MD SB34 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on February 24 2021 - 50% progression
Action: 2021-02-25 - Referred Health and Government Operations
Pending: House Health and Government Operations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Requiring the State Board of Physicians to license genetic counselors; providing that provisions of the Act do not limit the right of certain individuals to practice certain occupations; establishing the Genetic Counseling Advisory Committee within the Board; requiring individuals, on or after January 1, 2024, to be licensed by the Board as genetic counselors before practicing genetic counseling in the State; requiring the Board to issue a supervised genetic counselor license to certain applicants on or after January 1, 2024; etc.

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State Board of Physicians - Genetic Counselors - Licensing


Roll Calls

2021-02-24 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 45 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2021-02-25HouseReferred Health and Government Operations
2021-02-24SenateThird Reading Passed (45-0)
2021-02-23SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2021-02-23SenateFavorable with Amendments {164238/1 Adopted
2021-02-19SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2021-01-06SenateHearing 1/26 at 1:00 p.m.
2021-01-13SenateFirst Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

Same As/Similar To

HB299 (Crossfiled) 2020-12-23 - Hearing 2/04 at 1:30 p.m.


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Health Occupations14-5G01(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G10(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G11(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G12(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G13(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G14(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G15(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G16(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G17(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G18(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G19(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G2(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G20(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G21(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G22(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G23(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G24(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G25(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G26(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G27(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G28(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G29(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G3(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G4(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G5(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G6(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G7(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G8(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations14-5G9(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments