TEXT OF HB1171 – Labor and Employment – Maryland Employee Protection Plan for Vaccine Refusal: Prohibiting an employer from terminating an employee solely on the basis of the employee’s refusal to receive a vaccination against COVID-19; specifying that an employee waives the right to file a civil action against the […]

TEXT OF HB1045 – Labor and Employment – Elective Medical Procedures – Employee Protections: Prohibiting an employer from requiring an employee to undergo a certain medical procedure unless the procedure would have a substantial effect on the employee’s capacity or fitness to perform the job properly; and prohibiting an employer […]

TEXT OF HB923 – Labor and Employment – Worker Safety and Health – Injury and Illness Prevention Program: Requiring employers with 10 or more employees, or whose rate of work-related injury and illness exceeds the average incidence rate of all industries in the State to develop and implement a health […]

TEXT OF SB736 – Health Occupations – Pharmacists – Administration of Vaccinations: Authorizing a pharmacist to administer certain vaccinations to an individual who is at least 3 years old but under the age of 18 years; altering the age of an individual to whom a pharmacist may administer certain vaccinations; […]

TEXT OF HB1040 – Health Occupations – Pharmacists – Administration of Vaccinations: Authorizing a pharmacist to administer certain vaccinations to an individual who is at least 3 years old but under the age of 18 years; altering the age of an individual to whom a pharmacist may administer certain vaccinations; requiring […]

 TEXT OF SB808 – Health Occupations – Licensed Dentists – Administration of Vaccines: Authorizing a licensed dentist to administer certain vaccines to certain individuals under certain circumstances; authorizing the State Board of Dental Examiners to adopt certain regulations regarding the administration of vaccines; requiring a licensed dentist who administers a vaccine […]

TEXT OF SB741 – COVID-19 TESTING, CONTACT TRACING, AND VACCINATION ACT OF 2021: Requiring, on or before April 1, 2021, the Maryland Department of Health, in collaboration with local health departments of the State, to adopt and implement a certain plan to respond to the outbreak of COVID-19; requiring, for calendar year […]

TEXT OF HB1313 – EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES – PARAMEDICS – VACCINATION ADMINISTRATION: Authorizing a paramedic to administer a vaccination included on the Recommended Adult Immunization Schedule from the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention or authorized for emergency use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration if the services are […]

TEXT OF HB836 – COVID-19 TESTING, CONTACT TRACING, AND VACCINATION ACT OF 2021: Requiring, on or before April 1, 2021, the Maryland Department of Health, in collaboration with local health departments of the State, to adopt and implement a certain plan to respond to the outbreak of COVID-19; requiring, for calendar […]

Text of HB983:  Nursing Homes – Covid-19 – Visitation  Requiring the Maryland Department of Health to develop certain guidelines relating to the restrictions on personal and compassionate care visitation that a nursing home may impose to reduce the spread of COVID-19; requiring the guidelines to include a requirement that nursing homes allow visitation by […]