2009 Regular Session


File Code: Public Health Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 635
Sponsored By:
Delegates Montgomery, Bromwell, Costa, Donoghue, Hammen, and Oaks
Maryland Medical Assistance Program - Uniform Statewide Transportation System for Nonemergency Services


Requiring the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to develop and implement a specified uniform statewide transportation system for specified Maryland Medical Assistance Program recipients; requiring the transportation system to be operated by a single entity that responds directly to the Department; requiring the Department to select an entity to operate the transportation system through a competitive bid process on or before a October 1, 2009; etc.

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 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations Withdrawn
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Delegate Eric M. Bromwell, District 8
Delegate Robert A. Costa, District 33B
Delegate John P. Donoghue, District 2C
Delegate Peter A. Hammen, District 46
Delegate Nathaniel T. Oaks, District 41

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Health -see also- Mental Health
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Medical Assistance
Nursing Homes -see also- Continuing Care; Long Term Care
Reimbursement Rates
State Aid
Transportation -see also- Aircraft; Airports; Boats; etc

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Health - General
( 1-101 , 15-101 , 15-146 )


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