HB1744 (CH0410)

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2018 Regular Session



Child Abuse and Neglect - Substance-Exposed Newborns - Reporting

Sponsored by:

Delegate Wilson


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 410

Synopsis:Altering the conditions under which a newborn is considered to be substance-exposed; and altering certain conditions under which a health care practitioner is not required to make a report concerning a substance-exposed newborn to a local department of social services.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegate Wilson
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2018
Judiciary  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Family Law
Narrow Subject(s):Child Abuse and Neglect
Controlled Dangerous Substances -see also- Drugs; Subst Abus
Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Health, Department of
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Rules and Regulations
Social Services -see also- Welfare
Substance Abuse
Statutes:Article - Family Law

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May 11, 2018 4:15 P.M.