MD HB407 | 2018 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 14-9)
Status: Passed on May 8 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-05-08 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 439
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Requiring a general hospice care program, when providing services in an in-home setting, to establish a written unused prescription medication collection and disposal policy that includes certain provisions; requiring an employee of a general hospice care program, as soon as practicable, to collect and dispose of a certain patient's unused prescription medication under certain circumstances; etc.

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Public Health - General Hospice Care Programs - Collection and Disposal of Unused Prescription Medication


Roll Calls

2018-03-24 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (47-0) (Y: 48 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2018-03-02 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (138-0) (Y: 139 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 8) [PASS]


2018-05-08HouseApproved by the Governor - Chapter 439
2018-03-29HouseReturned Passed
2018-03-28SenateThird Reading Passed (47-0)
2018-03-27SenateSecond Reading Passed
2018-03-27SenateFavorable Report Adopted
2018-03-26SenateFavorable Report by Finance
2018-03-22SenateHearing 3/22 at 1:00 p.m.
2018-03-05SenateFirst Reading Finance
2018-03-02HouseThird Reading Passed (138-0)
2018-02-28HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2018-02-28HouseFavorable with Amendments {876589/1 Report Adopted
2018-02-27HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Health and Government Operations
2018-02-13HouseHearing 2/13 at 1:00 p.m.
2018-01-24HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations


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Bill Comments