HB0518 (CH0668)

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2017 Regular Session



Public Health - Prenatal HIV Testing

Sponsored by:

Delegate Morhaim


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 668

Synopsis:Requiring the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, in consultation with stakeholders, to adopt regulations establishing requirements for prenatal HIV testing; requiring providers of prenatal medical care to follow the Department's requirements for prenatal HIV testing; requiring the Department to provide the requirements established for prenatal HIV testing to hospitals that offer obstetric services and specified organizations; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Morhaim, Kelly, and West
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Health and Government Operations  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Chemical Tests
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Counselors -see also- Guidance Counselors; Social Workers
Diseases -see also- AIDS; Rabies
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Health Care Facilities -see also- Clinics; Hospices; etc
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Hospitals -see also- Clinics; State Hospitals
Physicians -see also- Dentists; Med Exmnrs; Psych; etc
Reimbursement Rates
Rules and Regulations
Salaries and Compensation -see also- Overtime; Reimb. Rates
Women -see also- Gender
Statutes:Article - Health - General

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November 28, 2017 1:01 P.M.