV. STAT. ANN. § 325-16
CounselingHAW. REV. STAT. ANN. § 325-16
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
Haw. Code R. § 11-156-Exhibit B

Idaho

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentNo specific laws currently codified
CounselingNo specific laws currently codified
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS

Idaho Admin. Code r. 16.02.10.050

Idaho Admin. Code r. 16.02.10.100

Idaho Admin. Code r. 16.02.10.360

Illinois

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed Consent410 ILL. COMP. STAT. § 305/2
410 ILL. COMP. STAT. § 305/3
410 ILL. COMP. STAT. § 305/4
ILL. ADMIN. CODE TIT. 697, PT. 120
Counseling

410 ILL. COMP. STAT. § 305/3
410 ILL. COMP. STAT. § 305/5
410 ILL. COMP. STAT. § 305/9.5

ILL. ADMIN. CODE TIT. 697, PT. 110

LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
410 Ill. Comp. Stat. § 310/4

Indiana

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentIND. CODE ANN. § 16-41-6-1
CounselingIND. CODE ANN. § 16-41-6-1
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
410 Ind. Admin. Code 1-2.3-47

Iowa

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentIOWA CODE ANN. § 141A.6
CounselingIOWA CODE ANN. § 141A.7
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
Iowa Admin. Code r. 641-1.3
Iowa Admin. Code r. 641-1.4
Iowa Admin. Code r. 641, IAC Agency 641,. Ch. 1, Appendix A

Kansas

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentNo specific laws currently codified
CounselingNo specific laws currently codified
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
Kan. Admin. Regs. § 28-1-18

Kentucky

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentKY. REV. STAT. ANN. § 214.181
CounselingKY. REV. STAT. ANN. § 214.181
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
902 Ky. Admin. Regs. 2:020
Ky. Rev. Stat. Ann. § 214.645

Louisiana

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentLA. REV. STAT. ANN. § 40:1300.13
CounselingLA. REV. STAT. ANN. § 40:1300.13
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
La. Admin. Code tit. 51, pt. II, § 113

Maine

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentME. REV. STAT. ANN. TIT. 5 § 19203-A
CounselingME. REV. STAT. ANN. TIT. 5 § 19203-A
ME. REV. STAT. ANN. TIT. 5 § 19204-A
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
10-144-258 Me. Code R. § 2

Maryland

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentMD. CODE ANN., HEALTH-GEN. § 18-336
MD. CODE REGS. 10.18.08.07
CounselingMD. CODE ANN., HEALTH-GEN. § 18-336
MD. CODE REGS. 10.18.08.06
MD. CODE REGS. 10.18.08.09
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
Md. Code Regs. 10.18.02.06

Massachusetts

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentMASS. GEN. LAWS ANN. CH. 111 § 70F
Counseling105 MASS. CODE REGS. § 300.200
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
105 Mass. Code Regs. § 300.180

Michigan

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentMICH. COMP. LAWS ANN. § 333.5133
CounselingMICH. COMP. LAWS ANN. § 333.5133
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
Mich. Comp. Laws Ann. § 333.511

Minnesota

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentMINN. STAT. ANN. § 144.7407
CounselingMINN. R. 4605.7800
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
Minn. R. 4605.7030

Mississippi

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentMISS. CODE ANN. § 41-41-16
Counseling15-2-11 MISS. CODE R. 1.14.1
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
15-2-11 Miss. Code R. 1.3.1

Missouri

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentNo specific laws currently codified
CounselingMO. CODE REGS. ANN. TIT. 19, § 20-26.040
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
Mo. Code Regs. Ann. tit. 19, § 20-20.020

Montana

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentMONT. CODE ANN. § 50-16-1014
CounselingMONT. ADMIN. R. 37.114.503
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
Mont. Admin. R. 37.114.204

Nebraska

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentNEB. REV. STAT. § 71-531
CounselingNEB. REV. STAT. § 71-531
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
173 Neb. Admin. Code § 1-005

Nevada

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentNo specific laws currently codified
CounselingNEV. REV. STAT. § 441A.336
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
Nev. Admin. Code § 441A.235

New Hampshire

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentN.H. REV. STAT. ANN. § 141-F:5
CounselingN.H. REV. STAT. ANN. § 141-F:7
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
N.H. Code Admin. R. Ann. He-P 301.02

New Jersey

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentNo specific laws currently codified
CounselingNo specific laws currently codified
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
N.J. Admin. Code § 8:57-2.5
N.J. Admin. Code § 8:57-2.8

New Mexico

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentN.M. STAT. ANN. § 24-2B-2
CounselingN.M. STAT. ANN. § 24-2B-4
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
N.M. Code R. § 7.4.3.13

