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2017 Regular Session



Public Health - Drug Overdose Prevention Programs - Revisions

Sponsored by:

Chair, Health and Government Operations Committee


In the House - Hearing 3/16 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Authorizing the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to deny, suspend, revoke, or refuse to renew the registration of a person who manufactures, distributes, or dispenses a controlled dangerous substance in the State under specified conditions; requiring a local drug overdose fatality review team to review specified information and records related to a specified individual; providing the Overdose Response Program to authorize specified individuals to administer an opioid antagonist under specified circumstances; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Chair, Health and Government Operations Committee (By Request - Departmental - Health and Mental Hygiene)
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
By Request of the Governor
Health and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Health Occupations
Narrow Subject(s):Controlled Dangerous Substances -see also- Drugs; Subst Abus
Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Good Samaritan
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Registration -see also- Motor Vehicle Registration
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law
(5-301, 5-307)
Article - Health - General
(13-3101 through 13-3103, 13-3104 through 13-3106, 13-3107 through 13-3111, 5-901, 5-903 through 5-905)

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November 28, 2017 1:07 P.M.