Public health emergency; reports of suspected violations of orders and regulations, penalty. (HB5018)

Introduced By

Del. Michael Webert (R-Marshall)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Public health emergency; reports of suspected violations of orders and regulations; penalty; emergency. Provides that any system created by the Department of Health to receive information regarding an alleged violation of an order or regulation of the Board of Health or the Commissioner of Health enacted in response to a public health emergency related to a communicable disease of public health threat shall require, for each report received, the name, address, telephone number, and email address of the individual making the report. The bill makes knowingly making a false report of such violation a Class 1 misdemeanor. The bill includes an emergency clause. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
08/14/2020Prefiled and ordered printed with emergency clause; offered 08/18/20 20200535D
08/14/2020Committee
08/14/2020Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
08/20/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB5018)
08/25/2020Tabled in Health, Welfare and Institutions (13-Y 9-N) (see vote tally)

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