MD HB247 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 10-3)
Status: Introduced on January 24 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-03-11 - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring the Maryland Health Care Commission, in consultation with the Maternal and Child Health Bureau, the Vital Statistics Administration, and interested stakeholders, to conduct a study regarding the surgical birth rate in the State; requiring the Commission to examine the rate of complications, increased health care costs and global research programs related to surgical births; requiring the Commission to report its recommendations to certain committees of the General Assembly on or before November 1, 2020; etc.

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Maryland Health Care Commission - Surgical Birth Rate - Study



2019-03-11HouseUnfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
2019-01-31HouseHearing 2/13 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-01-24HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations


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