AN ACT TO DIRECT THE LEGISLATIVE RESEARCH COMMISSION TO STUDY LIPEDEMA. SL 2021-29. Enacted June 11, 2021. Effective June 11, 2021.
Bill S 586 (2021)Summary date: Jun 14 2021 - View summary
Bill S 586 (2021-2022)Summary date: Apr 6 2021 - View summary
Directs the Legislative Research Commission (LRC) to study Lipedema and its impact on women in North Carolina. Topics to be studied include symptoms, number of cases, number of misdiagnoses, causes, cures, availability of effective therapies in the state, disproportionate impact of Lipedema on certain groups of women, and other relevant topics. Directs the LRC to report findings and any proposed legislation to the General Assembly upon the convening of its 2022 regular session.