2011 Regular Session


File Code: Health Care Facilities and Regulation
Sponsored By:
Delegates Kipke and Hammen
Manufacturers of Prescribed Products - Payments to Health Care Professionals - Prohibition


Prohibiting a manufacturer of prescribed products from offering or giving a gift to a health care professional; authorizing exceptions from the prohibition for samples, loans of medical devices, articles or journals, scholarships or other support, payments for specified conferences or seminars, honoraria and payment of expenses, costs of clinical trials and research projects, payments for scientific consulting, payment or reimbursement for technical training, royalties, and licensing fees, and donated health care products; 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 3/3 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations Withdrawn
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Nicholaus R. Kipke, District 31
Delegate Peter A. Hammen, District 46

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc
Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates.
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Medical Research
Physicians -see also- Dentists; Med Exmnrs; Psych; etc
Rules and Regulations
Scholarships and Student Financial Aid

Bill affects the following Statute:

Health - General
( 21-228 )


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