Health Benefit Exchange

Legislation/IssuesSynopsisResourcesNew This Week/Upcoming Dates
SB 26 (HB 111) - Maryland Medical Assistance Program, Maryland Children's Health Program, and Workgroup on Low-Income Utility Assistance Requiring the Maryland Department of Health to establish an Express Lane Eligibility Program by January 1, 2025, to enroll individuals, based on certain eligibility, in the Maryland Medical Assistance Program and the Maryland Children's Health Program; and requiring the Workgroup on Low-Income Utility Assistance to submit a final report to certain committees of the General Assembly on or before January 1, 2024, of its findings and recommendations, including recommended legislative and regulatory changes. SB 26

HB 111

Approved by the Governor - Chapter 282 (5/3)

Approved by the Governor - Chapter 283 (5/3)
SB 59 (HB 107) - Maryland Health Benefit Exchange - Small Employers - Special Enrollment Period and Marketing Requiring the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange to open a special enrollment period for individuals who become employed by a small employer that does not offer employer-sponsored health benefit plans and the individuals' dependents; altering the amount of funds required to be appropriated to the Maryland Health Benefit Fund in certain fiscal years; and requiring certain funds to be allocated for marketing, outreach, and programs to small employers and nonprofit employers and their employees for a certain purpose. SB 59

HB 107

Hearing 2/01 at 2:30 p.m. (1/25)

Hearing 2/16 at 1:00 p.m. (1/19)