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Natalie M. LaPrade Medical Cannabis Commission - Definitions

Sponsored by:

Delegate Angel


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Defining "bona fide provider-patient relationship" for the purposes of certain provisions of law governing medical cannabis to mean a treatment or counseling relationship between a provider and a patient in which the provider has reviewed certain records and completed a certain assessment in person or through telehealth, has created and maintained certain records, and has a certain reasonable expectation; and defining "telehealth" for the purposes of certain provisions of law governing medical cannabis.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Angel
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Health and Government Operations
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Assessments
Cannabis -see also- Smoking
Counselors -see also- Guidance Counselors; Social Workers
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Statutes:Article - Health - General

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March 5, 2018 8:09 A.M.