MD SB477 | 2020 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on May 8 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-05-08 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 479
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Altering the name of the Emergency Use Auto-Injectable Epinephrine Program at Institutions of Higher Education to be the Emergency Use Auto-Injectable Epinephrine Program; authorizing food service facilities under the Program to store and make available for administration auto-injectable epinephrine for individuals who are experiencing or are believed to be experiencing anaphylaxis when a physician or emergency medical services are not immediately available; altering the purpose of the Program; etc.

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Public Health - Emergency Use Auto-Injectable Epinephrine Program - Revisions


Roll Calls

2020-03-16 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 132 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 9) [PASS]
2020-03-10 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 47 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2020-05-08SenateEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 479
2020-03-18SenateReturned Passed
2020-03-16HouseThird Reading Passed (132-0)
2020-03-14HouseFavorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
2020-03-14HouseFavorable Report by Health and Government Operations
2020-03-10HouseReferred Health and Government Operations
2020-03-10SenateThird Reading Passed (47-0)
2020-03-06SenateSecond Reading Passed
2020-03-06SenateFavorable Adopted
2020-03-05SenateFavorable Report by Finance
2020-02-17SenateHearing 2/28 at 12:00 p.m.
2020-02-17SenateHearing canceled
2020-02-04SenateHearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-01-29SenateFirst Reading Finance

Same As/Similar To

HB1462 (Crossfiled) 2020-05-08 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 478


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Health - General137A-05(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General137A-06(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General13-7A01(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General13-7A07(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General13-7A2(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General13-7A3(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General13-7A4(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General13-7A8(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General13-7A9(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments