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SB 34 (HB 299) - State Board of Physicians - Genetic Counselors - Licensing Requiring the State Board of Physicians to license genetic counselors; providing that provisions of the Act do not limit the right of certain individuals to practice certain occupations; establishing the Genetic Counseling Advisory Committee within the Board; requiring individuals, on or after January 1, 2024, to be licensed by the Board as genetic counselors before practicing genetic counseling in the State; requiring the Board to issue a supervised genetic counselor license to certain applicants on or after January 1, 2024; etc. SB 34

HB 299

SB 34 – State Board of Physicians - Genetic Counselors - Licensing- Letter of Support.pdf (2-10)

HB 299 – State Board of Physicians - Genetic Counselors - Licensing- Letter of Support.pdf (2-11)

Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 604 (5/30)

Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 603 (5/30)
SB 111 (HB 484) - Health Care Facilities - Dialysis Treatment Services - Training (David Selby Dialysis Parity Act) Prohibiting a health care facility from providing peritoneal dialysis or hemodialysis treatment services unless the individual performing the dialysis procedure has been trained in the peritoneal dialysis or hemodialysis technique being performed; establishing civil penalties not exceeding $5,000 for each violation of the Act; requiring the Maryland Department of Health to adopt certain regulations; etc. SB 111

HB 484

Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 467 (5/30)

Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 466 (5/30)
SB 139 (HB 540) - Interstate Occupational Therapy Licensure Compact Entering into the Interstate Occupational Therapy Licensure Compact; stating the purpose of the Compact; requiring a state to meet certain requirements to participate in the Compact; establishing certain duties of member states; authorizing a certain state to charge a certain fee for granting a certain compact privilege; requiring certain occupational therapists or occupational therapy assistants to meet certain eligibility requirements to receive certain licensure and exercise a certain privilege; etc. SB 139

HB 540

SB 139- Interstate Occupational Therapy Licensure Compact- Letter of Support.pdf (3-2)

HB 540- Interstate Occupational Therapy Licensure Compact- Letter of Support.pdf (3-2)

Approved by the Governor - Chapter 94 (4/13)

Approved by the Governor - Chapter 93 (4/13)