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MDHB271IntroAuthorizing the establishment of certain law enforcement diversion programs subject to certain restrictions; authorizing certain individuals to participate in certain programs; authorizing certain providers to provide case management including certai...
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2021-03-02
Favorable with Amendments Report by Judiciary
MDHB502IntroRequiring each Office of the State's Attorney to collect and disclose certain information relating to prosecutions and office policies to the Governor's Office of Crime Prevention, Youth, and Victim Services; requiring the Office to determine the man...
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2021-03-02
Withdrawn by Sponsor
MDHB466IntroRequiring each institution of higher education to provide the telephone number of Maryland's Helpline on student identification cards, if provided by the institution; authorizing an institution of higher education to also provide certain telephone nu...
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2021-03-01
Favorable with Amendments Report by Appropriations
MDHB416IntroRequiring that the Maryland Department of Health adopt certain regulations that establish specific standards governing memory care and Alzheimer's disease units in assisted living programs, including certain training requirements, certain staffing pa...
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2021-03-01
[Hearing: Mar 11 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB946IntroAltering requirements relating to participation in the Maryland Transit Administration's Disabled Reduced Fare Program by certain opioid treatment programs by requiring the Administration to allow opioid treatment programs to certify the eligibility ...
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2021-03-01
Withdrawn by Sponsor
MDHB1167IntroRequiring a health care provider or health care institution to ensure the provision or continuation of certain care under certain circumstances; authorizing a certain health care provider or health care institution to transfer a patient to a certain ...
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2021-03-01
[Hearing: Mar 19 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1349IntroRenaming the Maryland Prenatal and Infant Care Coordination Services Grant Program Fund to be the Maryland Prenatal and Infant Care Grant Program Fund; altering the purpose of the Fund to include making grants to federally qualified health centers, h...
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2021-03-01
[Hearing: Mar 19 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1344IntroModifying standards for involuntary admission of individuals with mental disorders to a certain facility or Veterans' Administration hospital to include consideration that it can be reasonably expected, if not hospitalized, a certain individual prese...
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2021-03-01
[Hearing: Mar 19 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB135EngrossAuthorizing a pharmacist who meets certain requirements to administer maintenance injectable medications to a patient under certain circumstances; requiring the State Board of Pharmacy, by September 1, 2021, and in consultation with the State Board o...
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2021-02-26
Third Reading Passed (121-6)
MDHB605EngrossRequiring that the behavioral health services for which the Maryland Department of Health provides service coordination for veterans under certain provisions of law include mental health first aid; requiring that mental health first aid consist of tr...
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2021-02-26
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
MDHB776EngrossRequiring the State Department of Education to perform a thorough study, analysis, and evaluation of the Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation Project; requiring that the Department evaluate Project services, capacity, and integration...
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2021-02-26
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB68IntroRequiring the Office of the State's Attorney for Baltimore City to establish a Diversionary and Reentry Program in Baltimore City for at-risk youth and youth offenders; requiring the Office of the State's Attorney for Prince George's County to establ...
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2021-02-25
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB141EngrossRequiring each residential service agency, beginning July 1, 2022, to ensure that within 45 days of the start of employment individuals receive training relating to dementia; providing that certain training may be provided by a certain supervisory st...
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2021-02-24
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB59IntroEstablishing the Task Force on Higher Education Students With Chronic Health Conditions to study existing data on undergraduate and graduate students with chronic health conditions at institutions of higher education in the State; authorizing the Tas...
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2021-02-22
Withdrawn by Sponsor
MDHB281EngrossRequiring a new officer of a humane society or a new animal control officer to receive at least 80 hours of training within 12 months of employment; and requiring an officer of a humane society and an animal control officer to complete at least 6 hou...
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2021-02-19
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB191EngrossRepealing the termination provisions for certain provisions of law relating to the eligibility of psychiatrists and psychiatric nurse practitioners who provide Assertive Community Treatment or mobile treatment services to Maryland Medical Assistance ...
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2021-02-17
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB233EngrossRenaming the State Board of Examiners for Audiologists, Hearing Aid Dispensers, and Speech-Language Pathologists to be the State Board of Examiners for Audiologists, Hearing Aid Dispensers, Speech-Language Pathologists, and Music Therapists; requirin...
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2021-02-17
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB462IntroRequiring the Secretary of Health to provide the address of a residential rehabilitation program to certain entities at least 14 days before issuing a certain license; requiring the administrative head of a residential rehabilitation program to repor...
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2021-02-17
Withdrawn by Sponsor
MDHB1089IntroRepealing certain provisions of law relating to the establishment of the Baltimore City School Police Force; prohibiting a local school system from contracting with certain law enforcement agencies for a certain purpose; prohibiting a local school sy...
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2021-02-17
[Hearing: Mar 3 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB258EngrossAltering the contents of a certain report required by the Department of Human Services regarding children and foster youth in the State child welfare system; requiring the State Department of Education, on or before December 1 each year, to report to...
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2021-02-16
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB396IntroAuthorizing 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 ...
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2021-02-16
[Hearing: Mar 11 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB119EngrossRequiring the Maryland Department of Health, in partnership with the Department of Aging, the Virginia I. Jones Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Council, and the Greater Maryland Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association, to incorporate informa...
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2021-02-12
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB660IntroDefining the terms "service dog", "support dog", and "therapy horse" for the purposes of the provisions of law governing the Maryland Veterans Service Animal Program in the Department of Veterans Affairs.
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2021-02-12
[Hearing: Mar 3 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB874IntroEstablishing the CAM for Veterans Grant Program to provide grants to veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, anxiety depression, or stress for financial assistance to obtain certain medical treatments; requiring the Maryland Veterans ...
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2021-02-12
[Hearing: Mar 3 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB989IntroRequiring that certain commercial mobile radio service providers and 9-1-1 service carriers provide notice to certain entities in the event of a certain service outage lasting more than 30 minutes; altering the composition of the Maryland 9-1-1 Board...
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2021-02-12
[Hearing: Mar 10 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB589IntroAuthorizing, altering, or requiring the distribution and payment of certain revenue in certain fiscal years; increasing the amount local governments are required to reimburse the State for certain services; etc.
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2021-02-11
[Hearing: Mar 3 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Appropriations Committee
MDHB534IntroEstablishing the Healthy Maryland Program as a public corporation and a unit of State government; stating that the General Assembly finds that millions of dollars have been diverted or wasted as part of a multipayer health care system; stating that i...
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2021-02-11
[Hearing: Mar 11 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB881IntroRequiring residential treatment facilities to report complaints of sexual abuse and sexual harassment to the Behavioral Health Administration, the Office of Health Care Quality, or in the case of a minor, to Child Protective Services; requiring facil...
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2021-02-11
[Hearing: Mar 2 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB970IntroEntering into the Psychology Interjurisdictional Compact; stating the purpose of the Compact is to regulate the practice of telepsychology across state boundaries; establishing certain criteria and duties for compact states; requiring certain psychol...
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2021-02-11
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1041IntroRequiring each health occupations board to request certain information from certain applicants and health care practitioners before issuing, renewing, or reinstating certain licenses, certificates, or registrations; requiring each health occupations ...
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2021-02-11
[Hearing: Mar 4 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1280IntroEstablishing the Maryland Community Health and Public Safety Center of Excellence within the Governor's Office of Crime Prevention, Youth, and Victim Services; authorizing the Center to enter into contracts with the University of Maryland System or o...
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2021-02-11
[Hearing: Mar 2 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1292IntroRequiring each nursing home and assisted living program in Baltimore City to designate a licensed social worker for each resident to serve as the resident's case manager; and authorizing a certain social worker to provide services for nursing home or...
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2021-02-11
[Hearing: Mar 4 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1243IntroRequiring that the Director of the Behavioral Health Administration's annual report on behavioral health services for children and young adults in the State include certain information relating to outpatient and substance-related disorders program se...
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2021-02-11
[Hearing: Mar 2 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1287IntroAuthorizing alcohol and drug trainees to practice clinical drug and alcohol counseling without a license or drug and alcohol counseling without a certificate through telehealth if the individuals are working as trainees under the supervision of certa...
