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MDSB1106Intro
25%
Correcting certain errors or omissions in certain articles of the Annotated Code; clarifying language; correcting certain obsolete references; reorganizing certain sections of the Annotated Code; providing that this Act is not intended to affect any ...
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2024-02-29
Favorable Report by Senate Rules
MDHB66Intro
25%
Authorizing the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore City or the governing body of a county or municipal corporation to grant, by law, a certain property tax credit for certain residential real property owned by a public school employee under certain ...
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2024-02-28
Second Reading Passed
MDSB119Intro
25%
Altering the definition of "legally protected health care" to include certain gender-affirming treatment, including medications and supplies, for the purposes of certain provisions of law that prohibit health occupations disciplinary actions and cert...
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2024-02-28
Second Reading Passed
MDHB177Intro
25%
Requiring a hospital to provide certain oral and written instructions to the parent or legal guardian of an infant before the hospital discharges the infant into the care of the parent or legal guardian; requiring a hospital before discharging an inf...
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2024-02-28
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
MDHB1132Intro
25%
Authorizing pharmaceutical manufacturers and representatives of pharmaceutical manufacturers to engage in the truthful promotion of off-label uses for drugs, biological products, and devices; and prohibiting certain persons from taking certain enforc...
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2024-02-28
[Hearing: Feb 29 @ 1:00 pm]
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1423Intro
25%
Prohibiting the Maryland Medical Assistance Program and certain insurers, nonprofit health service plans, health maintenance organizations, and managed care organizations from applying a prior authorization requirement, step therapy protocol, or fail...
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2024-02-28
[Hearing: Feb 29 @ 1:00 pm]
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB103Intro
25%
Requiring the Maryland Department of Health to study the feasibility of including removable full and partial dentures and setting adequate reimbursement rates for providers on a per-patient basis for house calls and extended care facility calls among...
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2024-02-27
Second Reading Passed
MDHB127Intro
25%
Establishing the Nonoccupational Postexposure Prophylaxis (nPEP) Standing Order Program to authorize pharmacists and health care providers to prescribe or dispense nPEP under certain circumstances; and authorizing the Maryland Department of Health to...
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2024-02-27
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
MDSB221Intro
25%
Authorizing certain health occupations boards to adopt regulations establishing reciprocity for individuals licensed or certified in another state.
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2024-02-27
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
MDHB146Intro
25%
Authorizing certain health occupations boards to adopt regulations establishing reciprocity for individuals licensed or certified in another state or jurisdiction.
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2024-02-27
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
MDHB352Intro
25%
Altering or repealing certain required appropriations; authorizing the use of certain funds for certain purposes; altering the funding formula for community colleges and the State aid program for private nonprofit institutions of higher education; au...
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2024-02-27
To House Appropriations Committee
MDSB412Intro
25%
Altering the membership of a county's mental health advisory committee by including an individual with experience with mental health care for veterans or individuals serving in the military on the list of groups from which individuals may be appointe...
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2024-02-27
Second Reading Passed
MDSB403Intro
25%
Altering the definition of "accredited residential treatment center" for certain provisions of law governing hospitals and related institutions to include residential treatment centers accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation F...
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2024-02-27
Second Reading Passed
MDHB408Intro
25%
Altering the membership of a county's mental health advisory committee by including an individual with experience with mental health care for veterans or individuals serving in the military on the list of groups from which individuals may be appointe...
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2024-02-27
Second Reading Passed
MDHB576Intro
25%
Requiring a peace officer, when the peace officer receives a petition for emergency evaluation for an individual, to transport the emergency evaluee to a nearby emergency facility, rather than the nearest emergency facility; authorizing a psychiatric...
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2024-02-27
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
MDHB628Intro
25%
Altering the licensure requirements that the State Board of Professional Counselors and Therapists may waive, and the circumstances under which the requirements may be waived, for applicants for a license to practice clinical marriage and family ther...
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2024-02-27
Second Reading Passed
MDHB694Intro
25%
Establishing the Governor's Office for Children and the Special Secretary of the Governor's Office for Children as the head of the Office; requiring the Special Secretary to establish the ENOUGH grant program, subject to certain requirements; requiri...
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2024-02-27
To House Appropriations Committee
MDSB600Intro
25%
Requiring the Maryland Department of Health to study the feasibility of including removable full and partial dentures and setting adequate reimbursement rates for providers on a per-patient basis for house calls and extended care facility calls among...
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2024-02-27
Second Reading Passed
MDSB694Intro
25%
Requiring the Maryland Department of Health to contract with an independent consultant to conduct a certain study of the Health Services Cost Review Commission, the Maryland Health Care Commission, the Maryland Insurance Administration, and the Maryl...
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2024-02-27
Second Reading Passed
MDSB701Intro
25%
Altering the amount of funds in each of calendar years 2024 and 2025, the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange is authorized to designate for annual subsidies under the State-Based Young Adult Health Insurance Subsidies Pilot Program to include unspent f...
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2024-02-27
Second Reading Passed
MDHB755Intro
25%
Altering the membership of the State Board of Social Work Examiners; and repealing obsolete references to certified social worker licenses.
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2024-02-27
Second Reading Passed
MDSB821Intro
25%
Requiring the Maryland Insurance Administration to study professional employer organizations in the State to review certain regulations, history, health plans, requirements, and regulatory structures in other states and to address any potential impac...
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2024-02-27
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
MDHB1009Intro
25%
Altering, from 30 to 15, the number of years after completion of a project funded in part by a grant of the Federally Qualified Health Centers Grant Program after which the State may recover funding under certain circumstances.
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2024-02-27
To House Appropriations Committee
MDSB996Intro
25%
Requiring advanced practice registered nurses practicing as an advanced practice registered nurse in the State to notify patients in writing if the nurse does not maintain professional liability insurance coverage or if the coverage has lapsed and no...
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2024-02-27
Second Reading Passed
MDHB1173Intro
25%
Requiring, beginning in a certain year, a certain tobacco product manufacturer to pay a certain equity fee instead of depositing certain funds in a certain escrow account; authorizing a certain tobacco product manufacturer to contest the amount of th...
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2024-02-27
[Hearing: Mar 8 @ 2:00 pm]
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1439Intro
25%
Altering the purpose, contents, and sources of the funding of the Maryland Trauma Physician Services Fund; altering the methodology used to determine eligibility for disbursements from the Fund; altering the amount of the motor vehicle registration s...
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2024-02-27
To House Appropriations Committee
MDHB126Intro
25%
Requiring the Prince George's County Board of Education to require the curriculum for family life and human sexuality instruction in Prince George's County schools begin no later than grade 6, provide age-appropriate instruction, include certain medi...
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2024-02-26
Withdrawn by Sponsor
MDHB153Engross
50%
Adding an attorney who provides documentation that the attorney is representing a patient to the list of individuals to whom a health care provider is prohibited from charging a fee for providing copies of a medical record that will be used for the p...
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2024-02-26
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB34Engross
50%
Entering into the Social Work Licensure Compact for the purpose of authorizing regulated social workers who hold interstate compact licenses to practice social work in member states; establishing requirements for multistate licensure; establishing th...
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2024-02-26
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB425Engross
50%
Entering into the Advanced Practice Registered Nurse Compact; establishing criteria for participating states; authorizing an advanced practice registered nurse to practice in a party state under certain scope of practice rules; establishing the Inter...
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2024-02-26
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB522Engross
50%
Requiring each county board of education to establish a policy to accommodate students who need telehealth appointments during the school day; requiring each public middle and high school to designate a certain space for student telehealth appointmen...
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2024-02-26
To Senate Education, Energy, and the Environment Committee
MDHB558Engross
50%
Requiring the State Department of Education, in collaboration with the Maryland Department of Health, to develop a comprehensive health education framework; requiring each county board of education to create an age-appropriate curriculum that is cons...
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2024-02-26
To Senate Education, Energy, and the Environment Committee
MDHB670Intro
25%
Authorizing certain retirees who began State service before July 1, 2011, to be eligible for prescription drug benefits in the State Employee and Retiree Health and Welfare Benefits Program; specifying that prescription drug benefits shall be discont...
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2024-02-26
[Hearing: Mar 12 @ 12:00 pm]
To House Appropriations Committee
MDHB728Engross
50%
Requiring the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange to establish and implement the Qualified Resident Enrollment Program to facilitate the enrollment of qualified residents in qualified plans; providing that the operation and administration of the Program...
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2024-02-26
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB736Intro
25%
Requiring the Maryland Medical Assistance Program and certain insurers, nonprofit health service plans, and health maintenance organizations to cover nonprescription naloxone hydrochloride and any other drug or product that is approved by the federal...
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2024-02-26
Withdrawn by Sponsor
MDSB945Intro
25%
Requiring the Maryland Department of Health and the Maryland Insurance Administration jointly to conduct a study of Maryland Medical Assistance Program and commercial health insurance coverage to measure the number and percentage of individuals who h...
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2024-02-26
[Hearing: Mar 13 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB1043Intro
25%
Requiring the Maryland Department of Health and the Maryland Insurance Administration jointly to conduct a study of Maryland Medical Assistance Program and commercial health insurance coverage to measure the number and percentage of individuals who h...
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2024-02-26
Withdrawn by Sponsor
MDHB1091Intro
25%
Establishing the Reproductive Health Care Clinic Security Grant Program in the Governor's Office of Crime Prevention, Youth, and Victim Services to assist reproductive health care clinics in the State with costs associated with security improvements ...
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2024-02-26
[Hearing: Mar 12 @ 12:00 pm]
To House Appropriations Committee
MDSB151Engross
50%
Establishing a Workgroup on Health and Wellness in Prince George's County to review and evaluate health and wellness practices, programs, services, and resources in Prince George's County and make recommendations regarding best practices in health an...
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2024-02-23
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDSB212Engross
50%
Altering the membership and terms of members of the Behavioral Health Advisory Council; requiring the Commission on Behavioral Health Care Treatment and Access to meet jointly with the Council; and requiring the Commission, in coordination with the C...
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2024-02-23
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDSB220Engross
50%
Repealing the exceptions that allow the sale, distribution, or purchase of tobacco products, tobacco paraphernalia, and electronic smoking devices to or for certain individuals who are active duty members of the military; authorizing the Maryland Dep...
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2024-02-23
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDSB106Engross
50%
Altering the membership of the State Board of Social Work Examiners; and repealing obsolete references to certified social worker licenses.
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2024-02-23
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDSB197Engross
50%
Authorizing the Maryland Department of Health to reimburse a residential service agency for personal assistance services only if the personal assistance services are provided by an individual classified as an employee.
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2024-02-23
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDSB217Engross
50%
Conforming provisions of State health insurance law with existing federal requirements, including updating effective dates for federal regulations, clarifying federal consumer protection regulations resulting from changes to the federal No Surprises ...
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2024-02-23
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDSB409Engross
50%
Altering the licensure requirements that the State Board of Professional Counselors and Therapists may waive, and the circumstances under which the requirements may be waived, for applicants for a license to practice clinical marriage and family ther...
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2024-02-23
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDSB413Engross
50%
Prohibiting discrimination based on military status with regard to public accommodation, housing, employment, financial transactions, education, insurance, the provision of public utility services, and State personnel actions.
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2024-02-23
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB461Engross
50%
Renaming the State Advisory Council on Quality Care at the End of Life to be the State Advisory Council on Serious Illness Care.
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2024-02-23
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB1094Intro
25%
Authorizing a community-based organization to establish an overdose prevention site pilot program with the approval of the Maryland Department of Health and in consultation with the local health department; requiring a program to acquire gas chromato...
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2024-02-23
[Hearing: Mar 1 @ 2:00 pm]
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB39Engross
50%
Authorizing the Maryland Department of Health to reimburse a residential service agency for personal assistance services only if the personal assistance services are provided by an individual classified as an employee.
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2024-02-21
To Senate Finance Committee
MDSB578Engross
50%
Authorizing the Governor, beginning in fiscal year 2025 and each fiscal year thereafter, to include at least $500,000 in the annual budget for the Professional and Volunteer Firefighter Innovative Cancer Screening Technologies Program.
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2024-02-21
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
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