MD SB251 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-0)
Status: Passed on May 25 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-05-25 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 728
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Providing that a minor has the same capacity as an adult to consent to treatment for the prevention of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV).

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Public Health - Treatment for the Prevention of HIV - Consent by Minors


Roll Calls

2019-03-18 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (111-19) (Y: 112 N: 20 NV: 4 Abs: 13) [PASS]
2019-03-13 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (47-0) (Y: 48 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2019-05-25SenateEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 728
2019-03-26SenateReturned Passed
2019-03-25HouseThird Reading Passed (111-19)
2019-03-22HouseSecond Reading Passed
2019-03-22HouseFavorable Report Adopted
2019-03-21HouseFavorable Report by Health and Government Operations
2019-03-16HouseHearing 3/20 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-03-14HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations
2019-03-13SenateThird Reading Passed (47-0)
2019-03-11SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-03-11SenateFavorable with Amendments {917278/1 Report Adopted
2019-03-08SenateLaid Over (Senator Simonaire) Adopted
2019-03-08SenateFavorable with Amendments {917278/1
2019-03-07SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Finance
2019-01-28SenateHearing 2/06 at 1:30 p.m.
2019-01-25SenateFirst Reading Finance


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Bill Comments