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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Withdrawn by Sponsor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Withdrawn by Sponsor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
MDSB920IntroRequiring 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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2021-02-16
[Hearing: Mar 11 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Finance 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
MDSB808IntroAuthorizing a licensed dentist to administer certain vaccines to certain individuals under certain circumstances; authorizing the State Board of Dental Examiners to adopt certain regulations regarding the administration of vaccines; requiring a licen...
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2021-02-12
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB215EngrossRequiring 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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2021-02-11
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDSB56EngrossRepealing 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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2021-02-11
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDSB96EngrossRequiring that the regulations adopted by the Behavioral Health Administration governing the licensure of behavioral health programs include a requirement that a certain program establish and implement a safety plan for the safety of the individuals ...
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2021-02-11
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDSB313EngrossRequiring 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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2021-02-11
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
MDSB423IntroProhibiting the use of federal and State funds to pay for an abortion procedure or health benefits coverage of abortion procedures; and providing that the prohibition does not apply if the woman's pregnancy is the result of an act of rape or incest o...
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2021-02-11
[Hearing: Mar 10 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Finance 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
MDSB719IntroRequiring 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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2021-02-11
To Senate Finance 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
MDSB784IntroRequiring the State Anatomy Board to provide the cremains of a decedent cremated through the State cremation process in a suitable container to a relative of the decedent without requiring the relative to pay any costs if the cremains have not been b...
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2021-02-11
[Hearing: Mar 11 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Finance Committee
MDSB748IntroRequiring 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 Senate Finance 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
MDHB1077IntroProviding that a food establishment license is not required for a person who operates an open-air food market at the person's place of business and obtains an exemption from the licensure requirement from the Maryland Department of Health.
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2021-02-11
[Hearing: Mar 9 @ 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
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1203IntroRequiring the Secretary of Health to make a new certificate of birth for an individual for purposes related to the sex designation of a parent listed on the certificate of birth under certain circumstances; requiring a clerk who issues a marriage lic...
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2021-02-11
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1313IntroAuthorizing a paramedic to administer a vaccination included on the Recommended Adult Immunization Schedule from the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention or authorized for emergency use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration if the se...
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2021-02-11
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1148IntroRequiring the Secretary of Health, in consultation with the State Department of Education and other stakeholders, to develop guidelines to support the expansion of school-based health centers; requiring the Governor to transfer the administration of ...
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2021-02-11
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1206IntroRequiring a local health officer, within 24 hours after receiving an anonymous tip alleging that a business is in violation of a COVID-19-related order, to provide notice to the business; requiring the local health officer to provide the business wit...
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2021-02-11
[Hearing: Mar 9 @ 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
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
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1256IntroRequiring the Maryland Department of Health, by January 1, 2023, to develop gene sequence and customer screening guidelines for gene synthesis providers and manufacturers of gene synthesis equipment that include certain requirements; requiring the De...
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2021-02-11
[Hearing: Mar 9 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1263IntroRequiring the Maryland Department of Health, on or before April 1, 2021, and with input from certain persons, to develop and submit to the General Assembly a certain plan for vaccinating residents of the State against COVID-19; requiring that the pla...
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2021-02-11
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1202IntroRequiring that a doula be authorized to be present with a woman during labor, delivery, and postpartum recovery under certain circumstances; prohibiting a doula from being considered a support person or visitor under certain circumstances; making the...
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2021-02-11
[Hearing: Mar 9 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDSB857IntroEstablishing 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 11 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Finance Committee
MDSB884IntroProhibiting a visiting qualifying patient from being required to have a certain written certification or identification card; including a visiting qualifying patient among the individuals with respect to whom the Natalie M. LaPrade Medical Cannabis C...
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2021-02-11
[Hearing: Mar 11 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Finance Committee
MDSB796IntroAltering a certain provision of law requiring the Maryland Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities to collaborate with the Maryland Health Care Commission to publish and provide a certain report card to require the report card to include the...
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2021-02-11
To Senate Finance Committee
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