2013 Regular Session



Tobacco-Related Disease Products Research, Development, and Commercialization Program

Sponsored by:

Senator Madaleno


In the House - First Reading Economic Matters and Health and Government Operations

Synopsis:Establishing the Tobacco-Related Disease Products Research, Development, and Commercialization Program and Fund; specifying the purposes of the Program and the Fund; requiring the Maryland Biotechnology Center in the Department of Business and Economic Development to administer the Fund; establishing criteria and award amounts for grants awarded under the Program; requiring recipients of Program funds to pay a royalty; requiring the Governor to make a specified appropriation beginning in fiscal year 2015; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Madaleno, Forehand, Garagiola, and Rosapepe
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0948
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2013
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Finance  Listen to Committee HearingEconomic Matters
Health and Government Operations
Broad Subject(s):Economic and Community Development
Narrow Subject(s):Appropriations
Business and Economic Development, Department of
Diseases -see also- AIDS; Rabies
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Health -see also- Mental Health
Industry and Technology
Investments -see also- Securities
Medical Research
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
Smoking -see also- Cigarettes
Statutes:Article - Economic Development
(5-1401 through 5-1406)
Article - State Finance and Procurement
(6-226, 7-317)

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October 24, 2017 1:09 P.M.