MD HB1040 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on February 6 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-02-10 - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: House Health and Government Operations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring the State Board of Physicians to license genetic counselors; providing that provisions of the Act do not limit the right of certain individuals to practice certain occupations; establishing the Genetic Counseling Advisory Committee within the Board; requiring individuals, on or after October 1, 2022, to be licensed by the Board as genetic counselors before practicing genetic counseling in the State except under certain circumstances; etc.

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State Board of Physicians - Genetic Counselors - Licensing



2020-02-10HouseHearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-02-06HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations

Same As/Similar To

SB763 (Crossfiled) 2020-03-13 - Referred Health and Government Operations


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Health Occupations14-5G01(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G10(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G11(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G12(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G13(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G14(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G15(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G16(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G17(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G18(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G19(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G2(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G20(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G21(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G22(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G23(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G24(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G25(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G26(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G27(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G28(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G3(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G4(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G5(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G6(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G7(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G8(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G9(n/a)See Bill Text

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