MD HB29 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 13 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-01-22 - Hearing 2/02 at 3:45 p.m.
Pending: House Health and Government Operations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Altering certain circumstances to allow a petition for an emergency evaluation to be made for certain individuals who have a substance use disorder; altering a certain exception to allow for the invountary admission of certain individuals who have a substance use disorder to certain facilities or a Veterans' Administration hospital; etc.

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Health - Standards for Involuntary Admissions and Petitions for Emergency Evaluation - Substance Use Disorder



2021-01-22HouseHearing 2/02 at 3:45 p.m.
2021-01-22HouseHearing canceled
2020-12-23HouseHearing 2/02 at 1:30 p.m.
2021-01-13HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Health - General10616(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General10617(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General10622(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General10623(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General10632(n/a)See Bill Text

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