MD SB33 | 2018 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 7-3)
Status: Passed on May 8 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-05-08 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 438
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Requiring certain insurers, nonprofit health service plans, and health maintenance organizations to provide certain coverage for instruction by a licensed health care provider on fertility awareness-based methods; prohibiting the insurers, nonprofit health service plans, and health maintenance organizations from applying a copayment, coinsurance requirement, or deductible to coverage for the instruction on fertility awareness-based methods, except with respect to a certain grandfathered exception; etc.

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Health Insurance - Coverage for Fertility Awareness-Based Methods


Roll Calls

2018-03-21 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (136-0) (Y: 137 N: 1 NV: 4 Abs: 7) [PASS]
2018-02-08 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (46-0) (Y: 47 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2018-05-08SenateApproved by the Governor - Chapter 438
2018-04-09SenateReturned Passed
2018-03-28HouseThird Reading Passed (136-0)
2018-03-27HouseSecond Reading Passed
2018-03-27HouseFavorable Report Adopted
2018-03-26HouseFavorable Report by Health and Government Operations
2018-03-22HouseHearing 3/22 at 1:00 p.m.
2018-02-09HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations
2018-02-08SenateThird Reading Passed (46-0)
2018-02-06SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2018-02-06SenateFavorable with Amendments {717471/1 Report Adopted
2018-02-05SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Finance
2018-01-31SenateHearing 1/31 at 2:00 p.m.
2018-01-10SenateFirst Reading Finance


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Bill Comments