HB0403 (CH0225)

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Maryland Patient Referral Law - Compensation Arrangements Under Federally Approved Programs and Models

Sponsored by:

Delegate Pendergrass


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 225

Synopsis:Exempting, under specified circumstances, a health care practitioner who has a specified compensation arrangement with a health care entity from a provision of law that prohibits a health care practitioner from referring a patient or directing specified persons to refer a patient to a specified health care entity; providing that the exemption is null and void if the Maryland Insurance Commissioner issues a specified order; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegate Pendergrass
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0369
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2017
Health and Government Operations  View Committee HearingFinance  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Health Occupations
Health Care Facilities and Regulation
Insurance - Health
Narrow Subject(s):Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Federal Government
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Health Care Facilities -see also- Clinics; Hospices; etc
Health Insurance -see also- HMOS; Managed Care Organizations
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Insurance -see also- Health Ins; MAIF; Motor Vehicle Ins
Medical Assistance
Salaries and Compensation -see also- Overtime; Reimb. Rates
Statutes:Article - Health Occupations
Article - Insurance
(2-112, 15-143)

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November 28, 2017 1:00 P.M.