MD SB5 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-1)
Status: Introduced on January 13 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-01-15 - Hearing 2/02 at 1:00 p.m. (Finance)
Pending: Senate Finance Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring the Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities to publish, to a certain extent, health data that includes race and ethnicity information collected by the Office and update the data at least once every 6 months; requiring the Governor, beginning in fiscal year 2023, to include an appropriation of at least $1,788,314 in the annual budget bill for the Office; requiring the Cultural and Linguistic Health Care Professional Competency Program, to identify and approve certain implicit bias training programs; etc.

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Public Health - Implicit Bias Training and the Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities



2021-01-15SenateHearing 2/02 at 1:00 p.m. (Finance)
2021-01-13SenateFirst Reading Finance and Budget and Taxation

Same As/Similar To

HB28 (Crossfiled) 2020-12-23 - Hearing 1/26 at 1:30 p.m.


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Health - General201004(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General201007(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General201301(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General201302(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General201305(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General201306(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations1225(n/a)See Bill Text

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Bill Comments