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MDSB28PassAltering the required contents of the home-and community-based services waiver submitted by the Maryland Department of Health to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services; requiring the Department, if it maintains a waiting list for the waiver, ...
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 738
MDSB19PassDefining "injectable medications for treatment of sexually transmitted infections" for purposes of authorizing pharmacists to administer the medications; and requiring certain insurers, nonprofit health service plans, and health maintenance organizat...
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 720
MDSB166PassRequiring a provider to meet certain requirements, maintain up-to-date certification as required by the Maryland Medical Assistance Program, and hold adequate liability insurance in order to provide doula services in the Program; and requiring the Pr...
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 726
MDSB244PassRequiring, beginning January 1, 2023, the Maryland Medical Assistance Program to provide coverage for self-measured blood pressure monitoring.
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 670
MDSB295PassAltering the medical services provided by an emergency service transporter for which the Maryland Department of Health is required to reimburse the emergency service transporter who charges for its services and requests reimbursement from the Marylan...
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 668
MDSB350PassRequiring the Maryland Medical Assistance Program, beginning July 1, 2023, to provide community violence prevention services; establishing requirements for prevention professionals seeking certification as a certified violence prevention professional...
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 505
MDHB534PassRequiring, beginning January 1, 2023, the Maryland Medical Assistance Program to provide coverage for self-measured blood pressure monitoring.
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 669
MDHB669PassRequiring a provider to meet certain requirements in order to provide doula services in the Maryland Medical Assistance Program and requiring the Maryland Medical Assistance Program to cover certain doula services.
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 682
MDHB684PassProhibiting the Maryland Department of Health from limiting or restricting admission of a Maryland Medical Assistance Program recipient for inpatient care at a special psychiatric hospital or an acute general care hospital with separately identified ...
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 691
MDHB970PassProhibiting managed care organizations and certain insurers, nonprofit health service plans, and health maintenance organizations from applying a prior authorization requirement for prescription drugs used as postexposure prophylaxis for the preventi...
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 684
MDHB1005PassRequiring the Maryland Medical Assistance Program, beginning July 1, 2023, to provide community violence prevention services; establishing requirements for prevention professionals seeking certification as a certified violence prevention professional...
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 504
MDHB1403VetoRequiring the Maryland Department of Health to develop plans to reduce the waitlist or registry for certain waiver programs by 50% beginning in fiscal year 2024; and requiring the Department to submit the plans to the Governor and the chairs of certa...
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2022-05-27
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDSB636PassRequiring the Maryland Department of Health to develop plans to reduce the waitlist or registry for certain waiver programs by 50% beginning in fiscal year 2024.
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2022-05-16
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 464
MDHB6PassRequiring the Maryland Medical Assistance Program, beginning January 1, 2023, and subject to certain limitations, to provide dental services, including diagnostic, preventive, restorative, and periodontal services, for adults whose annual household i...
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2022-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 302
MDSB150PassRequiring the Maryland Medical Assistance Program, beginning January 1, 2023, and subject to certain limitations, to provide certain dental services, including diagnostic, preventive, restorative, and periodontal services, for adults whose annual inc...
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2022-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 303
MDSB824PassRequiring the Maryland Health Care Commission to coordinate the accessibility of electronic advance care planning documents in the State; requiring certain health care facilities, managed care organizations, and carriers to take certain actions relat...
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2022-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 312
MDHB971PassRequiring the Maryland Department of Health and the Behavioral Health Administration to ensure that the delivery system for specialty mental health services under the Maryland Medical Assistance Program has an adequate network of providers available ...
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2022-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 251
MDHB1073PassRequiring the Maryland Health Care Commission to coordinate the accessibility of electronic advance care planning documents in the State; requiring certain health care facilities, managed care organizations, and carriers to take certain actions relat...
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2022-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 311
MDSB207PassEstablishing certain cybersecurity standards applicable to insurance carriers, including health maintenance organizations and third-party administrators; requiring a carrier to take certain actions related to cybersecurity, including developing, impl...
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2022-04-21
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 231
MDHB578PassRequiring the Maryland Department of Health to adopt a certain reporting system, analyze patterns of prescribing medications in the State, conduct outreach, and identify certain barriers related to prescribing medications to treat an opioid use disor...
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2022-04-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 83
MDHB44Engross

