HB0862 (CH0485)

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2015 Regular Session



Vital Records - New Certificates of Birth - Sex Change or Diagnosis of an Intersex Condition

Sponsored by:

Delegate Moon


Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 485

Synopsis:Requiring the Secretary of Health and Mental Hygiene, under specified circumstances, to make a new certificate of birth for an individual whose sex has been changed or who has been diagnosed with an intersex condition; requiring that a specified sex designation and, under specified circumstances, a specified name be on the new certificate of birth; prohibiting a new certificate of birth from having specified markings or showing on its face specified changes; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Moon, Cullison, Barkley, Carr, Fraser-Hidalgo, Gutierrez, Kaiser, Kelly, Korman, Lam, Luedtke, McIntosh, Morales, Platt, Reznik, S. Robinson, Rosenberg, Smith, Tarlau, M. Washington, and Zucker
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0743
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
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Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Health -see also- Mental Health
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Physicians -see also- Dentists; Med Exmnrs; Psych; etc
Social Workers
Vital Records
Statutes:Article - Health - General
(4-201, 4-211, 4-214)

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