Text of HB119: Primary and Secondary Education – Comprehensive Health Education Framework – Established FOR the purpose of requiring each county board of education to follow the policy and guidelines for program instruction for public schools established by the State Board of Education; requiring the Superintendent to notify a county […]

Text of HB666/SB566: Family Law – Fundamental Parental Rights Establishing that a parent has the fundamental right to direct the upbringing, education, care, and welfare of the parent’s child; and prohibiting the State or a political subdivision from infringing on a parent’s fundamental right to direct the upbringing, education, care, […]

TEXT OF HB1224 – Public Schools – Medical and Psychological Treatment in School-Based Health Centers and Public Schools – Parental Notice Requiring a school health practitioner, health care practitioner, or certified school psychologist employed by or under a contract with a school-based health center, local school system, or local health […]

TEXT OF HB1161 – Public Health – Human Papillomavirus Vaccine – Information and Informed Consent (Christina’s Law) Requiring a health care provider, before each administration of a human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine, to provide an individual or an individual’s parent or guardian with a certain information sheet and obtain written consent […]

Text of SB372/HB1232: Health Occupations – Pharmacists – Administration of Vaccines Authorizing a pharmacist to order and administer certain vaccinations to an individual who is at least 3 years old but under the age of 18 years if certain requirements are met; altering the age of an individual to whom […]

TEXT OF HB699 – State and Local Government – Proof of Vaccination for Employees and Applicants for Employment – Prohibition (Vaccination by Choice Act) Prohibiting the State and the political subdivisions in the State from requiring an applicant for employment or an employee to provide proof of vaccination against COVID-19 […]

Text of HB1202: Public Schools – Curriculum and Instructional Materials Requiring the posting of curriculum and instructional materials used at public schools on the public school’s website; and establishing requirements for the production and inspection of certain instructional materials referenced in certain curriculum. Read the full bill here why icm […]

Text of SB628: School-Based Health Centers – Services, Infrastructure, and Funding Requiring the Maryland Medical Assistance Program to provide coverage for sports physicals performed by school-based health centers; requiring the Secretary of Health to include certain infrastructure needs in guidelines on the expansion of school-based health centers; and requiring the […]

Text of SB237 & HB290: Public Health – Dental Services – Access Requiring parents and guardians of children enrolled in the Maryland Public School System, a family child care home, a large child care home, or a child care center to provide to the System, the home, or the facility […]