MD SB828 | 2021 | Regular Session

Note: Carry Foward to future SB355


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 9 2021 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2021-02-12 - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m. (Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs)
Pending: Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Authorizing pharmacists to dispense a 30-day supply, but no more than a 60-day sypply, of preexposure prophylaxis for HIV prevention to a patient without a prescription under certain circumstances; requiring the Maryland Medical Assistance Program to provide certain drugs for HIV prevention subject to certain conditions; prohibiting certain insurers, nonprofit health service plans, and health maintenance organizations from requiring prior authorization for certain drugs for HIV prevention; etc.

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HIV Prevention Drugs – Dispensing by Pharmacists and Insurance Requirements



2021-02-12SenateHearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m. (Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs)
2021-02-09SenateFirst Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs and Finance

Same As/Similar To

SB828 (Carry Over) 2021-02-12 - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m. (Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs)


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Health - General15102.3(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General15103(n/a)See Bill Text
Health Occupations12513(n/a)See Bill Text
Insurance15856(n/a)See Bill Text

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