MD HB547 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on February 26 2021 - 50% progression
Action: 2021-03-02 - Referred Finance
Pending: Senate Finance Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Prohibiting, beginning January 1, 2022, the Maryland Medical Assistance Program from including a frequency limitation on dental prophylaxis care or oral health exams that requires the dental prophylaxis care or oral health exams to be provided at an interval greater than 120 days within a plan year.

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Maryland Medical Assistance Program – Dental Prophylaxis Care and Oral Health Exams


Roll Calls

2021-02-26 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 130 N: 0 NV: 7 Abs: 4) [PASS]


2021-03-02SenateReferred Finance
2021-02-26HouseThird Reading Passed (130-0)
2021-02-25HouseFavorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
2021-02-23HouseFavorable Report by Health and Government Operations
2021-01-21HouseHearing 2/09 at 1:30 p.m.
2021-01-20HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations

Same As/Similar To

SB485 (Crossfiled) 2021-01-24 - Hearing 2/16 at 1:00 p.m.


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Health - General15103(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments