MD SB990 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 7-0)
Status: Introduced on February 3 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-02-07 - Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: Senate Finance Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Authorizing the establishment of an Overdose and Infectious Disease Prevention Services Program by a community-based organization to provide a place for the consumption of preobtained drugs, provide sterile needles, administer first aid, and provide certain other services; providing that the Maryland Department of Health may approve not more than six programs, with two in urban areas, two in suburban areas, and two in rural areas, that operate at a single location in an area with a high incidence of drug use; etc.

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Public Health - Overdose and Infectious Disease Prevention Services Program



2020-02-07SenateHearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-02-03SenateFirst Reading Finance

Same As/Similar To

HB464 (Crossfiled) 2020-02-11 - Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Health - General241701(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General241702(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General241703(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General241704(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General241705(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General241706(n/a)See Bill Text

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