SB0082 (CH0214)

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2017 Regular Session



Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Renaming

Sponsored by:

Senator Middleton


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 214

Synopsis:Renaming the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to be the Maryland Department of Health; renaming the Secretary of Health and Mental Hygiene to be the Secretary of Health; providing that the Maryland Department of Health is the successor of the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene; providing that specified names and titles of a specified unit and officials in laws and other documents mean the names and titles of the successor unit and officials; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Middleton, Astle, Benson, Feldman, Hershey, Jennings, Klausmeier, Mathias, Reilly, and Rosapepe
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0180
Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
Finance  View Committee HearingHealth and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):State Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials
Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Annotated Code of Maryland
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Legislative Services, Department of
Statutes:Article - Health - General
(1-101, 2-101, 2-102)
Article - State Government

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November 28, 2017 1:09 P.M.