2007 Regular Session


File Code: Insurance - Health
Sponsored By:
Delegates Valderrama, Ali, Ivey, Kramer, Lee, and Rice
Maryland Children's Health Program - Expansion of Eligibility


Altering the income eligibility requirements for the Maryland Children's Health Program; authorizing the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to determine the amount of a specified family contribution; repealing provisions of law that require the Department to set annual family contributions at specified amounts; requiring the Department to provide a specified report to specified committees of the General Assembly on or before July 1, 2008; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

House Action
First Reading Health and Government Operations
Hearing 2/16 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Kriselda Valderrama, District 26
Delegate Saqib Ali, District 39
Delegate Jolene Ivey, District 47
Delegate Benjamin F. Kramer, District 19
Delegate Susan C. Lee, District 16
Delegate Craig L. Rice, District 15

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Health Insurance -see also- HMOS; Managed Care Organizations
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Medical Assistance
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Health - General
( 15-301 , 15-301.1 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered