MD SB846 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 22 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-03-27 - Hearing 4/02 at 1:00 p.m. (Judiciary)
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Requiring local correctional facilities to conduct an assessment of the mental health and substance use status of each inmate using evidence-based screening and assessments to determine whether opioid treatment or medication-assisted treatment for opioid addiction is appropriate; requiring each local correctional facility to make available at least one formulation of each FDA-approved full opioid agonist, partial opioid agonist, and long-acting opioid antagonist used for the treatment of opioid use disorders; etc.

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Public Health - Correctional Services - Opioid Use Disorder Examinations and Treatment


Roll Calls

2019-03-20 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (46-0) (Y: 47 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2019-03-27HouseHearing 4/02 at 1:00 p.m. (Judiciary)
2019-03-26HouseRereferred to Judiciary and Health and Government Operations
2019-03-25HouseFirst Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
2019-03-22SenateThird Reading Passed (46-0)
2019-03-21SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-03-21SenateFavorable with Amendments {197176/1 Report Adopted
2019-03-20SenateSpecial Order until 3/21 (Senator King) Adopted
2019-03-20SenateFavorable with Amendments {197176/1
2019-03-19SenateLaid Over (Senator King) Adopted
2019-03-19SenateFavorable with Amendments {197176/1
2019-03-18SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Finance
2019-02-11SenateHearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-02-04SenateFirst Reading Finance


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Bill Comments