2009 Regular Session


File Code: Health Care Facilities and Regulation Prior Year Introduction As: HB 1105/06 - HGO
Sponsored By:
Delegates Morhaim, Hammen, and Hubbard
Hospitals - Certificate of Need and Rate-Setting - High Performance Buildings


Requiring the Maryland Health Care Commission to adopt regulations for certification of need that require specified hospital projects to incorporate the requirements for a high performance building; and requiring the Health Services Cost Review Commission, in the determination of reasonable rates for each facility, to take into account the costs of hospital projects that incorporate the requirements for a high performance building.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Health and Government Operations
Hearing 2/12 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations Withdrawn
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Dan K. Morhaim, District 11
Delegate Peter A. Hammen, District 46
Delegate James W. Hubbard, District 23A

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Energy Matters -see also- Fuel; Power Plants; Solar Energy
Health Care Commission
Health Planning and Cost Review
Health Services Cost Review Commission
Hospitals -see also- Clinics; State Hospitals
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Rules and Regulations

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Health - General
( 19-120 , 19-220 )
State Finance and Procurement
( 3-602.1 )


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