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Maryland Medical Assistance Program - Family Planning Services

Sponsored by:

Delegate Barron


In the House - Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Synopsis:Requiring the Maryland Department of Health to apply to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for a certain State plan amendment to the Family Planning Program; altering the length of the period for which the Maryland Medical Assistance Program and the Maryland Children's Health Program is required to provide coverage to enrollees for a single dispensing of a supply of prescription contraceptives from 6 to 12 months; requiring the Department to establish a certain workgroup; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
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
Health 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, Department of
Medical Assistance
Youth -see also- Minors
Statutes:Article - Health - General
(15-148, 15-140)

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March 16, 2018 1:18 P.M.