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  1. Introduced Jan 20, 2012
  2. Passed Senate Mar 23, 2012
  3. Passed House Apr 3, 2012
  4. Signed into Law Apr 10, 2012

SB 234

Maryland Senate Bill

Maryland Health Improvement and Disparities Reduction Act of 2012
2012 Regular Session
Bill Subjects:
Commerce Social Issues Legal Issues Family and Children Issues Labor and Employment Other Health Budget, Spending, and Taxes Federal, State, and Local Relations Education Business and Consumers Insurance Legislative Affairs
Sponsors (12):



Date Chamber  
Apr 10, 2012 Governor Approved by the Governor
Apr 3, 2012 House Third Reading Passed (94-29)
Apr 2, 2012 House Second Reading Passed
Apr 2, 2012 House Favorable Report Adopted
Apr 6, 2012 House Favorable Report by Health and Government Operations
Apr 4, 2012 House Hearing 4/5 at 1:00 p.m. (Health and Government Operations)
Apr 4, 2012 House Re-referred Health and Government Operations
Mar 25, 2012 House First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
Apr 3, 2012 Senate Returned Passed
Mar 23, 2012 Senate Third Reading Passed (37-10)
Mar 22, 2012 Senate Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Mar 22, 2012 Senate Favorable with Amendments {757173/1 Report Adopted
Mar 26, 2012 Senate Favorable with Amendments Report by Finance
Jan 27, 2012 Senate Hearing 2/29 at 1:00 p.m. (Finance)
Jan 20, 2012 Senate First Reading Finance & Budget and Taxation

Bill Text


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