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2018 Regular Session



Maryland Medical Assistance Program - Dental Coverage for Adults

Sponsored by:

Senator Middleton


In the Senate - Hearing 2/07 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring the Maryland Medical Assistance Program, under certain circumstances, to provide limited dental coverage for certain adults beginning on January 1, 2020, and subject to certain limitations; requiring the Maryland Department of Health, in consultation with certain stakeholders, to study and recommend ways to structure adult dental coverage so as to balance fiscal constraints with the dental needs of enrollees; and requiring the Department to report to the Governor and the General Assembly on or before January 1, 2019.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Middleton and Guzzone
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
Finance  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Dental Hygienists
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Health, Department of
Indigent Persons
Medical Assistance
Statutes:Article - Health - General
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February 8, 2018 1:35 P.M.