MD SB549 | 2018 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Passed on May 8 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-05-08 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 443
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Altering the required contents of a certain delegation agreement in order for a primary supervising physician to delegate to a certain physician assistant the dispensing of certain substances, drugs, and devices; prohibiting a primary supervising physician from delegating the dispensing of certain controlled dangerous substances identified as Schedule I; authorizing a physician assistant, under certain circumstances, to personally prepare and dispense a drug that the assistant is authorized to prescribe; etc.

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Health Occupations - Physician Assistants - Dispensing of Drugs Under a Delegation Agreement


Roll Calls

2018-03-27 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (136-0) (Y: 137 N: 1 NV: 2 Abs: 9) [PASS]
2018-02-23 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (40-0) (Y: 41 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 9) [PASS]


2018-05-08SenateApproved by the Governor - Chapter 443
2018-04-06SenateReturned Passed
2018-04-05HouseThird Reading Passed (136-0)
2018-03-30HouseSecond Reading Passed
2018-03-30HouseFavorable Report Adopted
2018-03-30HouseFavorable Report by Health and Government Operations
2018-03-28HouseHearing 3/28 at 1:00 p.m.
2018-02-26HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations
2018-02-23SenateThird Reading Passed (40-0)
2018-02-21SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2018-02-21SenateFavorable with Amendments {784038/1 Report Adopted
2018-02-19SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2018-02-15SenateHearing 2/15 at 1:00 p.m.
2018-01-31SenateFirst Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs


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Bill Comments