New York

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentN.Y. PUBLIC HEALTH LAW § 2781
N.Y. PUBLIC HEALTH LAW § 2781-a
N.Y. COMP. CODES R. & REGS. tit. 10, § 63.3
CounselingN.Y. PUBLIC HEALTH LAW § 2781
N.Y. COMP. CODES R. & REGS. tit. 10, § 63.3
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
N.Y. Comp. Codes R. & Regs. tit. 10, § 63.4

North Carolina

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentN.C. GEN. STAT. ANN. § 130A-148
10A N.C. ADMIN. CODE 41A.0202(16)
CounselingN.C. GEN. STAT. ANN. § 130A-148
10A N.C. ADMIN. CODE 41A.0202(10)
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
10A N.C. Admin. Code 41A.0101

North Dakota

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentN.D. CENT. CODE § 23-07.5-04
 
CounselingNo specific laws currently codified
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
N.D. Admin. Code § 33-06-01-01

Ohio

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentOHIO REV. CODE ANN. § 3701.242
CounselingOHIO ADMIN. CODE 3701-3-11
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
Ohio admin. Code 3701-3-12
Ohio admin. Code 3701-3-12, Appendix B

Oklahoma

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentOKLA. STA. ANN. tit. 63, § 1-532.1
CounselingOKLA. STA. ANN. tit. 63, § 1-528
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
Okla. Admin. code § 310:515-1-4

Oregon

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentOR. REV. STAT. ANN. § 433.045
OR. REV. STAT. ANN. § 677.097  
CounselingOR. ADMIN. R. 410-143-0060
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
Or. Admin. R. 333-018-0015

Pennsylvania

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed Consent35 PA. CONS. STAT. ANN. § 7605
Counseling35 PA. CONS. STAT. ANN. § 7605
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
28 Pa. Code § 27.22
28 Pa. Code § 27.32a

Rhode Island

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentR.I. GEN. LAWS § 23-6.3-3
R.I. R.23-6-HIV 2.2
CounselingR.I. GEN. LAWS § 23-6.3-3
R.I. R.23-6-HIV 2.3
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
31-5-34 R.I. Code R. § 5.0

South Carolina

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentNo specific laws currently codified
CounselingNo specific laws currently codified
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
S.C. Code Ann. Regs. 61-21

South Dakota

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentNo specific laws currently codified
CounselingNo specific laws currently codified
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
S.D. Admin. R. 44:20:01:04

S.D. Admin. R. 44:20:02:05

Tennessee

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentNo specific laws currently codified
CounselingNo specific laws currently codified
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
Tenn. Comp. R. & Regs. 1200-14-01.02

Tenn. Comp. R. & Regs. 1200-14-01.15

Texas

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentTEX. HEALTH & SAFETY CODE ANN. § 81.105
TEX. HEALTH & SAFETY CODE ANN. § 81.106
CounselingTEX. HEALTH & SAFETY CODE ANN. § 81.109
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
25 Tex. Admin. Code § 97.133

Utah

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentNo specific laws currently codified
CounselingNo specific laws currently codified
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
Utah Admin. Code r. 388-803

Vermont

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentNo specific laws currently codified
CounselingNo specific laws currently codified
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
12-5-12 Vt. Admin. Code § 2

Virginia

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentVA. CODE ANN. § 32.1-37.2
CounselingVA. CODE ANN. § 32.1-37.2
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
12 Va. Admin. Code 5-90-80

Washington

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentWASH. REV. CODE ANN. § 70.24.330
WASH. ADMIN. CODE 246-100-207
CounselingWASH. ADMIN. CODE 246-100-208
WASH. ADMIN. CODE 246-100-209
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
Wash. Admin. Code § 246-101-201

West Virginia

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentW. VA. CODE ANN. §16-3C-2
CounselingW. VA. CODE ANN. §16-3C-2
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
W. Va. Code R. § 64-7-3

Wisconsin

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentWIS. STAT. ANN. § 252.15
CounselingWIS. STAT. ANN. § 252.15
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
Wis. Admin. Code DHS § 145.3, Appendix A

Wyoming

HIV TESTING LAWS
RequirementsStatute Citation
Informed ConsentNo specific laws currently codified
CounselingWYO. STAT. ANN. § 35-4-133
WYO. R. & REGS. HEALTH STD CH. 3, § 1
LABORATORY HIV REPORTING LAWS
Wyo. R. & Regs. Health STD ch. 2, § 1
Wyo. R. & Regs. Health STD ch. 2, § 2

The information presented here does not constitute legal advice and does not represent the legal views of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention or the Department of Health and Human Services, nor is it a comprehensive analysis of all legal provisions relevant to HIV. This information is subject to change and does not contain measures implemented by counties, cities, or other localities. Use of any provision herein should be contemplated only in conjunction with advice from legal counsel.

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