2007 Regular Session


File Code: Insurance - Health
Sponsored By:
Delegates Mizeur, Beidle, Benson, Bromwell, Hixson, Hubbard, Ivey, N. King, Pena-Melnyk, and Tarrant
Health Insurance - Young Adult Coverage Expansion Act


Requiring the Maryland Children's Health Program to provide comprehensive medical care and other health care services to specified young adults, subject to specified limitations; providing for the administration of the Maryland Children's Health Program for young adults through the MCHP premium plan; requiring young adults to agree to pay a contribution to enroll and participate in the Maryland Children's Health Program; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

House Action
First Reading Health and Government Operations
Hearing 3/15 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Heather Mizeur, District 20
Delegate Pamela Beidle, District 32
Delegate Joanne C. Benson, District 24
Delegate Eric M. Bromwell, District 8
Delegate Sheila E. Hixson, District 20
Delegate James W. Hubbard, District 23A
Delegate Jolene Ivey, District 47
Delegate Nancy J. King, District 39
Delegate Joseline Pena-Melnyk, District 21
Delegate Shawn Z. Tarrant, District 40

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Fees -see also- Devt Fees and Taxes; Reimbursement Rates
Health -see also- Mental Health
Health Insurance -see also- HMOS; Managed Care Organizations
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Health Maintenance Organizations -see also- Manage Care Orgs
Medical Assistance
Youth -see also- Minors

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Health - General
( 15-301 , 15-301.1 , 19-706 )
( 15-418 )


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