MD SB868 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 32-1)
Status: Passed on May 13 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-05-13 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 417
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Requiring the Maryland Health Insurance Coverage Protection Commission to establish a workgroup to carry out the finding and declaration of the General Assembly that it is in the public interest to ensure that the health care protections established by the federal Affordable Care Act (the ACA) continue to protect Maryland residents in light of continued threats to the ACA; requiring the workgroup to monitor certain court cases and the enforcement of the ACA; etc.

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Health Insurance – Consumer Protections and Maryland Health Insurance Coverage Protection Commission


Roll Calls

2019-03-26 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (128-11) (Y: 128 N: 11 NV: 1 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2019-03-16 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (39-6) (Y: 40 N: 7 NV: 2 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2019-05-13SenateApproved by the Governor - Chapter 417
2019-04-05SenateReturned Passed
2019-04-04HouseThird Reading Passed (128-11)
2019-04-02HouseSecond Reading Passed
2019-04-02HouseFavorable Report Adopted
2019-04-01HouseFavorable Report by Health and Government Operations
2019-03-19HouseHearing 3/28 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-03-19HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations
2019-03-18SenateThird Reading Passed (39-6)
2019-03-18SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-03-18SenateFavorable with Amendments {397172/1 Report Adopted
2019-03-18SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Finance
2019-02-22SenateHearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-02-14SenateRereferred to Finance
2019-02-06SenateFirst Reading Senate Rules


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Bill Comments