MD HB116 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-0)
Status: Introduced on January 18 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-01-25 - Hearing 2/19 at 1:00 p.m. (Judiciary)
Hearing: Feb 19 @ 1:00 pm in Judiciary
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Repealing the requirement for a certain inmate to be placed on a program of methadone detoxification under certain circumstances; requiring State and local correctional facilities to conduct a certain assessment of each inmate within 24 hours of incarceration to determine whether opioid treatment or medication-assisted treatment for opioid addiction is appropriate; requiring State and local correctional facilities to provide certain treatments to inmates suffering from opioid use disorder under certain circumstances; etc.

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Public Health - Correctional Services - Opioid Use Disorder Examinations and Treatment



2019-01-25HouseHearing 2/19 at 1:00 p.m. (Judiciary)
2019-01-25HouseHearing canceled (Judiciary)
2019-01-18HouseHearing 1/29 at 1:00 p.m. (Judiciary)
2019-01-18HouseFirst Reading Judiciary and Health and Government Operations


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