MD HB205 | 2021 | Regular Session

Note: Carryover of previous HB208


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 13 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-12-22 - Hearing 1/27 at 1:30 p.m.
Pending: House Ways and Means Committee
Hearing: Jan 27 @ 1:30 pm House Ways and Means Hearing
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring each county board of education to ensure that each public school provide, at no charge to students, menstrual hygiene products via dispensers in the restrooms at the school; requiring a public middle or high school to install menstrual hygiene product dispensers in at least two restrooms on or before October 1, 2021, and certain restrooms on or before August 1, 2025; and requiring a public elementary school to install menstrual hygiene product dispensers in at least one restroom by October 1, 2021.

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Public Schools - Provision of Menstrual Hygiene Products - Requirement



2020-12-22HouseHearing 1/27 at 1:30 p.m.
2021-01-13HouseFirst Reading Ways and Means

Same As/Similar To

HB208 (Carry Over) 2020-03-15 - Referred Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
SB427 (Crossfiled) 2021-01-21 - Hearing 2/11 at 11:00 a.m.


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