MD HB1571 | 2020 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 31-8)
Status: Passed on May 8 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-05-08 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 490
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Providing that the assessment of a certain fee by the State Health Services Cost Review Commission for funding the Hospital Employees Retraining Fund is to be in the case of a hospital closure, merger, or full delicensure; altering the circumstances under which hospitals are required to pay a certain fee directly to the Maryland Department of Labor; requiring certain hospitals to pay an annual direct remittance to the Department by July 1; requiring certain money from the Fund be returned to certain hospitals under certain circumstances; etc.

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Hospitals - Changes in Status - Hospital Employee Retraining and Placement


Roll Calls

2020-03-18 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 133 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 6) [PASS]
2020-03-17 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 44 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2020-03-15 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 134 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 7) [PASS]


2020-05-08HouseEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 490
2020-03-18HousePassed Enrolled
2020-03-18HouseThird Reading Passed (133-0)
2020-03-18HouseHouse Concurs Senate Amendments
2020-03-17SenateThird Reading Passed (44-0)
2020-03-17SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2020-03-17SenateFavorable with Amendments {447371/1 Adopted
2020-03-17SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Finance
2020-03-16SenateReferred Finance
2020-03-15HouseThird Reading Passed (134-0)
2020-03-14HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2020-03-14HouseFavorable with Amendments {696283/1 Adopted
2020-03-14HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Health and Government Operations
2020-03-03HouseHearing 3/12 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-02-24HouseRereferred to Health and Government Operations
2020-02-10HouseFirst Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations

Same As/Similar To

SB938 (Crossfiled) 2020-05-08 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 489


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Health - General19223(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General19326.1(n/a)See Bill Text
Labor and Employment11201(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments