MD HB1542 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 7 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-02-10 - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m. (Environment and Transportation)
Pending: House Environment and Transportation Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring the Secretary of Health to establish and administer a Lead Poisoning Testing Program, rather than a Lead Poisoning Screening Program; altering the duties of the Program; requiring the Secretary to require health care providers caring for children that receive certain funds, rather than only providers in certain areas, to administer certain blood tests for lead poisoning to each child in the State at certain ages, rather than only to certain children within a certain time frame; etc.

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Public Health - Lead Poisoning Testing Program and Lead Poisoning Prevention Fund



2020-02-10HouseHearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m. (Environment and Transportation)
2020-02-07HouseFirst Reading Environment and Transportation and Judiciary


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Environment6303(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General18106(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General18106.1(n/a)See Bill Text

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