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§16-4-1. Diseases designated as sexually transmitted.
Sexually transmitted diseases, as designated by the secretary of the department of health and human resources in rules proposed for legislative approval in accordance with the provisions of article three, chapter twenty-nine-a of this code, are hereby declared to be infectious, contagious, communicable and dangerous to the public health. If a conflict exists between a provision of this article and a provision of article three-c of this chapter, the provision of article three-c prevails.