Sine Die
Altering the medical services provided by an emergency service transporter for which the Maryland Department of Health is required to reimburse the emergency service transporter that charges for its services and requests reimbursement from the Maryla...
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2022-04-11
To Senate Rules Committee
MDHB80Engross

Sine Die
Altering the required contents of the home- and community-based services waiver submitted by the Maryland Department of Health to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services; requiring the Department, if the Department maintains a waiting list for...
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2022-04-09
To Senate Rules Committee
MDSB637Engross

Sine Die
Requiring the Maryland Department of Health to consider options for adopting existing programs or services to provide wraparound services to children and youth with primary substance use disorders and make recommendations regarding eligibility requir...
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2022-04-09
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDHB937PassEstablishing the Abortion Care Clinical Training Program in the Maryland Department of Health to ensure that there are a sufficient number of health professionals to provide abortion care; establishing the Abortion Care Clinical Training Program Fund...
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2022-04-09
Gubernatorial Veto Override (Legislative date: 4/8/2022) - Chapter 56
MDHB1080PassRequiring the Maryland Medical Assistance Program to provide comprehensive medical care and other health care services to noncitizen pregnant women who would qualify for the Program but for their immigration status and their children up to the age of...
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2022-04-09
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 28
MDSB659Engross

Sine Die
Prohibiting the Maryland Department of Health from limiting or restricting admission of a Maryland Medical Assistance Program recipient for inpatient care at a special psychiatric hospital or an acute general care hospital with separately identified ...
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2022-04-08
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDSB890Engross

Sine Die
Establishing the Abortion Care Clinical Training Program in the Maryland Department of Health to ensure that there are a sufficient number of health professionals to provide abortion care; establishing the Abortion Care Clinical Training Program Fund...
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2022-04-07
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDSB778Engross

Sine Die
Requiring the Maryland Medical Assistance Program to provide comprehensive medical care and other health care services to noncitizen pregnant women who would qualify for the Program but for their immigration status and their children up to the age of...
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2022-03-31
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDSB682Engross

Sine Die
Requiring, beginning on January 1, 2023, the Maryland Medical Assistance Program to provide gender-affirming treatment in a nondiscriminatory manner; requiring that the gender-affirming treatment be assessed according to nondiscriminatory criteria th...
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2022-03-21
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDSB355Engross

Sine Die
Authorizing pharmacists to prescribe and dispense preexposure prophylaxis and postexposure prophylaxis for HIV prevention to patients under certain circumstances; requiring the Maryland Medical Assistance Program to provide drugs that are approved by...
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2022-03-18
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB627Intro

Sine Die
Requiring the Maryland Department of Health to provide reimbursement for applied behavior analysis services provided by registered behavior technicians under the Maryland Medical Assistance Program; and prohibiting, subject to a certain exception, th...
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2022-03-15
Withdrawn by Sponsor
MDHB790Intro

Sine Die
Altering the term "podiatrist" to be "podiatric physician".
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2022-03-15
Withdrawn by Sponsor
MDHB935Intro

Sine Die
Requiring the Maryland Medical Assistance Program to provide reimbursement for certain behavioral health peer recovery, measurement-based care, and crisis response services; requiring certain insurers, nonprofit health service plans, and health maint...
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2022-03-09
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB981Intro

Sine Die
Requiring the Maryland Medical Assistance Program to increase the reimbursement rate for Program long-term services and supports by 15% on or before July 1, 2023; requiring a provider agency to pay to certain personal care aides a wage rate of at lea...
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2022-03-09
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDSB311Intro

Sine Die
Altering the term "podiatrist" to be "podiatric physician".
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2022-02-22
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDHB1432Intro

