HB0228 (CH0159)

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Maryland Health Progress Act of 2013

Sponsored by:

Speaker

Status:

Approved by the Governor - Chapter 159


Synopsis:Altering eligibility requirements for the Maryland Medical Assistance Program and the definition of "former foster care adolescent" to conform to federal eligibility requirements; authorizing the Secretary of Health and Mental Hygiene to provide specified grants; adding to the purposes for which a specified assessment in hospital rates may be used; exempting the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange and its employees from specified provisions of law governing third party administrators; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Anderson, Barve, Bobo, Carr, Carter, Cullison, Davis, Donoghue, Feldman, Glenn, Griffith, Hammen, Hubbard, Hucker, A. Kelly, Lee, McIntosh, Mizeur, Morhaim, Murphy, Nathan-Pulliam, Pena-Melnyk, Pendergrass, Reznik, V. Turner, Vallario, and M. Washington
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0274
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2013, January 1, 2014, January 1, 2015
By Request of the Governor
Committee(s):
Health and Government Operations  View Committee HearingFinance  Listen to Committee Hearing
Budget and Taxation
Broad Subject(s):Insurance - Health
Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):AIDS
Appeals -see also- Judicial Review
Appropriations
Assessments
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Counselors -see also- Social Workers
Dentists
Disclosure
Discrimination
Diseases -see also- AIDS; Rabies
Federal Government
Foster Care
Fraud -see also- Forgery
Governor
Health -see also- Mental Health
Health Benefit Exchange
Health Care Commission
Health Insurance -see also- HMOS; Managed Care Organizations
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Health Maintenance Organizations -see also- Manage Care Orgs
Health Planning and Cost Review
Health Services Cost Review Commission
Hearings
Hospitals -see also- Clinics; State Hospitals
Insurance Administration
Investigations and Inquiries -see also- Crim Bckgrnd Invest
Job Training
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Managed Care Organizations -see also- Health Maint Orgs
Medical Assistance
Mental Health
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Notices
Organ Donorship
Patients
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Physicians -see also- Dentists; Med Exmnrs; Psych; etc
Pregnancy
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Reimbursement Rates
Reports
Restitution
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
Solicitation
State Employees
Sunset
Telephones
Tobacco
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Youth -see also- Minors
Statutes:Article - Health - General
(15-101, 15-103, 19-143, 19-214)
Article - Insurance
(14-502, 14-504, 15-1303, 15-140, 27-405, 31-101, 31-103, 31-106, 31-107, 31-107.1, 31-107.2, 31-108, 31-111, 31-112, 31-113, 31-113.1, 31-114, 31-115, 31-116, 31-117, 31-119, 6-101, 6-103.2, 8-301)

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October 29, 2013 9:18 P.M.