MD HB1594 | 2020 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 14 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-02-14 - First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
Pending: House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Authorizing a pharmacist who meets the requirements of certain regulations to prescribe and dispense aids for the cessation of the use of tobacco products; requiring the State Board of Pharmacy, by September 1, 2021, to adopt certain regulations; requiring the Maryland Medical Assistance Program and the Maryland Children's Health Program to provide coverage for certain services rendered by a licensed pharmacist under the Act to the same extent as certain services rendered by any other licensed health care practitioner; etc.

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Title

Pharmacists - Aids for the Cessation of Tobacco Product Use

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2020-02-14HouseFirst Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations

Same As/Similar To

SB440 (Crossfiled) 2020-03-17 - Referred Health and Government Operations

Subjects


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Health - General15101(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General15150(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations12101(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations12513(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources


Bill Comments

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