2007 Regular Session


File Code: Public Health
Sponsored By:
Senators McFadden, Britt, Conway, Dyson, Forehand, Jones, Lenett, Madaleno, Pinsky, Raskin, Robey, and Zirkin
Maryland Medical Assistance Program and Maryland Children's Health Program - Eligibility


Expanding eligibility under the Maryland Medical Assistance Program to specified parents having incomes at or below specified levels, subject to specified limitations; requiring the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to provide guaranteed eligibility to specified enrollees in managed care organizations in the Maryland Children's Health Program for 6 months under specified circumstances; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Senate Action
First Reading Finance
Hearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Nathaniel J. McFadden, District 45
Senator Gwendolyn Britt, District 47
Senator Joan Carter Conway, District 43
Senator Roy P. Dyson, District 29
Senator Jennie M. Forehand, District 17
Senator Verna L. Jones, District 44
Senator Mike Lenett, District 19
Senator Richard S. Madaleno, Jr., District 18
Senator Paul G. Pinsky, District 22
Senator Jamie Raskin, District 20
Senator James N. Robey, District 13
Senator Bobby A. Zirkin, District 11

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Health -see also- Mental Health
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Medical Assistance
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Health - General
( 15-101 , 15-103 , 15-103 )


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