Maryland Subject | Social Services

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
MDHB206PassAuthorizing a certain unaccompanied minor in need of shelter to consent to shelter and supportive services under certain circumstances; authorizing an unaccompanied minor who is a parent to consent to shelter and supportive services for the minor's c...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-05-08
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 108
MDSB207PassAuthorizing a certain unaccompanied minor in need of shelter to consent to shelter and supportive services under certain circumstances; authorizing an unaccompanied minor who is a parent to consent to shelter and supportive services for the minor's c...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-05-08
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 109
MDSB245PassAltering the definition of "practice social work" to include counseling for alcohol and drug use and addictive behaviors and to clarify that it includes, for certain individuals, the treatment of biopsychosocial conditions under the supervision of a ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-05-08
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 543
MDHB547PassEstablishing the Maryland Children's Service Animal Program in the Maryland Department of Health to serve the needs of children with a history of trauma, post-traumatic stress disorder, or who have been diagnosed with a certain disability and special...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-05-08
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 247
MDSB461PassAuthorizing and empowering the County Commissioners of Carroll County, from time to time, to borrow not more than $38,250,000 in order to finance the construction, improvement, or development of certain public facilities in Carroll County, including ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-05-08
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 285
MDSB455PassEstablishing the Maryland Children's Service Animal Program in the Maryland Department of Health to serve the needs of children with a history of trauma, post-traumatic stress disorder, or who have been diagnosed with a certain disability and special...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-05-08
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 248
MDHB669PassRepealing the limit on the number of call centers that may be approved by 2-1-1 Maryland to provide certain services; repealing certain provisions of law establishing and governing the Health and Human Services Referral Board in the Maryland Departme...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-05-08
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 294
MDSB584PassRepealing the limit on the number of call centers that may be approved by 2-1-1 Maryland to provide certain services; repealing certain provisions of law establishing and governing the Health and Human Services Referral Board in the Maryland Departme...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-05-08
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 295
MDSB693PassRequiring that the pay rate for employees who are not receiving a forensic pay premium at Clifton T. Perkins Hospital be at least a two grades higher than the employee's pay rate effective June 30, 2020; requiring that the pay rate for certain employ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-05-08
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 576
MDHB1181PassAltering and expanding certain data collection and reporting responsibilities of the State Department of Assessments and Taxation concerning tax sales; requiring each county to provide the Department with certain information on the form the Departmen...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-05-08
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 440
MDHB1313PassProhibiting reducing or terminating temporary cash assistance for certain individuals under certain circumstances; prohibiting reducing or terminating temporary cash assistance for certain individuals because of good cause as determined by the Secret...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-05-08
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 457
MDHB1420PassIncreasing the family income threshold at which a hospital's financial assistance policy must provide free and reduced cost medically necessary care to patients; requiring that a certain financial assistance policy include a certain payment plan, ava...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-05-08
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 470
MDHB1363PassEstablishing the Two Generation Family Economic Security Commission in the Department of Human Services; providing for the composition, chair, and staffing of the Commission; requiring the Commission to study, evaluate, and coordinate services and pr...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-05-08
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 460
MDHB498VetoRequiring the Governor to include in the annual budget bill an appropriation of at least $100,000 for grants to certain nonprofit organizations and area agencies on aging to expand and establish aging-in-place programs for seniors; requiring at least...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-05-07
Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)
MDHB645VetoAuthorizing and empowering the County Commissioners of Carroll County, from time to time, to borrow not more than $38,250,000 in order to finance the construction, improvement, or development of certain public facilities in Carroll County, including ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-05-07
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDSB708VetoAltering the required uses for certain funds appropriated for Safe Streets Initiatives in Baltimore City; altering the maximum amount of a grant for a certain Safe Streets Initiative; requiring the Governor to annually include in the annual budget bi...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-05-07
Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)
MDHB1474EngrossRequiring that the pay rate for certain employees at Clifton T. Perkins Hospital be at least two grades higher than the employee's pay rate effective June 30, 2020; requiring that the pay rate for certain employees in the Behavioral Health Administra...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-18
To Senate Budget and Taxation Committee
MDSB787EngrossProhibiting reducing or terminating temporary cash assistance for certain individuals under certain circumstances; prohibiting reducing or terminating temporary cash assistance for certain individuals because of good cause as determined by the Secret...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-17
To House Appropriations Committee
MDHB1382EngrossProhibiting a court from committing a child for inpatient care and treatment in a psychiatric facility under certain circumstances; prohibiting a local department from placing a child in, delivering a child to, or failing to remove a child from a hos...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-16
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB477EngrossRequiring the State to pay reasonable attorney's fees incurred in representing an alleged disabled person who is indigent in a petition for the appointment of a guardian of the property of the person; and requiring the court, under certain circumstan...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-15
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDSB973EngrossRequiring the Health Services Cost Review Commission, the Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services, the Department of Labor, and the Department of Human Services to make certain reports to the Joint Committee on Ending Homelessness on or...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-15
To House Appropriations Committee
MDHB1166EngrossAuthorizing 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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-15
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB878IntroEstablishing the Family Connects Home Visiting Pilot Program in Prince George's County to provide, improve, and study the effects of home visiting services for eligible households; defining "eligible household" as one located in Prince George's Count...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-14
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation; Withdrawn
MDHB670EngrossRepealing a requirement that a local department of social services or law enforcement agency provide a local State's Attorney with a report of the preliminary findings of an investigation of suspected child abuse within 10 days after receiving notice...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-13
To Senate Rules Committee
MDHB1517IntroEstablishing the Critical Medical Needs Program Expansion Pilot Program in the Department of Human Services to provide assistance to certain critical medically vulnerable individuals and their households with the application process for certain socia...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-13
Unfavorable Report by Appropriations; Withdrawn
MDHB1518IntroRequiring the Social Services Administration, in consultation with the local departments of social services, to establish a pilot program in Allegany, Garrett, and Washington counties to communicate with a certain opioid-addicted parent through a mob...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-13
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
MDHB1039EngrossRepealing certain provisions of law specifying that certain provisions of law apply only to adoptions in which a juvenile court enters an order for adoption on or after January 1, 2000; altering, from 21 to 18, the age at which an adoptee, or biologi...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-12
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB711EngrossIncluding placement data from State-sponsored out-of-home care organizations in the data collected, organized, managed, disaggregated, and analyzed by the Maryland Longitudinal Data System Center; altering the purpose of the Center to include generat...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-10
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB527EngrossAltering the definition of "practice social work" to include counseling for alcohol and drug use and addictive behaviors and to clarify that it includes, for certain individuals, the treatment of biopsychosocial conditions under the supervision of a ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-09
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB1628IntroAltering the definitions of "taxable price" and "taxable service" for the purposes of certain provisions of law governing the sales and use tax to impose the tax on certain labors and services; altering the rate of the sales and use tax; altering the...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-09
Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means
MDHB887IntroRequiring the Executive Director of the Social Services Administration to provide the Secretary of Health with identifying information regarding an individual who has had the individual's parental rights terminated under a certain provision of law an...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-24
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn
MDHB903IntroRequiring a court in a certain action for repossession to provide contact information for the appropriate county board of health and local department of social services to the tenant or other occupant of the premises under certain circumstances.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-24
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation; Withdrawn
MDSB1041IntroRequiring the Executive Director of the Social Services Administration to provide the Secretary of Health with identifying information regarding an individual who has had the individual's parental rights terminated under a certain provision of law an...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-24
Unfavorable Report by Senate Rules; Withdrawn
MDHB1171IntroEstablishing the State Advisory Council on Self-Directed Services; requiring the Advisory Council to take certain actions; requiring the Advisory Council to submit a certain report to the Governor and the General Assembly on or before December 1 eac...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-14
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1086IntroEstablishing the Workgroup to Study Basic Economic Security; providing for the composition, cochairs, and staffing of the Workgroup; establishing the duties of the Workgroup; prohibiting a member of the Workgroup from receiving compensation, but auth...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-11
To House Economic Matters Committee
MDHB1031IntroRequiring the Health Services Cost Review Commission, the Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services, the Maryland Department of Labor, and the Department of Human Services to make certain reports to the Joint Committee on Ending Homelessn...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-10
To House Appropriations Committee
MDHB1342IntroSpecifying that, at any meeting of a local department of social services during which the removal of a child from the child's home is discussed, certain information is required to be redacted and is prohibited from being referenced; requiring the loc...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-10
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB1527IntroAuthorizing the Social Services Administration to establish and maintain a centralized confidential database for abused and neglected vulnerable adults; authorizing the Department of Human Services or a local department of social services to identify...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-10
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB1463IntroRequiring the Division of Correction to facilitate the acquisition of and maintain on file an inmate's Social Security card and birth certificate; requiring the Division of Correction to provide screening for and access to certain mediation for an in...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-10
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB822IntroRequiring the Governor to include $10,000,000 in the annual State budget to the Maryland Violence Intervention and Prevention Program Fund; requiring that the appropriation be composed of at least $5,000,000 in general funds; authorizing the Fund to ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-07
To House Appropriations Committee
MDSB789IntroEstablishing the Maryland Suicide Fatality Review Committee to identify and address the factors contributing to suicide deaths and facilitate system changes in the State to prevent suicide deaths; requiring the Committee to meet at least quarterly ea...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-07
To Senate Finance Committee
MDSB875IntroIncreasing the family income threshold to between 200% and 500% of the federal poverty level at which a hospital's financial assistance policy must provide free medically necessary care to patients; requiring that a certain financial assistance polic...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-07
To Senate Finance Committee
MDSB959IntroEstablishing the State Advisory Council on Self-Directed Services; providing for the purposes of the Advisory Council; requiring the Advisory Council to take certain actions regarding certain matters; requiring the Advisory Council to submit a certai...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-07
To Senate Finance Committee
MDSB743IntroRepealing certain provisions of law specifying that certain provisions of law apply only to adoptions in which a juvenile court enters an order for adoption on or after January 1, 2000; altering, from 21 to 18, the age at which an adoptee, or biologi...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-06
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDSB833IntroAuthorizing the Social Services Administration to establish and maintain a centralized confidential database for abused and neglected vulnerable adults; authorizing the Department of Human Services or a local department of social services to identify...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-06
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB535IntroEstablishing the Preventive Measure Unit Pilot Program in Anne Arundel County; requiring the Anne Arundel County Board of Education, in collaboration with the County Police Department and the County Mental Health Agency, to establish a preventive mea...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-04
To House Ways and Means Committee
Syndicate content
feedback