MD HB399 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 49-1)
Status: Engrossed on March 7 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-03-08 - First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Pending: Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Authorizing an individual to request aid in dying by making certain requests; prohibiting another individual from requesting aid in dying on behalf of an individual; requiring a certain request to be made in a certain manner; requiring a written request for aid in dying to meet certain requirements; establishing certain requirements for witnesses to a written request for aid in dying; requiring a written request for aid in dying to be in a certain form; etc.

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End-of-Life Option Act (Richard E. Israel and Roger "Pip" Moyer Act)


Roll Calls

2019-03-07 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (74-66) (Y: 75 N: 67 NV: 1 Abs: 6) [PASS]


2019-03-08SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings
2019-03-07HouseThird Reading Passed (74-66)
2019-03-06HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-03-04HouseSpecial Order until 03/06 (Delegate Pendergrass) Adopted
2019-03-04HouseFavorable with Amendments {816189/1 Report Adopted
2019-03-04HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Health and Government Operations
2019-02-15HouseHearing 2/15 at 1:30 p.m. (Health and Government Operations) and Hearing 2/15 at 1:30 p.m. (Judiciary)
2019-01-31HouseHearing 2/15 at 1:30 p.m. (Health and Government Operations)
2019-01-31HouseHearing canceled (Health and Government Operations)
2019-01-31HouseHearing 2/15 at 1:00 p.m. (Health and Government Operations)
2019-01-30HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations and Judiciary


Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments