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MDHB271EngrossAuthorizing the establishment of law enforcement diversion programs in partnership with local behavioral health authorities; authorizing the participation of certain individuals; authorizing certain providers to provide case management including peer...
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2021-03-05
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB466EngrossRequiring each institution of higher education to provide the telephone number of Maryland's Helpline, or an on-campus crisis center that operates 24 hours a day and 365 days a year, on student identification cards, if provided by the institution; au...
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2021-03-05
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs 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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2021-03-03
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
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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2021-03-02
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB547EngrossProhibiting, beginning January 1, 2022, the Maryland Medical Assistance Program from including a frequency limitation on dental prophylaxis care or oral health exams that requires the dental prophylaxis care or oral health exams to be provided at an ...
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2021-03-02
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB549EngrossRequiring a certain person to attach a copy of an order of the court establishing parentage to a certificate of birth under certain circumstances; requiring, for a birth involving a gestational carrier in which parentage is determined by a certain co...
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2021-03-02
To Senate Finance Committee
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
MDHB846IntroProviding that a certain prohibition on State interference with a certain decision to terminate a pregnancy at a certain time does not apply to a decision to terminate a pregnancy because the fetus has a prenatal diagnosis of Down syndrome except in ...
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2021-03-01
[Hearing: Mar 19 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB997IntroRepealing provisions of law providing for the prosecution for murder or manslaughter of a viable fetus under certain circumstances; declaring the intent of the General Assembly regarding the provision of equal protection for all unborn human beings w...
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2021-03-01
[Hearing: Mar 19 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1112IntroAuthorizing the State Child Fatality Review Team to enter into a certain agreement for secure storage of data and requiring the agreement to provide certain protection and address certain issues; requiring a certain entity to comply with certain conf...
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2021-03-01
[Hearing: Mar 19 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1109IntroProhibiting a physician from performing or inducing an abortion on a pregnant woman within 24 hours after the woman receives certain ultrasound imaging; requiring the medical professional performing a certain transabdominal ultrasound to have certain...
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2021-03-01
[Hearing: Mar 19 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1198IntroProviding that an abortion-inducing drug may be prescribed only by a qualified physician; requiring a qualified physician to meet certain requirements to be authorized to prescribe an abortion-inducing drug; requiring a physician to take certain acti...
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2021-03-01
[Hearing: Mar 19 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
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
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
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
MDHB205EngrossRequiring each county board of education to ensure that each public school provide, at no charge to students, menstrual hygiene products via dispensers in the restrooms at the school; requiring a public middle or high school to install menstrual hygi...
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2021-02-26
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB1043IntroRequiring, for fiscal year 2023, the Governor to include at least $67,000,000 in the annual budget bill for local health services; requiring, for fiscal year 2024 and each fiscal year thereafter, the Governor to include a certain appropriation in the...
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2021-02-25
[Hearing: Mar 16 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Appropriations Committee
MDHB107EngrossRepealing the prohibition on the sale, distribution, and disposal of certain drugs, medicines, pharmaceutical preparations, and medical preparations by means of a vending machine or similar device.
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2021-02-24
To Senate Finance 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
MDHB484EngrossProhibiting a health care facility from providing peritoneal dialysis or hemodialysis treatment services unless the individual performing the dialysis procedure has been trained in the peritoneal dialysis or hemodialysis technique being performed; es...
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2021-02-24
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB599EngrossRequiring the Maryland Department of Health, on or before April 1, 2022, to develop and publish materials to assist State residents with long-term care family planning; requiring certain materials to meet certain requirements, be consistent with cert...
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2021-02-24
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB976IntroAuthorizing the Governor to order the Secretary of Health and the Emergency Medical Services Board, as appropriate, to adopt regulations to authorize certain individuals to administer certain vaccinations as a result of the issuance of a proclamation...
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2021-02-23
Withdrawn by Sponsor
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
MDHB513IntroEstablishing the Maryland Non-Emergency Medical Transportation Fund as a special, nonlapsing fund; specifying the purpose of the Fund; requiring the Secretary of Transportation to administer the Fund; requiring certain kidney dialysis centers to pay ...
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2021-02-22
Withdrawn by Sponsor
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
MDHJ2IntroTerminating the Governor's state of emergency and declaring the intent of the General Assembly to order the Governor to cease issuing renewals of the state of emergency.
