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2015 Regular Session



Public Health - Opioid Maintenance Programs - Licensing

Sponsored by:

Delegate Washington, M.


In the House - Hearing cancelled

Synopsis:Requiring that regulations adopted by the Secretary of Health and Mental Hygiene include a requirement that the process for approval of a license for an opioid maintenance program include the number of existing slots in programs in a catchment area and the number of individuals in need of specified services in a catchment area, the severity of drug-related crime in a catchment area, the population at risk of opioid addiction in a catchment area, and the need for an opiod maintenance program in a specified catchment area; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate M. Washington
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
Health and Government Operations
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Assessments
Controlled Dangerous Substances -see also- Drugs; Subst Abus
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Rules and Regulations
Substance Abuse
Statutes:Article - Health - General

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October 24, 2017 4:44 P.M.