HB0874 (CH0619)

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2014 Regular Session



County Health Officers - Authority of County Governing Body and Secretary of Health and Mental Hygiene

Sponsored by:

Delegate Pena-Melnyk


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 619

Synopsis:Requiring the governing body of a county to establish a specified process for making a recommendation to the Secretary of Health and Mental Hygiene for the appointment of a health officer; providing for the confidentiality of specified information; providing that specified meetings are closed; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Pena-Melnyk, Busch, Costa, Hammen, Hubbard, Nathan-Pulliam, Tarrant, and V. Turner
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): January 31, 2015
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):Public Health
State Government - Personnel
Narrow Subject(s):Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Health -see also- Mental Health
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Public Officials -see also- Atty Gen; Compt; Coun Admin; etc
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc

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