HB1343 (CH0249)

2013 Regular Session



Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Workgroup on Cancer Clusters and Environmental Causes of Cancer

Sponsored by:

Delegate Glenn


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 249

Synopsis:Requiring the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, in consultation with the Department of the Environment, to convene a workgroup to examine issues relating to the investigation of potential cancer clusters in the State and potential environmental causes of cancer; specifying issues to be examined; requiring the workgroup to include specified legislators and representatives; requiring the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to report findings and recommendations of the workgroup on or before June 30, 2014; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Glenn, Anderson, Bromwell, Carter, Conaway, Cullison, Frush, Hubbard, Kach, A. Kelly, Mitchell, Morhaim, Murphy, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Stukes, Tarrant, M. Washington, Hammen, Pendergrass, Kipke, McDonough, Nathan-Pulliam, Elliott, Frank, Ready, and V. Turner
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0380
Introduced in a prior session as: HB1407 Session: 2012 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2013
Creates a Task Force or Commission
Health and Government Operations  View Committee HearingFinance
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Diseases -see also- AIDS; Rabies
Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
Hazardous and Toxic Substances -see also- Asbestos; Radiatn
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Medical Research

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