2008 Regular Session


File Code: Public Health Prior Year Introduction As: HB 400/07 - HGO
Sponsored By:
Delegates Montgomery, Hucker, Ali, Anderson, Barkley, Benson, Bobo, Carr, V. Clagett, Conaway, Doory, Frush, Gutierrez, Hixson, Hubbard, Kaiser, Lee, Manno, McIntosh, Nathan-Pulliam, Niemann, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Reznik, Rice, Riley, Rosenberg, Taylor, V. Turner, Valderrama, and Waldstreicher
Maryland Universal Health Care Plan


Establishing the Maryland Universal Health Care Plan; specifying the purposes of the Plan; establishing the State Board of Governors of the Maryland Universal Health Care Plan; specifying the membership of the Board of Governors and the terms, duties, and powers of the members of the Board of Governors; authorizing the Board of Governors to adopt specified regulations; requiring the Board of Governors to appoint an executive director; specifying eligibility requirements for membership in the Plan; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occuring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Health and Government Operations
Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Delegate Saqib Ali, District 39
Delegate Curt Anderson, District 43
Delegate Charles Barkley, District 39
Delegate Joanne C. Benson, District 24
Delegate Elizabeth Bobo, District 12B
Delegate Alfred C. Carr, Jr., District 18
Delegate Virginia P. Clagett, District 30
Delegate Frank M. Conaway, Jr., District 40
Delegate Ann Marie Doory, District 43
Delegate Barbara Frush, District 21
Delegate Ana Sol Gutierrez, District 18
Delegate Sheila E. Hixson, District 20
Delegate James W. Hubbard, District 23A
Delegate Tom Hucker, District 20
Delegate Anne R. Kaiser, District 14
Delegate Susan C. Lee, District 16
Delegate Roger P. Manno, District 19
Delegate Maggie McIntosh, District 43
Delegate Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, District 10
Delegate Doyle L. Niemann, District 47
Delegate Nathaniel T. Oaks, District 41
Delegate Joseline A. Pena-Melnyk, District 21
Delegate Kirill Reznik, District 39
Delegate Craig L. Rice, District 15
Delegate B. Daniel Riley, District 34A
Delegate Samuel I. Rosenberg, District 41
Delegate Herman L. Taylor, Jr., District 14
Delegate Veronica Turner, District 26
Delegate Kriselda Valderrama, District 26
Delegate Jeff Waldstreicher, District 18

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Auditors and Audits
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Federal Government
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
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Health Planning and Cost Review
Home Care Services -see also- Respite Care
Hospitals -see also- Clinics; State Hospitals
Medical Assistance
Mental Health
Nonresidents -see also- Aliens
Physicians -see also- Dentists; Med Exmnrs; Psych; etc
Public Information
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Reimbursement Rates
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
Uncompensated Care
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Health - General
( 25-101 , 25-101 , 25-201 , 25-202 , 25-301 , 25-302 , 25-303 , 25-304 , 25-305 , 25-306 , 25-401 , 25-402 , 25-403 , 25-404 , 25-405 , 25-501 , 25-502 , 25-503 , 25-601 , 25-701 )


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