SB0774 (CH0465)

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2018 Regular Session



Maryland Medical Assistance Program – Family Planning Services

Sponsored by:

Senator Benson


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 465

Synopsis:Requiring the Maryland Department of Health to apply to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for a State plan amendment to the Family Planning Program; altering from 6 to 12 months the time period for a single dispensing of a supply of prescription contraceptives under certain programs; requiring, by October 1, 2020, the Department, along with the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange, to establish a presumptive eligibility process and integrate a certain process for the Family Planning Program into the Maryland Health Connection, etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senator Benson
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0994
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
Creates a Task Force or Commission
Finance  View Committee HearingHealth and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Birth Control -see also- Reproductive Matters
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Health Benefit Exchange
Health, Department of
Medical Assistance
Reproductive Matters -see also- Abortion; Birth Control
Youth -see also- Minors
Statutes:Article - Health - General
(15-148, 15-140)

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May 11, 2018 4:21 P.M.