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2018 Regular Session



Public Health - Access to Emergency Contraception - Student Health Centers and Vending Machines

Sponsored by:

Delegate Morales


In the House - Hearing 3/14 at 1:00 p.m. (Health and Government Operations)

Synopsis:Requiring a public institution of higher education to require a student health center to provide during the regular hours of operation of the student health center on-site access to certain emergency contraception and contraceptive counseling or referrals for contraceptive counseling to other qualified health care providers; requiring a public institution of higher education to ensure the availability of certain emergency contraception at all times, such as through vending machines or other similar devices; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Morales, Hettleman, Angel, Atterbeary, Barkley, Barve, Carr, Clippinger, Cullison, Dumais, Fennell, Fraser-Hidalgo, Frush, Gilchrist, Gutierrez, Hayes, Jones, Kaiser, Kelly, Korman, Krimm, R. Lewis, Lierman, Luedtke, McIntosh, A. Miller, Moon, Mosby, Patterson, Pena-Melnyk, Platt, Queen, Reznik, Robinson, Rosenberg, Sanchez, Stein, Tarlau, Valderrama, Waldstreicher, A. Washington, M. Washington, Wilkins, and K. Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0969
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
Health and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Higher Education
Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Birth Control -see also- Reproductive Matters
Counselors -see also- Guidance Counselors; Social Workers
Federal Government
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Health Care Facilities -see also- Clinics; Hospices; etc
Higher Education -see also- Comm Colleges; Med Schools; etc.
Mental and Behavioral Health
Public Schools
State Universities and Colleges
Vending Machines
Statutes:Article - Education
Article - Health - General

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March 15, 2018 5:15 P.M.