MD SB538 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Introduced on February 4 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-03-01 - Unfavorable Report by Finance; Withdrawn
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring certain hospitals and health systems to provide each patient with a written notice that includes certain information related to facility fees that are charged for outpatient services provided at hospital-based facilities; requiring that each initial billing statement to a patient from a hospital or health system that includes a facility fee include certain information; requiring that a certain written notice be provided to certain patients in a certain manner and at a certain time; etc.

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Health - Hospital-Based Facilities - Disclosure of Facility Fees



2019-03-01SenateUnfavorable Report by Finance; Withdrawn
2019-02-27SenateHearing canceled
2019-02-06SenateHearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-02-04SenateFirst Reading Finance


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