MD HB145 | 2019 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Democrat 22-2)
Status: Introduced on January 21 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-01-23 - Hearing 2/06 at 2:00 p.m.
Pending: House Health and Government Operations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Requiring each administrator of a hospital to provide patients with a certain patient's bill of rights; requiring each administrator of a hospital to provide certain patients with a translator, an interpreter, or another accommodation to provide certain assistance to patients; requiring each administrator of a hospital to conspicuously post copies of the patient's bill of rights on the hospital's website and in areas of the hospital accessible to patients; etc.

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Title

Hospitals - Patient's Bill of Rights

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-01-23HouseHearing 2/06 at 2:00 p.m.
2019-01-21HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations

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