ACTION ALERT: PLEASE ASK LEGISLATORS TO OPPOSE SB741 Which Implements Potentially Harmful and Expensive Covid-19 Response Measures

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 2021, institutions of higher education in the State to adopt and implement a certain COVID-19 testing plan; requiring certain insurers, nonprofit health service plans, and health maintenance organizations to provide coverage for certain COVID-19 tests and associated costs; etc.

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Who to contact about SB741

 

 

There will be a hearing for SB741 before the Senate Finance Committee on 2/24/21 at 1:00 PM.  

URGENT: We’re asking all members to call and email the following sponsors of this bill and the members of Senate Finance Committee and let them know, in your own words, why you oppose SB741.

 

Senator Delores G. Kelley

Phone 410-841-3606 | 301-858-3606

Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext.3606

e-mail: [email protected]

 

If you’re a constituent of hers – in District 10 – let her know!

 

Senator Brian J. Feldman

Phone 410-841-3169 | 301-858-3169

Fax 410-841-3607 | 301-858-3607

e-mail: [email protected]

 

If you’re a constituent of his – in District 15 – let him know!

 

Senator Malcolm Augustine

Phone 410-841-3745 | 301-858-3745

Toll-free in MD
1-800-492-7122 ext. 3745

e-mail: [email protected]

 

If you’re a constituent of his – in District 47 – let him know!

 

Senator Pamela Beidle

Phone 410-841-3593 | 301-970-3593

Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext.3593

e-mail: [email protected]

 

If you’re a constituent of hers – in District 32 – let her know!

Senator Joanne C. Benson

Phone 410-841-3148 | 301-858-3148

Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext.3148

e-mail: [email protected]

 

If you’re a constituent of hers – in District 24 – let her know!

Senator Antonio Hays

Phone 410-841-3656 | 301-858-3656

Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext.3656

e-mail: [email protected]

 

If you’re a constituent of his – in District 40 – let him know!

 

Senator Stephen S. Hershey, Jr.

Phone 410-841-3639 | 301-858-3639

Fax 410-841-3762 | 301-858-3762

If you’re a constituent of his – in District 36 – let him know!

 

Senator J. B. Jennings

Phone 410-841-3706 | 301-858-3706

Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext.3706

e-mail: [email protected]

 

If you’re a constituent of his – in District 7 – let him know!

 

Senator Katherine Klausmeier

Phone 410-841-3620 | 301-858-3620

Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext.3620

e-mail: [email protected]

 

If you’re a constituent of hers – in District 8 – let her know!

 

Senator Benjamin F. Kramer

Phone 410-841-3151 | 301-858-3151

Fax 410-841-3740 | 301-858-3740

e-mail: [email protected]

 

If you’re a constituent of his – in District 19 – let him know!

 

Senator Justin Ready

Phone 410-841-3683 | 301-858-3683

Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext.3683

e-mail: [email protected]

 

If you’re a constituent of his – in District 5 – let him know!

 

 

Please copy and paste the following email addresses of the Senate Finance Committee members into the BCC section of your email in opposition of SB741:

 

Please call the offices of the Senate Committee members in opposition of SB741:

Senator Delores G. Kelley

Phone 410-841-3606 | 301-858-3606

Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3606

 

Senator Brian J. Feldman

Phone 410-841-3169 | 301-858-3169

Fax 410-841-3607 | 301-858-3607

 

Senator Malcolm Augustine

Phone 410-841-3745 | 301-858-3745

Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3745

 

Senator Pamela Beidle

Phone 410-841-3593 | 301-970-3593

Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3593

 

Senator Joanne C. Benson

Phone 410-841-3148 | 301-858-3148

Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3148

 

Senator Antonio Hays

Phone 410-841-3656 | 301-858-3656

Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3656

 

Senator Stephen S. Hershey, Jr.

Phone 410-841-3639 | 301-858-3639

 

Senator J. B. Jennings

Phone 410-841-3706 | 301-858-3706

Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3706

 

Senator Katherine Klausmeier

Phone 410-841-3620 | 301-858-3620

Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3620

 

Senator Benjamin F. Kramer

Phone 410-841-3151 | 301-858-3151

 

Senator Justin Ready

Phone 410-841-3683 | 301-858-3683

Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3683

Please note: Rules for submitting written and oral testimony have changed this year due to Covid-19 restrictions, and can be viewed here. We’re asking members for phone calls, emails, and written testimony only at this time.

Please spread the word! Let’s flood these delegates’ office and the Senate Finance committee members with polite, respectful, forceful emails and phone calls. They need to hear our voices!

 

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