MD HB515 | 2017 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 18-5)
Status: Introduced on January 27 2017 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2017-02-28 - Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: House Health and Government Operations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring specified hospitals to establish a specified substance use treatment program; providing that the purpose of the program is to identify patients in need of substance use treatment and, if appropriate, admit the patient or, if admission is not required, to direct the patient to an outpatient treatment setting; requiring specified hospitals to operate or contract to operate specified substance use treatment units or to refer specified patients to a specified treatment unit; etc.

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Hospitals - Establishment of Substance Use Treatment Program - Requirements



2017-02-28HouseHearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.
2017-02-17HouseHearing canceled
2017-02-21HouseHearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m.
2017-01-27HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations


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