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2018 Regular Session



Sickle–Cell Trait Screening, Treatment, Education, and Public Awareness (Journey’s Law)

Sponsored by:

Delegate Washington, A.


In the House - Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring the Statewide Steering Committee on Services for Adults with Sickle-Cell Disease to work in conjunction with members of the medical community in leading a certain comprehensive education and treatment program; calling the Maryland Department of Health, in conjunction with local health departments and the Steering Committee, to develop a certain public awareness campaign; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates A. Washington and Healey
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Health and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Diseases -see also- AIDS; Rabies
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Health Care Facilities -see also- Clinics; Hospices; etc
Health, Department of
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Mental and Behavioral Health
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
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March 14, 2018 12:57 P.M.