2011 Regular Session


File Code: Public Health Prior Year Introduction As: HB 742/10 - HGO
Sponsored By:
Delegates Rosenberg and Hubbard
Medical Treatment - Homeless, Abandoned, and Runaway Youth


Providing that a minor has the same capacity as an adult to consent to medical treatment if the minor is homeless, abandoned, or a runaway, is at least 12 years old, and is certified as homeless, abandoned, or a runaway by an employee of a homeless shelter or by a health care provider or social worker who is not providing medical treatment to the minor; 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 2/9 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations Withdrawn
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Samuel I. Rosenberg, District 41
Delegate James W. Hubbard, District 23A

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Health -see also- Mental Health
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Indigent Persons
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Physicians -see also- Dentists; Med Exmnrs; Psych; etc
Social Services -see also- Welfare
Social Workers

Bill affects the following Statute:

Health - General
( 20-102 )


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
Committee Votes :
Health and Government Operations