MD SB570 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 2 2021 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2021-03-03 - Referred Health and Government Operations
Pending: House Health and Government Operations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Altering the definition of "contagious disease or virus" for the purposes of certain provisions of law governing the notification of a possible exposure of certain emergency services personnel to include 2019-nCoV; extending certain notification requirements regarding possible exposure to a contagious disease or virus to certain emergency medical services clinicians; requiring that certain emergency medical services clinicians receive certain training and certain equipment; etc.

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Emergency Services – Exposure to Contagious Diseases and Viruses – Notification and Other Requirements


Roll Calls

2021-03-02 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 47 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-03-03HouseReferred Health and Government Operations
2021-03-02SenateThird Reading Passed (47-0)
2021-02-26SenateSecond Reading Passed
2021-02-26SenateFavorable Adopted
2021-02-26SenateFavorable Report by Finance
2021-01-26SenateHearing 2/17 at 1:00 p.m.
2021-01-26SenateFirst Reading Finance

Same As/Similar To

HB737 (Crossfiled) 2021-02-04 - Hearing 2/23 at 1:30 p.m.


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Health - General18213(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General18213.1(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General18213.2(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments