MD SB915 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Introduced on February 14 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-02-26 - Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring each county board of education to coordinate with the Vision for Maryland Program to ensure that certain students are able to receive eye examinations and, if necessary, eyeglasses; requiring each county board or county health department to provide eye examinations; requiring the Maryland Department of Health to carry out the Program in consultation with certain entities; requiring an annual report to certain legislative committees regarding the number of students who received eyeglasses or examinations; etc.

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Public School Students - Vision Services and the Vision for Maryland Program



2019-02-26SenateHearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-02-21SenateRereferred to Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2019-02-14SenateFirst Reading Senate Rules


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