HB0994 (CH0464)

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2018 Regular Session



Maryland Medical Assistance Program - Family Planning Services

Sponsored by:

Delegate Barron


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 464

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:Delegates Barron, Hettleman, Pendergrass, Angel, Cullison, Hayes, Hill, Kelly, Kipke, Morales, Morgan, Pena-Melnyk, Platt, Rosenberg, Sample-Hughes, and K. Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0774
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
Creates a Task Force or Commission
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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
Youth -see also- Minors
Statutes:Article - Health - General
(15-148, 15-140)

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May 11, 2018 4:21 P.M.