MD HB1165 | 2017 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on February 9 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2017-02-22 - Hearing 2/22 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: House Health and Government Operations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Expanding the duties of a guardian of a disabled person to include enforcing the right to receive visitors, telephone calls, personal mail, and electronic communications; requiring the guardian to inform specified relatives, if practicable, if the disabled person dies or has been hospitalized for a specified period; authorizing a specified adult child, grandchild, or sibling to file a petition to compel visitation with a specified individual under specified circumstances; etc.

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Estates - Duties of Guardian of the Person - Notice and Visitation by Family



2017-02-22HouseHearing 2/22 at 1:00 p.m.
2017-02-09HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations


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