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2014 Regular Session



Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Adult Dependent Care Providers - Maryland Background Check Program

Sponsored by:

Chair, Health and Government Operations Committee


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Establishing the Maryland Background Check Program in the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene; providing for the purpose of the Program; requiring an adult dependent care provider to obtain a specified fitness determination from the Program for specified employees; requiring an adult dependent care provider to require specified applicants to submit specified documentation and to submit to a preliminary screening and a State and national criminal history records check to obtain a specified fitness determination; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Chair, Health and Government Operations Committee (By Request - Departmental - Health and Mental Hygiene)
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
By Request of the Governor
Health and Government Operations   View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Health Occupations
Narrow Subject(s):Abuse -see also- Child Abuse & Neg.; Elder Abuse & Neg., etc
Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Appeals -see also- Judicial Review
Assisted Living -see also- Group Homes
Auditors and Audits
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Community Facilities and Services
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Criminal Background Investigations
Developmental Disabilities
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
Elder Abuse and Neglect
Elderly Persons
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Group Homes -see also- Assisted Living
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Home Care Services -see also- Respite Care
Hospitals -see also- Clinics; State Hospitals
Legislative Services, Department of
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Long-Term Care -see also- Continuing Care; Nursing Homes
Nursing Homes -see also- Continuing Care; Long-Term Care
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
Volunteers -see also- Maryland Service Corps
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc

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October 24, 2017 1:54 P.M.