SB0516 (CH0356)

Find a 2015 Bill:

2015 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Public Health - Overdose Response Program

Sponsored by:

Senator Klausmeier

Status:

Approved by the Governor - Chapter 356


Synopsis:Authorizing specified advanced practice nurses, in addition to specified nurse practitioners and pharmacists, to conduct specified overdose prevention educational training programs; providing for an exception to specified training requirements for a patient who receives a naloxone prescription under specified provisions of law; exempting specified persons who are authorized to dispense naloxone from specified prescription drug dispensing permit requirements; providing immunity from liability for specified persons; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Klausmeier, Currie, Eckardt, Ferguson, Madaleno, Middleton, Astle, Benson, Feldman, Hershey, Jennings, Kelley, Mathias, Pugh, and Reilly
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0745
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
Committee(s):
Finance  View Committee HearingHealth and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Controlled Dangerous Substances -see also- Drugs; Subst Abus
Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Emergency Medical Services
Good Samaritan
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Job Training
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Nurses
Patients
Pharmacists and Pharmacies
Physicians -see also- Dentists; Med Exmnrs; Psych; etc
Substance Abuse
Volunteers -see also- Maryland Service Corps
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:Article - Health - General
(13-3101, 13-3104, 13-3107, 13-3108, 13-3109, 13-3110, 13-3111)

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October 24, 2017 4:48 P.M.