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It Might Soon Be Legal for Employers to Force You Into a Genetic Test

"Say your employer wants you to get a genetic test. You politely decline because you consider it a gross infringement of privacy. Well, too bad—your monthly health insurance payments just spiked 30%.

This could be the reality under HR 1313, the Preserving Employee Wellness Programs Act (https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-bill/1313/text), a House GOP-sponsored bill that would essentially allow companies with workplace wellness programs to demand your genetic information (or force you to pay a big penalty)."

So says an article in Forbes http://fortune.com/2017/03/10/genetic-testing-workplace-wellness-bill/

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