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2021-02-11
[Hearing: Mar 4 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1258IntroDeclaring certain findings related to Health Enterprise Zones; requiring the Governor to include $68,000,000 in the annual budget bill for fiscal year 2023 for waiting list services for individuals with developmental disabilities; requiring the Secre...
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2021-02-11
[Hearing: Mar 2 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB434IntroRequiring the Maryland Medical Assistance Program, subject to a certain limitation, to provide health care services appropriately delivered through telehealth, including services provided using an audio-only call; altering a certain provision of law ...
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2021-02-10
Withdrawn by Sponsor
MDHB917IntroProhibiting the placement of an inmate of a State correctional facility in restrictive housing, with certain exceptions; requiring a certain facility to document the usage of restrictive housing in a certain manner; and requiring records concerning t...
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2021-02-10
[Hearing: Mar 2 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB1036IntroRequiring the Maryland Judiciary, in consultation with domestic violence and child abuse organizations, to develop a training program for judges presiding over child custody cases involving child abuse or domestic violence and to review and update th...
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2021-02-10
[Hearing: Mar 4 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB1121IntroRequiring the Department of Juvenile Services and the Department of Human Services to convene a certain workgroup to increase accountability for prevention and intervention services delivered to children by the Department of Juvenile Services through...
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2021-02-10
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB1187IntroAltering provisions of law relating to the jurisdiction of the juvenile court; providing that a child who is under 13 years of age is not subject to the jurisdiction of the juvenile court and may not be charged with a crime; establishing an exception...
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2021-02-10
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB998IntroRequiring, notwithstanding any law, regulation, or executive order to the contrary, each county board of education, for the 2021-2022 school year, to require school buildings to be open each school day to provide in-person instruction and related ser...
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2021-02-09
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB1166IntroProhibiting a public agency or nonpublic school from using a physical restraint on a student as a behavioral health intervention, except under certain circumstances; prohibiting a public agency or nonpublic school from using seclusion as a behavioral...
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2021-02-09
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB1196IntroRequiring that a borrower of a reverse mortgage loan be at least 60 years old and occupy the dwelling that secures the reserve mortgage loan as a principal residence; requiring a certain lender or an arranger of financing to provide a prospective bor...
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2021-02-09
[Hearing: Mar 3 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Economic Matters Committee
MDHB375IntroEstablishing the Family and Medical Leave Insurance Program to provide temporary benefits to a covered individual who is taking leave from employment; establishing the Family and Medical Leave Insurance Fund; requiring, beginning January 1, 2022, cer...
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2021-02-08
To House Economic Matters Committee
MDHB983IntroRequiring the Maryland Department of Health to develop certain guidelines relating to the restrictions on personal and compassionate care visitation that a nursing home may impose to reduce the spread of COVID-19; requiring the guidelines to include ...
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2021-02-05
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB977IntroRenaming the Public Safety Surcharge in Prince George's County imposed for certain residential construction to be the Public Safety and Behavioral Health Surcharge; and providing for an exemption to the public safety and behavioral health surcharge.
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2021-02-05
To House Environment and Transportation Committee
MDHB111IntroRequiring the Department of the Environment to develop, post, and maintain on its website a list of at-risk communities in the State by January 31, 2022; requiring the Department to update the list of at-risk communities at least once every 2 years; ...
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2021-02-04
Withdrawn by Sponsor
MDHB783IntroEstablishing the Workgroup on Screening Related to Adverse Childhood Experiences; providing for the composition, chair, and staffing of the Workgroup; requiring the Workgroup to update, improve, and develop certain screening tools, submit certain scr...
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2021-02-04
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB812IntroRequiring the Maryland Department of Health, in consultation with 2-1-1 Maryland, to make certain recommendations relating to the establishment of an opt-in mental health services phone call program that would require a center to call individuals who...
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2021-02-04
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB872IntroEstablishing the Sheila E. Hixson Behavioral Health Services Matching Grant Program for Service Members and Veterans to provide funds to local nonprofit organizations to establish and expand community behavioral health programs to serve members, vete...
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2021-02-04
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
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