MD SB609 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 4 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-03-11 - Unfavorable Report by Finance; Withdrawn
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring the Maryland Medical Assistance Program, subject to the limitations of the State budget, to provide coverage for any medically appropriate drug or other treatment for the treatment of a contagious disease that is determined to be necessary by the treating physician; requiring certain insurers, nonprofit health service plans, and health maintenance organizations to provide coverage for certain drugs or other treatments for the treatment of a contagious disease; etc.

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Maryland Medical Assistance Program and Health Insurance - Coverage - Treatment for Contagious Diseases



2019-03-11SenateUnfavorable Report by Finance; Withdrawn
2019-02-11SenateHearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-02-04SenateFirst Reading Finance


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