2013 Regular Session



Health - Overdose Response Program - Establishment

Sponsored by:

Delegate Bromwell


Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)

Synopsis:Providing for an Overdose Response Program overseen by the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene; requiring the Department to adopt regulations and authorizing the Department to take other actions; specifying the requirements an individual must meet to qualify for a specified certificate; authorizing a certified individual to receive a prescription for naloxone and supplies, possess prescribed naloxone and supplies, and administer naloxone, under specified circumstances, to specified individuals; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Bromwell, Hammen, Pendergrass, Cullison, Donoghue, Elliott, Frank, Hubbard, Kach, A. Kelly, Krebs, McDonough, Morhaim, Murphy, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Ready, Reznik, Tarrant, and V. Turner
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0610
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
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Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Health Occupations
Narrow Subject(s):Community Facilities and Services
Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Emergency Medical Services
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Health Care Facilities -see also- Clinics; Hospices; etc
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Pharmacists and Pharmacies
Physicians -see also- Dentists; Med Exmnrs; Psych; etc
Rules and Regulations
Social Services -see also- Welfare
Substance Abuse
Volunteers -see also- Maryland Service Corps
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:Article - Health - General
(13-3101 through 13-3109)

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