MD HB113 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 13 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-03-09 - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring that the patient's bill of rights required to be provided to each patient by a hospital include a statement in plain language that a parent or guardian of a minor patient has full decision-making authority regarding the health care of the minor patient unless a provision of federal or State law allows the minor patient to consent to medical treatment.

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Hospitals - Patient's Bill of Rights - Minor Patients



2020-03-09HouseUnfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
2020-02-20HouseHearing 3/04 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-01-13HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Health - General19342(n/a)See Bill Text

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