MD HB940 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on April 1 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-04-08 - Third Reading Passed with Amendments (41-3)
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Requiring the Health Services Cost Review Commission to conduct a study, in conjunction with the Maryland Health Care Commission and certain stakeholders, on the feasibility and desirability of allowing for an unregulated space in a hospital operating room as a pilot project; and requiring the Health Services Cost Review Commission to report to the Senate Finance Committee and the House Health and Government Operations Committee by June 30, 2020, on the results and findings of the study.

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Unregulated Space in Hospital Operating Suites Pilot Project – Study


Roll Calls

2019-04-02 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed with Amendments (41-3) (Y: 41 N: 3 NV: 2 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2019-03-22 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (131-0) (Y: 131 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 7) [PASS]


2019-04-08SenateThird Reading Passed with Amendments (41-3)
2019-04-08SenateFloor Amendment {963528/1 (Senator Hershey) Adopted
2019-04-08SenateSpecial Order until later today (Senator Hershey) Adopted
2019-04-08SenateSecond Reading Passed
2019-04-08SenateFavorable Report Adopted
2019-04-08SenateFavorable Report by Finance
2019-04-08SenateHearing 4/08 at 2:00 p.m.
2019-04-05SenateRereferred to Finance
2019-04-02SenateFirst Reading Senate Rules
2019-04-01HouseThird Reading Passed (131-0)
2019-03-29HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-03-29HouseFavorable with Amendments {536180/1 Report Adopted
2019-03-28HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Health and Government Operations
2019-02-13HouseHearing 3/04 at 3:00 p.m.
2019-02-13HouseHearing canceled
2019-02-13HouseHearing 3/04 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-02-08HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations


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