MD HB745 | 2019 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 38-0)
Status: Introduced on February 8 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-02-11 - Hearing 3/12 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Requiring each correctional facility to have a written policy in place regarding the medical care of pregnant inmates that addresses the use of medical isolation or restrictive housing for certain purposes, during pregnancy and during a certain post-pregnancy period; establishing that a pregnant inmate may not be involuntarily placed in certain restrictive housing, with certain exceptions; providing that a certain pregnant inmate may be placed in certain restrictive housing if a certain managing official makes a certain determination; etc.

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Title

Correctional Facilities - Restrictive Housing - Pregnant Inmates

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-02-11HouseHearing 3/12 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-02-08HouseFirst Reading Judiciary

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