HB0245 (CH0090)

2013 Regular Session



Family Law - Substance-Exposed Newborns

Sponsored by:

Chair, Judiciary Committee


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 90

Synopsis:Requiring a health care practitioner involved in the delivery or care of a substance-exposed newborn to make a report to a local department of social services except under specified circumstances; establishing that a report made under the Act does not create a specified presumption; requiring the Department of Human Resources to submit a preliminary report to the General Assembly on or before October 1, 2014, and a final report on or before October 1, 2015; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Chair, Judiciary Committee (By Request - Departmental - Human Resources)
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
By Request of the Governor
Judiciary  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings  Listen to Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Family Law
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Child Abuse and Neglect
Controlled Dangerous Substances -see also- Drugs; Subst Abus
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Family Law -see also- Adoption; Annulment; Divorce; etc
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Human Resources, Department of
Juvenile Causes
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Physicians -see also- Dentists; Med Exmnrs; Psych; etc
Rules and Regulations
Social Services -see also- Welfare
Substance Abuse
Statutes:Article - Family Law

How a Bill Becomes Law

Legislative Lingo

Explanation of Floor Motions and Actions

October 24, 2017 1:00 P.M.