Maryland Department of Health (MDH)

Legislation/IssuesSynopsisResourcesNew This Week/Upcoming Dates
SB 12 (HB 393) - Maryland Office of the Inspector General for Health Renaming the Office of the Inspector General in the Maryland Department of Health to be the Maryland Office of the Inspector General for Health and providing that the Office is an independent unit of the State, rather than a unit in the Department; requiring an annual report by December 1 of the Office's activities investigating fraud and waste of certain funds, referrals to the Medicaid Fraud Control Unit, recoveries of mistaken claims paid in error, recoveries of the cost of benefits mistakenly paid, and regulatory changes; etc. SB 12

HB 393

Approved by the Governor - Chapter 326 (5/18)

Approved by the Governor - Chapter 325 (5/18)
HB 1263 - Maryland Department of Health - COVID-19 Vaccination Plan Requiring the Maryland Department of Health, on or before April 1, 2021, and with input from certain persons, to develop and submit to the General Assembly a certain plan for vaccinating residents of the State against COVID-19; requiring that the plan include certain information, a dedication of time and recourse for certain purposes, and a certain education campaign; requiring the Department to provide to the General Assembly, for the duration of calendar year 2021, certain weekly progress reports on implementation of the plan; etc. HB 1263

Hearing 2/23 at 1:30 p.m. (2/11)