HB0724 (CH0724)

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Public Health - Copies of Medical Records - Fees

Sponsored by:

Delegate Oaks


Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 724

Synopsis:Altering a specified provision of law to authorize health care providers to require specified persons to pay a cost-based fee for providing specified information; altering the fees health care providers and hospitals may charge for copying and mailing specified medical records and for retrieving and preparing specified medical records; authorizing specified hospitals and other health care providers to charge specified fees for electronic copies of specified medical records; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Oaks, West, Reznik, Pena-Melnyk, Rose, and Krebs
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0462
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
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Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Health Care Facilities and Regulation
Health Occupations
Narrow Subject(s):Consumer Price Index
Electronic Government
Federal Government
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Health -see also- Mental Health
Health Care Facilities -see also- Clinics; Hospices; etc
Health and Higher Educational Facilities Authority
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Hospitals -see also- Clinics; State Hospitals
Postal Service
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Statutes:Article - Health - General

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