2010 Regular Session


File Code: Public Health Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 706
Sponsored By:
Senators Middleton, Astle, Exum, Garagiola, Glassman, Kelley, Kittleman, Klausmeier, Madaleno, and Robey
Nursing Facilities - Maryland Medical Assistance Program - Rights


Authorizing specified judicial action against specified individuals who fail to comply with a court order to make specified payments, seek assistance from the medical assistance program, or cooperate fully in the medical assistance eligibility process; authorizing the Attorney General to enforce and prosecute specified provisions of law; providing that the Act may not be construed to limit specified legal actions by a nursing facility; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
First Reading Finance
Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Thomas M. Middleton, District 28
Senator John C. Astle, District 30
Senator Nathaniel Exum, District 24
Senator Rob Garagiola, District 15
Senator Barry Glassman, District 35
Senator Delores G. Kelley, District 10
Senator Allan H. Kittleman, District 9
Senator Katherine Klausmeier, District 8
Senator Richard S. Madaleno, Jr., District 18
Senator James N. Robey, District 13

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Attorneys` Fees
Attorney General
Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Court Costs
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans`; etc.
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Medical Assistance
Nursing Homes -see also- Continuing Care; Long-Term Care
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Health - General
( 19-344 , 19-344 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered