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2018 Regular Session



Public and Nonpublic Schools - Student Sickle Cell Disease Management Programs

Sponsored by:

Delegate Patterson


In the House - Hearing 2/15 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring the State Department of Education and the Maryland Department of Health to establish certain guidelines for certain employees to utilize in the management of a student's sickle cell disease while the student is on the premises of a public or nonpublic school during certain hours and at school-sponsored activities, in collaboration with certain individuals; requiring a county board of education, on or before July 1, 2019, to establish a policy for public schools within its jurisdiction to utilize certain guidelines; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Patterson, Ali, Angel, D. Barnes, Branch, Brooks, Carr, Conaway, Cullison, Davis, Fennell, Gaines, Gibson, Glenn, Haynes, Holmes, C. Howard, Jalisi, Jones, J. Lewis, R. Lewis, Morales, Pena-Melnyk, Proctor, Queen, Sample-Hughes, Sydnor, Turner, A. Washington, M. Washington, and Wilkins
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0161
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
Bill imposes a local government mandate which is a directive in a bill requiring a local government unit to perform a task or assume a responsibility that has a discernible fiscal impact on the local government unit
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Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Diseases -see also- AIDS; Rabies
Education, Boards of
Education, State Board of
Health, Department of
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Parents and Guardians -see also- Adoption; Child Custody
Private Schools
Public Schools
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Education

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February 16, 2018 2:45 P.M.