Pregnancy and Alcohol

Reporting Requirements

Laws addressing requirements to report indicators or evidence, such as results from screening or toxicological testing of women or babies, of alcohol use or abuse by women during pregnancy.

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AlabamaNo Change
Alaska             
  • Jurisdiction: Alaska
  • Effective Date of Change: 5/4/2006
  • Change: Other change
  • Details
                                                   
ArizonaNo Change
Arkansas                                  
  • Jurisdiction: Arkansas
  • Effective Date of Change: 7/27/2011
  • Change: Mandatory reporting requirement adopted
  • Details
                              
CaliforniaNo Change
ColoradoNo Change
Connecticut                                                          
  • Jurisdiction: Connecticut
  • Effective Date of Change: 7/10/2017
  • Change: Other provision changed
  • Details
   
  • Jurisdiction: Connecticut
  • Effective Date of Change: 7/1/2018
  • Change: Mandatory reporting requirement adopted
  • Details
  
Delaware
  • Jurisdiction: Delaware
  • Effective Date of Change: 3/11/2003
  • Change: Other provision changed
  • Details
                                                                
District of Columbia                                   
  • Jurisdiction: District of Columbia
  • Effective Date of Change: 10/11/2011
  • Change: Mandatory reporting requirement adopted
  • Details
                             
FloridaNo Change
GeorgiaNo Change
HawaiiNo Change
IdahoNo Change
IllinoisNo Change
Indiana      
  • Jurisdiction: Indiana
  • Effective Date of Change: 7/1/2004
  • Change: Other change
  • Details
                                                          
Iowa                                                          
  • Jurisdiction: Iowa
  • Effective Date of Change: 7/1/2017
  • Change: Mandatory reporting requirement adopted
  • Details
      
KansasNo Change
KentuckyNo Change
Louisiana                  
  • Jurisdiction: Louisiana
  • Effective Date of Change: 8/15/2007
  • Change: Other provision changed
  • Details
                                   
  • Jurisdiction: Louisiana
  • Effective Date of Change: 8/1/2016
  • Change: Other provision changed
  • Details
          
Maine      
  • Jurisdiction: Maine
  • Effective Date of Change: 7/30/2004
  • Change: Mandatory reporting requirement adopted
  • Details
                                                          
Maryland                                           
  • Jurisdiction: Maryland
  • Effective Date of Change: 10/1/2013
  • Change: Mandatory reporting requirement adopted
  • Details
                     
MassachusettsNo Change
Michigan                                 
  • Jurisdiction: Michigan
  • Effective Date of Change: 4/1/2011
  • Change: Discretionary reporting provision adopted
  • Details
                               
Minnesota                              
  • Jurisdiction: Minnesota
  • Effective Date of Change: 8/1/2010
  • Change: Other change
  • Details
                                  
MississippiNo Change
Missouri                                      
  • Jurisdiction: Missouri
  • Effective Date of Change: 8/28/2012
  • Change: Mandatory eliminated, discretionary remains
  • Details
                          
MontanaNo Change
NebraskaNo Change
Nevada           
  • Jurisdiction: Nevada
  • Effective Date of Change: 10/1/2005
  • Change: Mandatory reporting requirement adopted
  • Details
                                                   
  • Jurisdiction: Nevada
  • Effective Date of Change: 12/19/2018
  • Change: Mandatory reporting requirement adopted
  • Details
 
New Hampshire  
  • Jurisdiction: New Hampshire
  • Effective Date of Change: 7/1/2003
  • Change: Mandatory reporting requirement eliminated
  • Details
                                                          
  • Jurisdiction: New Hampshire
  • Effective Date of Change: 6/26/2018
  • Change: Mandatory reporting requirement adopted
  • Details
   
New Jersey                       
  • Jurisdiction: New Jersey
  • Effective Date of Change: 10/6/2008
  • Change: Other change
  • Details
                                    
  • Jurisdiction: New Jersey
  • Effective Date of Change: 1/16/2018
  • Change: Other change
  • Details
    
New MexicoNo Change
New York                                                     
  • Jurisdiction: New York
  • Effective Date of Change: 5/25/2016
  • Change: Other provision changed
  • Details
           
North CarolinaNo Change
North Dakota  
  • Jurisdiction: North Dakota
  • Effective Date of Change: 8/1/2003
  • Change: Discretionary reporting provision adopted
  • Details
                                                              
Ohio         
  • Jurisdiction: Ohio
  • Effective Date of Change: 6/3/2005
  • Change: Mandatory reporting requirement adopted
  • Details
                                                       
Oklahoma                                                             
  • Jurisdiction: Oklahoma
  • Effective Date of Change: 5/8/2018
  • Change: Other change
  • Details
   
OregonNo Change
Pennsylvania                 
  • Jurisdiction: Pennsylvania
  • Effective Date of Change: 5/8/2007
  • Change: Mandatory reporting requirement adopted
  • Details
                                             
  • Jurisdiction: Pennsylvania
  • Effective Date of Change: 10/2/2018
  • Change: Mandatory reporting requirement removed
  • Details
 
Rhode IslandNo Change
South Carolina                     
  • Jurisdiction: South Carolina
  • Effective Date of Change: 5/23/2008
  • Change: Mandatory and discretionary provisions adopted
  • Details
                                           
South Dakota              
  • Jurisdiction: South Dakota
  • Effective Date of Change: 7/1/2006
  • Change: Other change
  • Details
                                                  
TennesseeNo Change
TexasNo Change
UtahNo Change
VermontNo Change
VirginiaNo Change
WashingtonNo Change
West Virginia     
  • Jurisdiction: West Virginia
  • Effective Date of Change: 4/29/2004
  • Change: Mandatory reporting requirement adopted
  • Details
                                                           
WisconsinNo Change
WyomingNo Change
United StatesNo Change