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2021-02-17
To House Rules and Executive Nominations 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
MDHB710IntroRequiring the Maryland Department of Health, under the Maryland Medical Assistance Program, to reimburse a dental provider for services rendered by a student of dentistry who is engaged in an educational program at a school of dentistry that meets ce...
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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
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB1296IntroRequiring a public school student in elementary school to be provided a daily program of physical activity totaling at least 150 minutes each week to include physical education and developmentally appropriate, moderate-to-vigorous activity, including...
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2021-02-17
To House Ways and Means 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
MDHB1076IntroRequiring the Inspector General in the Maryland Department of Health to review certain information on a certain basis; requiring the Maryland Department of Health to enter into data-sharing agreements with the Division of Vital Records and the Maryla...
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2021-02-15
[Hearing: Mar 11 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Appropriations 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
MDHB393EngrossRenaming the Office of the Inspector General in the Maryland Department of Health to be the Maryland Office of the Inspector General for Health and providing that the Office is an independent unit of the State, rather than a unit in the Department; r...
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2021-02-12
To Senate Finance 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
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1150IntroAltering a provision of law that prohibits a parent or guardian from being required to present a certain certificate of immunization under certain circumstances to be admitted to school to apply only to public schools; requiring the Secretary of Heal...
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2021-02-12
[Hearing: Mar 17 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB470IntroEstablishing the Commission on Universal Health Care; providing for the composition, chair, and staffing of the Commission; requiring the Commission to develop a plan for the State to establish, on or before January 1, 2024, a universal health care p...
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2021-02-11
[Hearing: Mar 11 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Health and Government Operations 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
MDHB849IntroRepealing the exemption for X-rays from the application of certain provisions of law governing medical records fees; altering the fees that State facilities regulated by the Maryland Department of Health may require a person in interest or any other ...
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2021-02-11
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB925IntroEstablishing the Workgroup on Medical Cannabis Use by Pregnant and Nursing Women; providing for the composition, chair, and staffing of the Workgroup; prohibiting a member of the Workgroup from receiving certain compensation, but authorizing reimburs...
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2021-02-11
[Hearing: Mar 9 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1056IntroProviding that a nonpublic school that provides adequate health services to certain students through a designated school health services professional is eligible for reimbursement from the county government for up to 50% of the total costs of the pro...
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2021-02-11
To House Appropriations Committee
MDHB1083IntroRequiring each county board of health and the Baltimore City Health Department to establish certain requirements regarding the manner in which and circumstances under which the health officer for the county, or the health officer's staff, may perform...
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2021-02-11
[Hearing: Mar 9 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1123IntroSpecifying the amount of funding required to be included in the State budget for local health services for certain fiscal years; altering the purposes for which local health department funding may be used to include protective equipment for certain h...
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2021-02-11
To House Appropriations Committee
MDHB1033IntroRequiring the Office of Health Care Quality to monitor the compliance of assisted living facilities with requirements to provide educational and informational materials relating to immunization against influenza virus and immunization against pneumoc...
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2021-02-11
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1071IntroRequiring the Secretary of Public Safety and Correctional Facilities, with the advice of the Secretary of Health, to update certain minimum mandatory standards for inmate food services to reflect certain practices and guidelines, by January 1, 2022, ...
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2021-02-11
[Hearing: Mar 9 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1022IntroRequiring a nursing home, on request of the Maryland Department of Health, to electronically submit clinical information to the State designated exchange; authorizing the State designated exchange to provide certain information to certain individuals...
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2021-02-11
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1119IntroRequiring the Maryland Department of Health, in collaboration with the Statewide Steering Committee on Services for Adults with Sickle Cell Disease and local health planning agencies, to develop a public awareness campaign on the importance of an ind...
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2021-02-11
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1034IntroRepealing the date by which the Prescription Drug Affordability Board is required to submit a certain plan of action regarding the establishment of a process for setting the upper payment limits for certain prescription drug products to the Legislati...
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2021-02-11
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1125IntroRequiring a prescriber to notify the Prescription Drug Monitoring Program as to whether the prescriber has received education regarding the risks of opioid use, is aware that an opioid overdose reversal drug is available, and has prescribed or dispen...
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2021-02-11
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1107IntroRequiring, on or before December 1, 2021, the Maryland Department of Health to apply to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for a State plan amendment that authorizes the State to enter into value-based arrangements with drug manufacturers...
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2021-02-11
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
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