MD SB570 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 8-0)
Status: Introduced on February 4 2019 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2019-03-13 - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Prohibiting a person from distributing fentanyl, any structural variation of fentanyl, or any analogue of fentanyl, the use of which is a contributing cause of the death of another; establishing penalties for a violation of the Act; and providing that an individual who lawfully prescribes or administers fentanyl to an individual shall be immune from criminal prosecution for a violation of the Act.

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Distribution of Fentanyl Resulting in Death



2019-03-13SenateUnfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
2019-02-12SenateHearing 2/22 at 9:00 a.m.
2019-02-12SenateHearing canceled
2019-02-06SenateHearing 2/22 at 12:00 p.m.
2019-02-04SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings


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