2013 Regular Session



Health Care Facilities and Pharmacies - Sale of Tobacco Products - Prohibition

Sponsored by:

Delegate Frush


In the House - Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Establishing, as a condition of licensure, that tobacco products be prohibited from being sold in specified hospitals, related institutions, and nursing homes; requiring that specified regulations prohibit the sale of tobacco products in specified freestanding medical facilities and hospice facilities; requiring the Secretary of Health and Mental Hygiene to adopt specified regulations that prohibit the sale of tobacco products in specified freestanding ambulatory care facilities; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Frush
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Economic Matters  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Health Care Facilities and Regulation
Health Occupations
Narrow Subject(s):Cigarettes -see also- Smoking
Health Care Facilities -see also- Clinics; Hospices; etc
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Hospitals -see also- Clinics; State Hospitals
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Nursing Homes -see also- Continuing Care; Long-Term Care
Pharmacists and Pharmacies
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Health - General
(19-1401.2, 19-319, 19-3A-02, 19-3B-03, 19-903)
Article - Health Occupations

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October 24, 2017 1:06 P.M.