Sine Die
Repealing provisions of law authorizing or requiring the charging of service, representation, or maintenance fees by public-sector exclusive representatives to nonmembers.
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2022-02-22
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDHB1084Intro

Sine Die
Establishing and altering certain requirements related to COVID-19, including requirements related to planning by institutions of higher education, home health agencies, nursing homes, and assisted living programs, the provision of coverage by the Ma...
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2022-02-17
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB715Intro

Sine Die
Prohibiting an administrative services organization that administers the delivery of specialty mental health services under the Maryland Medical Assistance Program from retracting, requiring repayment of, or seeking mitigation of certain claims made ...
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2022-02-15
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB746Intro

Sine Die
Requiring, beginning on January 1, 2023, the Maryland Medical Assistance Program to provide gender-affirming treatment; and prohibiting the Program from issuing an adverse benefit determination related to gender-affirming treatment unless a health ca...
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2022-02-15
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB889Intro

Sine Die
Requiring the Inspector General in the Maryland Department of Health and the Family Investment Administration to review certain information on a certain basis; requiring the Maryland Department of Health to enter into data-sharing agreements with the...
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2022-02-15
To House Appropriations Committee
MDHB755Intro

Sine Die
Prohibiting a pharmacy benefits manager from taking certain actions related to pricing, the participation of a pharmacy or pharmacist in a policy or contract with the pharmacy benefits manager, fees, and the use of a mail order pharmacy by beneficiar...
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2022-02-14
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB952Intro

Sine Die
Establishing certain requirements regarding abortion care services, including provision and coverage requirements on the Maryland Medical Assistance Program and certain insurers, nonprofit health service plans, and health maintenance organizations; r...
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2022-02-14
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1007Intro

Sine Die
Altering the reimbursement levels for drug products that the Maryland Medical Assistance Program is required to establish and that pharmacy benefits managers that contract with a pharmacy on behalf of a managed care organization are required to reimb...
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2022-02-14
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDSB743Intro

Sine Die
Establishing the Affordable Assisted Living Enhanced Care Pilot Program in the Maryland Department of Health to establish affordable assisted living enhanced care residences for the provision of enhanced care to eligible adults who are at least 60 ye...
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2022-02-11
To Senate Finance Committee
MDSB863Intro

Sine Die
Requiring the Maryland Medical Assistance Program to increase the reimbursement rate for Program long-term services and supports by 15% on or before July 1, 2023; requiring a provider agency to pay to certain personal care aides a wage rate of at lea...
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2022-02-11
To Senate Finance Committee
MDSB867Intro

Sine Die
Requiring the Maryland Department of Health to provide Maryland Medical Assistance Program services for individuals under the Employed Individuals with Disabilities Program in accordance with certain requirements; prohibiting a certain individual fro...
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2022-02-11
To Senate Finance Committee
MDSB689Intro

Sine Die
Prohibiting a pharmacy benefits manager from taking certain actions related to pricing, the participation of a pharmacy or pharmacist in a policy or contract with the pharmacy benefits manager, fees, and the use of a mail order pharmacy by beneficiar...
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2022-02-08
To Senate Finance Committee
MDSB840Intro

Sine Die
Establishing and altering certain requirements related to COVID-19, including requirements related to planning by institutions of higher education, home health agencies, nursing homes, and assisted living programs, the provision of coverage by the Ma...
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2022-02-08
To Senate Finance Committee
MDSB787Intro

Sine Die
Prohibiting managed care organizations and certain insurers, nonprofit health service plans, and health maintenance organizations from applying a prior authorization requirement for prescription drugs used as postexposure prophylaxis for the preventi...
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2022-02-08
To Senate Finance Committee
MDSB503Intro

Sine Die
Requiring a provider to meet certain requirements in order to provide doula services in the Maryland Medical Assistance Program and requiring the Maryland Medical Assistance Program to cover certain doula services.
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2022-02-07
To Senate Finance Committee
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