MD SB828 | 2021 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 9 2021 - 25% progression
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]

Summary

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.

Tracking Information

Register now for our free OneVote public service or GAITS Pro trial account and you can begin tracking this and other legislation, all driven by the real-time data of the LegiScan API. Providing tools allowing you to research pending legislation, stay informed with email alerts, content feeds, and share dynamic reports. Use our new PolitiCorps to join with friends and collegaues to monitor & discuss bills through the process.

Monitor Legislation or view this same bill number from multiple sessions or take advantage of our national legislative search.

Title

HIV Prevention Drugs – Dispensing by Pharmacists and Insurance Requirements

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
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

Subjects


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

Maryland State Sources


Bill Comments

feedback