MD SB727 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 13-6)
Status: Passed on April 30 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-04-30 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 219
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Establishing the Professional and Volunteer Firefighter Innovative Cancer Screening Technologies Program in the Department of Health to provide grants to certain fire departments and volunteer fire companies to procure innovative cancer screening tests not generally conducted during routine physical exams or covered by insurance for the purpose of reducing cancer mortality among professional and volunteer firefighters; requiring the Governor for certain fiscal years to include at least $100,000 in the budget for the Program; etc.

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Health – Professional and Volunteer Firefighter Innovative Cancer Screening Technologies Program


Roll Calls

2019-03-30 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (139-0) (Y: 139 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2019-03-26 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (46-0) (Y: 46 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2019-04-30SenateApproved by the Governor - Chapter 219
2019-04-08SenateReturned Passed
2019-04-06HouseThird Reading Passed (139-0)
2019-04-05HouseSecond Reading Passed
2019-04-05HouseFavorable Report Adopted
2019-04-05HouseFavorable Report by Health and Government Operations
2019-04-05HouseHearing canceled
2019-04-05HouseHearing 4/05 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-04-04HouseHearing canceled
2019-04-04HouseHearing 4/05 at 11:00 a.m.
2019-04-03HouseHearing 4/04 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-04-03HouseRereferred to Health and Government Operations
2019-04-02HouseFirst Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
2019-04-01SenateThird Reading Passed (46-0)
2019-03-29SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-03-29SenateFavorable with Amendments {927676/1 Report Adopted
2019-03-29SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Finance
2019-02-11SenateHearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-02-04SenateFirst Reading Finance


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