MD HB656 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 8-2)
Status: Introduced on January 29 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-01-30 - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: House Health and Government Operations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Authorizing a pharmacist who meets the requirements of certain regulations to administer a maintenance injectable medication to a patient under certain circumstances; requiring the State Board of Pharmacy, on or before September 1, 2021, and in consultation with the State Board of Physicians and the State Board of Nursing, to adopt certain regulations requiring pharmacists to complete a certain training program in order to administer a maintenance injectable medication; etc.

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Pharmacists - Administration of Self-Administered Medications and Maintenance Injectable Medications



2020-01-30HouseHearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-01-29HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations

Same As/Similar To

SB545 (Crossfiled) 2020-01-31 - Hearing 2/13 at 1:00 p.m. (Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs)


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Health - General15148(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations12101(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations12509(n/a)See Bill Text
Insurance15716(n/a)See Bill Text

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