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Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Renaming

Sponsored by:

Delegate Morhaim


Veto sustained (0-140)

Synopsis:Renaming the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to be the Maryland Department of Health; renaming the Secretary of Health and Mental Hygiene to be the Secretary of Health; providing that the Maryland Department of Health is the successor of the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene; providing that specified names and titles of a specified unit and officials in laws and other documents mean the names and titles of the successor unit and officials; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Morhaim, Kipke, Oaks, West, Pendergrass, Bromwell, Angel, Barron, Hayes, Hill, Kelly, Krebs, McDonough, Metzgar, Miele, Morales, Morgan, Pena-Melnyk, Platt, Rosenberg, Saab, Sample-Hughes, Szeliga, and K. Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0082
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
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Broad Subject(s):State Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials
Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Annotated Code of Maryland
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Legislative Services, Department of
Public Officials -see also- Atty Gen; Compt; Coun Admin; etc
Statutes:Article - Health - General
(1-101, 2-101, 2-102)
Article - State Government

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January 11, 2018 7:30 A.M.