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Controlled Dangerous Substances - Distributors - Reporting Suspicious Orders

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In the House - Hearing 3/27 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring a certain distributor of controlled dangerous substances to report certain suspicious orders to the Maryland Department of Health and the Office of the Attorney General; authorizing a certain distributor to satisfy a certain reporting obligation by providing to the Department and the Office of the Attorney General copies of certain reports; and requiring that the Department and the Office of the Attorney General maintain certain reports confidentially, with a certain exception.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:The President (By Request - Office of the Attorney General) and Senators Brochin, Kelley, Lee, Muse, Norman, Ramirez, Smith and Zirkin
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1480
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee HearingHealth and Government Operations
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Public Safety
Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Attorney General
Controlled Dangerous Substances -see also- Drugs; Subst Abus
Dealers -see also- Motor Vehicle Dealers and Salesmen
Health, Department of
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law

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March 12, 2018 3:40 P.M.