MD SB736 | 2021 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Passed on May 30 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-05-30 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 793
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Authorizing a pharmacist, from July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2023, inclusive, to administer vaccinations to an individual who is at least 3 years old but under the age of 18 years if certain requirements are met; requiring the Prevention and Health Promotion Administration, in consultation with the State Board of Pharmacy, to report to certain committees of the General Assembly by December 1, 2021, certain information the Administration considers relevant to setting policies on the administration of vaccines to children by pharmacists; etc.

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Health Occupations - Pharmacists - Administration of Children's Vaccines - Study and Temporary Authority


Roll Calls

2021-04-10 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 117 N: 15 NV: 4 Abs: 5) [PASS]
2021-04-10 - House - Floor Amendment 293028/1 (Delegate Hornberger) Rejected (Y: 41 N: 90 NV: 5 Abs: 5) [FAIL]
2021-03-31 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 47 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-05-30SenateEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 793
2021-04-12SenateReturned Passed
2021-04-10HouseThird Reading Passed (117-15)
2021-04-10HouseFloor Amendment {293028/1 (Delegate Hornberger) Rejected (41-90)
2021-04-10HouseMotion Special Order until Later This Session (Delegate Cullison) Adopted
2021-04-10HouseFloor Amendment {293028/1 (Delegate Hornberger)
2021-04-08HouseFavorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
2021-04-08HouseFavorable Report by Health and Government Operations
2021-04-06HouseRereferred to Health and Government Operations
2021-04-01HouseReferred Rules and Executive Nominations
2021-03-31SenateThird Reading Passed (47-0)
2021-03-31SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2021-03-31SenateFavorable with Amendments {994531/1 Adopted
2021-03-31SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2021-02-12SenateHearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.
2021-02-05SenateFirst Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

Same As/Similar To

HB1040 (Crossfiled) 2021-05-30 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 792


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Health Occupations12508(n/a)See Bill Text

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