MD HB872 | 2021 | Regular Session

Note: Carryover of previous HB1515


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Enrolled on April 8 2021 - 75% progression
Action: 2021-04-08 - Returned Passed
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Establishing the Sheila E. Hixson Behavioral Health Services Matching Grant Program for Service Members and Veterans to provide funds to local nonprofit organizations to establish and expand community behavioral health programs to serve members, veterans and their families; requiring the Department of Health to administer the Program and to establish a statewide system to assess the services provided by the nonprofit organizations; authorizing the Governor to provide $2,500,000 in the annual budget bill for the Program; etc.

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Sheila E. Hixson Behavioral Health Services Matching Grant Program for Service Members and Veterans - Establishment


Roll Calls

2021-04-08 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 47 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-03-22 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 133 N: 1 NV: 2 Abs: 5) [PASS]


2021-04-08HouseReturned Passed
2021-04-08SenateThird Reading Passed (47-0)
2021-04-06SenateSecond Reading Passed
2021-04-06SenateFavorable Adopted
2021-04-02SenateFavorable Report by Finance
2021-03-22SenateReferred Finance Budget and Taxation
2021-03-22HouseThird Reading Passed (133-1)
2021-03-20HouseFavorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
2021-03-20HouseFavorable Report by Health and Government Operations
2021-02-04HouseHearing 2/23 at 1:30 p.m. (Health and Government Operations)
2021-01-29HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations and Appropriations

Same As/Similar To

SB550 (Crossfiled) 2021-04-12 - Returned Passed
HB1515 (Carry Over) 2020-02-14 - Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m. (Health and Government Operations)


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Health - General5210(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments