2013 Regular Session



Health Occupations - Certified Professional Midwives - Pilot Program

Sponsored by:

Delegate Kelly, A.


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Authorizing certified professional midwives to practice in the State if the certified professional midwife is certified to practice by the North American Registry of Midwives and by the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene; requiring certified professional midwives to file birthing plans with the Department that include prenatal counseling, preparation for an emergency, identification of an accessible hospital in the event of an emergency, and the filing of the result of the delivery and a birth certificate; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates A. Kelly, Afzali, Beidle, Carr, Cullison, George, Gutierrez, Haddaway-Riccio, Hogan, Hough, Hubbard, Hucker, Ivey, Kaiser, Kipke, Luedtke, Mizeur, Parrott, Pena-Melnyk, Ready, B. Robinson, S. Robinson, Stein, Stocksdale, V. Turner, and M. Washington
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2013
Health and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Health Occupations
Narrow Subject(s):Electronic Government
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Health -see also- Mental Health
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Public Information
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
Vital Records
Statutes:Article - Health Occupations
(6-101 through 6-109)

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October 2, 2015 9:11 A.M.