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Maryland Medical Assistance Program - Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Benefits - Parity

Sponsored by:

Delegate Haynes


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Providing that specified provisions of law apply to mental health and substance use disorder benefits provided by the Maryland Medical Assistance Program or administered by an administrative services organization; requiring the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to use the standards used to determine compliance with the federal Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act in determining compliance with a specified provision of law; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Haynes, Bromwell, Cullison, Glenn, Hill, Lam, Morhaim, Oaks, Reznik, Turner, and K. Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0430
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
Health and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Diseases -see also- AIDS; Rabies
Federal Government
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Medical Assistance
Mental Health
Substance Abuse
Statutes:Article - Health - General
Article - Insurance

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