MD HB145 | 2019 | Regular Session

Status

Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 28-4)
Status: Passed on April 30 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-04-30 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 285
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]

Summary

Requiring each administrator of a hospital to provide patients with a certain patient's bill of rights; requiring each administrator of a hospital to provide certain patients with an interpreter, a translator, or other accommodation to provide assistance to patients; requiring each administrator of a hospital to conspicuously post the patient's bill of rights on the hospital's website and in areas of the hospital accessible to patients and visitors; requiring the Department of Health to submit a certain report by January 1, 2021; etc.

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Title

Hospitals - Patient's Bill of Rights

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2019-03-27 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (45-0) (Y: 45 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2019-03-24 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (137-0) (Y: 137 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2019-03-13 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (138-0) (Y: 139 N: 1 NV: 2 Abs: 7) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2019-04-30HouseApproved by the Governor - Chapter 285
2019-04-03HousePassed Enrolled
2019-04-03HouseThird Reading Passed (137-0)
2019-04-03HouseHouse Concur - Senate Amendments
2019-04-02SenateThird Reading Passed with Amendments (45-0)
2019-03-28SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-03-28SenateFavorable with Amendments {967673/1 Report Adopted
2019-03-28SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Finance
2019-03-18SenateFirst Reading Finance
2019-03-18HouseThird Reading Passed (138-0)
2019-03-15HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-03-15HouseFavorable with Amendments {556389/1 Report Adopted
2019-03-15HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Health and Government Operations
2019-01-23HouseHearing 2/06 at 2:00 p.m.
2019-01-21HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations

Subjects


Maryland State Sources

TypeSource
Summaryhttp://mgaleg.maryland.gov/webmga/frmMain.aspx?id=hb0145&stab=01&pid=billpage&tab=subject3&ys=2019rs
Texthttp://mgaleg.maryland.gov/2019RS/bills/hb/hb0145f.pdf
Texthttp://mgaleg.maryland.gov/2019RS/bills/hb/hb0145t.pdf
Texthttp://mgaleg.maryland.gov/2019RS/bills/hb/hb0145e.pdf
Texthttp://mgaleg.maryland.gov/2019RS/Chapters_noln/CH_285_hb0145e.pdf
Amendmenthttp://mgaleg.maryland.gov//2019RS/amds/bil_0005/hb0145_55638901.pdf
Amendmenthttp://mgaleg.maryland.gov//2019RS/amds/bil_0005/hb0145_96767301.pdf
Supplementhttp://mgaleg.maryland.gov/2019RS/fnotes/bil_0005/hb0145.pdf
Supplementhttp://mgaleg.maryland.gov/2019RS/votes_comm/hb0145_hgo.pdf
Roll Callhttp://mgaleg.maryland.gov/2019RS/votes/House/0634.pdf
Supplementhttp://mgaleg.maryland.gov/2019RS/votes_comm/hb0145_fin.pdf
Roll Callhttp://mgaleg.maryland.gov/2019RS/votes/Senate/0948.pdf
Roll Callhttp://mgaleg.maryland.gov/2019RS/votes/House/1168.pdf

Bill Comments

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