GINA definition

GINA means the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008. “HCERA” means the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010.

Examples of GINA in a sentence

  • GINA also restricts employers’ acquisition of genetic information and strictly limits disclosure of genetic information.

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  • It is unlawful for an employer or other covered entity to conduct a medical examination to test for the presence of a genetic characteristic, or to acquire genetic information, unless such testing or acquisition is authorized by federal law under the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008 (GINA), 42 U.S.C. § 2000ff-1(b).Note: Authority cited: Section 12935(a), Government Code.

  • The global burden of asthma: executive summary of the GINA Dissemination Committee report.

  • If providing medical certification for a family member, please note that GINA Title II does allow you to provide information about the medical condition of an employee’s spouse, parent, or child to certify the need for leave under the Family and Medical Leave Act, other applicable state or local laws, or a policy that permits the use of leave to care for a family member.


More Definitions of GINA

GINA means the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008 (Public Law No. 110-233), which prohibits group health plans, issuers of individual health care policies, and employers from discriminating on the basis of genetic information. The term “genetic information” means, with respect to any individual, information about: • Such individual’s genetic tests; • The genetic tests of family members of such individual; and • The manifestation of a disease or disorder in family members of such individual. The term “genetic information” includes participating in clinical research involving genetic services. Genetic tests would include analysis of human DNA, RNA, chromosomes, proteins, or metabolite that detect genotypes, mutations, or chromosomal changes. Therefore, this Plan will not discriminate in any manner with its participants on the basis of such genetic information.
GINA means the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008 (Public Law No. 110-233), which prohibits group health plans, issuers of individual health care policies, and employers from discriminating on the basis of genetic information. The term “genetic information” means, with respect to any individual, information about:
GINA means the Genetic Information and Nondiscrimination Act of 2008 (P.L. 110-233) and the regulations promulgated thereunder.