MD SB768 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 6-1)
Status: Introduced on February 3 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-02-06 - Hearing 2/26 at 12:00 p.m. (Judicial Proceedings)
Pending: Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring, on or before October 1, 2021, minimum mandatory standards for inmate food services to comply with certain health and wellness standards adopted by the Secretary of Health; requiring certain training standards adopted by the Secretary of Public Safety and Correctional Services to include certain standards for health care workers; requiring the Secretary of Health to adopt dietary standards for certain health facilities on or before October 1, 2021, that comply with certain health and wellness standards; etc.

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Health - Health and Wellness Standards - Correctional Facilities and Health Care Facilities



2020-02-06SenateHearing 2/26 at 12:00 p.m. (Judicial Proceedings)
2020-02-03SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings and Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

Same As/Similar To

HB819 (Crossfiled) 2020-02-10 - Hearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m. (Health and Government Operations)


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Correctional Services8103(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General19308(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General211301(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General211302(n/a)See Bill Text

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