SB0216 (CH0067)

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Maryland Caregivers Support Coordinating Council - Renaming and Altering Membership and Duties

Sponsored by:

Senator Kelley


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 67

Synopsis:Renaming the Maryland Caregivers Support Coordinating Council to be the Maryland Commission on Caregiving; altering the membership of the Commission to include specified members of the General Assembly; requiring the Governor, when appointing members, to consider groups representing specified individuals such as those with disabilities, disorders affecting an entire lifespan, and those who reflect the diversity of the State; requiring the Commission to provide ongoing analysis of best practices in family caregiver support programs; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Kelley, Astle, Benson, King, Klausmeier, Lee, Manno, Mathias, Middleton, Nathan-Pulliam, Robinson, Rosapepe, Feldman, Hershey, Jennings, and Reilly
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0769
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Finance  View Committee HearingHealth and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Disabled
Narrow Subject(s):Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Home Care Services -see also- Respite Care
Mental and Behavioral Health
Respite Care
Statutes:Article - Human Services
(10-702, 10-705, 7-301 through 7-305)

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November 28, 2017 1:09 P.M.