SB0163 (CH0441)

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2018 Regular Session



Public Health – Community Health Workers – Advisory Committee and Certification

Sponsored by:

Senator Nathan-Pulliam


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 441

Synopsis:Establishing the State Community Health Worker Advisory Committee to advise the Maryland Department of Health on matters relating to the certification and training of community health workers; requiring the Department to adopt regulations for accrediting certain training programs; requiring that certain written materials be in the preferred language of Advisory Committee members, as necessary; providing that, subject to an exception, a certified community health worker training program must be approved before operating in the State; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Nathan-Pulliam, Ferguson, Guzzone, Kelley, Madaleno, McFadden, Robinson, and Rosapepe
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0490
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
FinanceHealth and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Health Occupations
Narrow Subject(s):Appeals -see also- Judicial Review
Associations -see also- Cooperative Associations
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Continuing Education -see also- Job Training
Criminal Background Investigations
Dietitians and Nutritionists
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Health, Department of
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Higher Education -see also- Comm Colleges; Med Schools; etc.
Higher Education Commission
Hospitals -see also- Clinics; State Hospitals
Job Training -see also- Continuing Education
Labor, Licensing, and Regulation, Department of
Language -see also- Communication; Electronic Comm; Telecomm
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
Social Services -see also- Welfare
Social Workers
Statutes:Article - Health - General
(13-3601 through 13-3609)

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May 11, 2018 4:17 P.M.