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Public Health - Healthy Maryland Program - Establishment (Healthy Maryland Act of 2018)

Sponsored by:

Delegate Barron


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Establishing Healthy Maryland as a public corporation and a unit of State government to provide comprehensive universal health coverage for every Maryland resident; requiring Healthy Maryland to provide certain services, a certain system, certain choice and access to certain coordinators and certain providers, and certain financing for residents of the State on or before January 1, 2020; establishing the Health Maryland Board to organize, administer, and market Healthy Maryland and Healthy Maryland Services as a single-payer program; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Barron, Pena-Melnyk, Tarlau, Anderson, Angel, Barkley, Carr, Dumais, Ebersole, Fennell, Frush, Gibson, Gutierrez, Hayes, Healey, Hettleman, C. Howard, Jackson, Korman, Kramer, Lafferty, Lam, Luedtke, Moon, Morales, Mosby, Patterson, Platt, Reznik, Robinson, Turner, Valderrama, Waldstreicher, A. Washington, M. Washington, Wilkins, and K. Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB1002
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
Health and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Insurance - Health
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Budget and Management, Department of
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Community Facilities and Services
Communications -see also- Electronic Comm; Language; Telecom
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Health Benefit Exchange
Health Care Facilities -see also- Clinics; Hospices; etc
Health Insurance -see also- HMOS; Managed Care Organizations
Health Maintenance Organizations -see also- Manage Care Orgs
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Health Planning and Cost Review
Health Services Cost Review Commission
Investigations and Inquiries -see also- Crim Bckgrnd Invest
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Medical Assistance
Mental and Behavioral Health
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Public Corporations and Instrumentalities
Public Employees -see also- State Employees
Public Information
Real Property
Reimbursement Rates
Residency -see also- Immigrants and Citizenship
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
Salaries and Compensation -see also- Overtime; Reimb. Rates
State Employees
Statutes:Article - Health - General
(25-101 through 25-1204)
Article - Insurance
(31-101, 31-104, 31-105)
Article - State Finance and Procurement

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March 5, 2018 4:05 P.M.