MD HB302 | 2023 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 18-6)
Status: Passed on May 3 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-05-03 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 360
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Establishing the Rare Disease Advisory Council to study and make recommendations on matters relating to individuals with rare diseases in the State; requiring the Council to convene public hearings, make inquiries, and solicit comments from the public on the needs of rare disease patients, caregivers, and health care providers; requiring the Council to report to the Governor and General Assembly by December 1 each year beginning in 2024 and to provide recommendations on ways to address the needs of persons with rare diseases in the State; etc.

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Public Health - Rare Disease Advisory Council


Roll Calls

2023-04-05 - Senate - Third Reading Passed 46-0 (Y: 46 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2023-03-02 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 130 N: 0 NV: 7 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2023-05-03HouseApproved by the Governor - Chapter 360
2023-04-05HouseReturned Passed
2023-04-05SenateThird Reading Passed 46-0
2023-03-31SenateFavorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
2023-03-31SenateFavorable Report by Finance
2023-03-03SenateReferred Finance
2023-03-02HouseThird Reading Passed (130-0)
2023-02-28HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2023-02-28HouseFavorable with Amendments {863725/1 Adopted
2023-02-27HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Health and Government Operations
2023-01-29HouseHearing 2/14 at 1:00 p.m.
2023-01-25HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations

Same As/Similar To

SB188 (Crossfiled) 2023-05-03 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 361


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Health - General134801(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General134802(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General134803(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General134804(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments