SB0502

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Maryland Medical Assistance Program - Judgments - Third-Party Tortfeasors

Sponsored by:

Senator Astle

Status:

In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings


Synopsis:Requiring a specified judgment obtained in favor of a Maryland Medical Assistance Program recipient to be increased by a specified amount under specified circumstances; authorizing the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to collect from a Program recipient the full amount of specified payments in specified circumstances; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Astle
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0600
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Committee(s):
Judicial Proceedings  Listen to Committee Hearing
Finance
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Debt Collection -see also- Attachments and Garnishments
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Judgments
Medical Assistance
Patients
Torts -see also- Libel and Slander; Med Malp; Wrongful Death
Statutes:Article - Health - General
(15-120)

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October 24, 2017 1:09 P.M.