2008 Regular Session


File Code: Public Health
Sponsored By:
Delegates Montgomery, Ali, Barkley, Benson, Bronrott, Carr, Dumais, Feldman, Gutierrez, Haddaway, Hecht, Hubbard, Hucker, Kipke, Kullen, Lee, Mizeur, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Pendergrass, and Simmons
Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Child Abuse Medical Providers Initiative


Altering the name of a specified initiative in the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene; altering the duties of the Child Abuse Medical Providers (Maryland CHAMP) faculty; authorizing Maryland CHAMP to receive specified information from and consult with the Department; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occuring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Health and Government Operations
Hearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.
Hearing cancelled
Hearing 2/29 at 1:00 p.m.
Hearing cancelled
Hearing 2/29 at 12:00 p.m.
Favorable Report by Health and Government Operations
Favorable Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed
Third Reading Passed (138-0)
Returned Passed
Senate Action
First Reading Finance
Hearing 4/2 at 1:00 p.m.
Favorable Report by Finance
Favorable Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
Action after passage in House and Senate
Approved by the Governor
- Chapter 91

Sponsored by:

Delegate Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Delegate Saqib Ali, District 39
Delegate Charles Barkley, District 39
Delegate Joanne C. Benson, District 24
Delegate William A. Bronrott, District 16
Delegate Alfred C. Carr, Jr., District 18
Delegate Kathleen M. Dumais, District 15
Delegate Brian J. Feldman, District 15
Delegate Ana Sol Gutierrez, District 18
Delegate Jeannie Haddaway, District 37B
Delegate Sue Hecht, District 3A
Delegate James W. Hubbard, District 23A
Delegate Tom Hucker, District 20
Delegate Nicholaus R. Kipke, District 31
Delegate Sue Kullen, District 27B
Delegate Susan C. Lee, District 16
Delegate Heather R. Mizeur, District 20
Delegate Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, District 10
Delegate Nathaniel T. Oaks, District 41
Delegate Joseline A. Pena-Melnyk, District 21
Delegate Shane E. Pendergrass, District 13
Delegate Luiz R. S. Simmons, District 17

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Child Abuse and Neglect
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Investigations and Inquiries -see also- Crim Bckgrnd Invest.
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Physicians -see also- Dentists; Med Exmnrs; Psych; etc
Social Services -see also- Welfare

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Health - General
( 13-2201 , 13-2202 , 13-2203 , 13-2204 , 13-2206 , 13-2207 , 13-2207 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled, Chapter
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
March 17, 2008: Third Reading Passed (138-0)
April 1, 2008: Third Reading Passed (46-0)