As used in this chapter:
(1)  "Blood relative" means a person’s biologically related parent, grandparent, child, grandchild, sibling, uncle, aunt, nephew, niece or first cousin.

Terms Used In Idaho Code 39-8302

  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • person: includes a corporation as well as a natural person;
Idaho Code 73-114
  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories; and the words "United States" may include the District of Columbia and territories. See Idaho Code 73-114
  • (2)  "DNA" means deoxyribonucleic acid, ribonucleic acid and chromosomes which may be analyzed to detect heritable diseases or conditions, including the identification of carriers, predicting risk of disease, or establishing a clinical diagnosis.
    (3)  "DNA sample" means any human biological specimen from which DNA can be extracted, or DNA extracted from such specimen.
    (4)  "Employer" means any person, partnership, limited liability company, association, corporation, labor organization, employment agency or nonprofit entity that employs five (5) or more persons including relatives, and including the legislative, executive and judicial branches of state government; any county, city, or any other political subdivision of the state; or any other separate unit of state or local government.
    (5)  "Genetic analysis" or "genetic test" means the testing or analysis of an identifiable individual’s DNA that results in information that is derived from the presence, absence, alteration or mutation of an inherited gene or genes, or the presence or absence of a specific DNA marker or markers. "Genetic analysis" or "genetic test" does not mean:
    (a)  A routine physical examination;
    (b)  A routine chemical, blood or urine analysis;
    (c)  A test to identify the presence of drugs or HIV infection; or
    (d)  A test performed due to the presence of signs, symptoms or other manifestations of a disease, illness, impairment or other disorder.
    (6)  "Individual" means the person from whose body the DNA sample originated.
    (7)  "Person" means any person, organization or entity other than the individual.
    (8)  "Private genetic information" means any information about an identifiable individual that is derived from the presence, absence, alteration or mutation of an inherited gene or genes, or the presence or absence of a specific DNA marker or markers, and which has been obtained from a genetic test or analysis of the individual’s DNA or from a genetic test or analysis of a person’s DNA of whom the individual is a blood relative. "Private genetic information" does not include information that is derived from:
    (a)  A routine physical examination;
    (b)  A routine chemical, blood or urine analysis;
    (c)  A test to identify the presence of drugs or HIV infection; or
    (d)  A test performed due to the presence of signs, symptoms or other manifestations of a disease, illness, impairment or other disorder.