MD HB970 | 2021 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Passed on May 18 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-05-18 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 329
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Entering into the Psychology Interjurisdictional Compact; stating the purpose of the Compact is to regulate the practice of telepsychology across state boundaries; establishing certain criteria and duties for compact states; requiring certain psychologists to hold a certain license from a home state and meet certain eligibility requirements to exercise certain authority to practice interjurisdictional telepsychology and certain temporary authority to practice in-person, face-to-face psychology in certain compact states; etc.

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Psychology Interjurisdictional Compact


Roll Calls

2021-03-31 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 47 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-03-17 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 135 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 5) [PASS]


2021-05-18HouseApproved by the Governor - Chapter 329
2021-04-01HouseReturned Passed
2021-03-31SenateThird Reading Passed (47-0)
2021-03-30SenateSecond Reading Passed
2021-03-30SenateFavorable Adopted
2021-03-30SenateFavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2021-03-18SenateReferred Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2021-03-17HouseThird Reading Passed (135-0)
2021-03-16HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2021-03-16HouseFavorable with Amendments {536083/1 Adopted
2021-03-15HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Health and Government Operations
2021-02-11HouseHearing 2/25 at 1:30 p.m.
2021-02-05HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations

Same As/Similar To

SB500 (Crossfiled) 2021-05-28 - Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Health Occupations183A-01(n/a)See Bill Text

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