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MedChi Legislative Council

MEDCHI Staff: Kevin Hayes 410-539-0872 ext. 6001.
Last Updated: February 11, 2019

Annapolis Office: 224 Main Street, Annapolis, MD 21401
Baltimore Office: 1211 Cathedral Street, Baltimore, MD 21201

The function of the Council on Legislation shall be to study and to make recommendations regarding policy on state legislation and regulations; to serve as a reference council through which legislative issues are channeled prior to decisions concerning MedChi legislative and regulatory policy; and to recommend changes to MedChi's House of Delegates to order to help achieve MedChi’s goals. There are three sub-committees that meet weekly during the legislative session, each headed by a vice-chair. The sub-committees are: Boards & Commissions, Health Insurance, and Public Health. 

To visit the Legislative Center, please click here.


2019 MedChi Legislative Council Meetings

All meetings are held on Mondays from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the MedChi Building in Baltimore, unless indicated below.

Monday, January 14, 2019 – Baltimore Office

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 – Baltimore Office

Monday, January 28, 2019 – Baltimore Office

Monday, February 4, 2019 – Baltimore Office

Monday, February 11, 2019 – ZOOM ONLY - NOW BEING HELD VIA ZOOM TELECONFERENCE.  To join via zoom, please contact Kevin Hayes or Ginger Tinsley.

Monday, February 18, 2019 – Baltimore Office

Monday, February 25, 2019 – Baltimore Office

Monday, March 4, 2019 – Annapolis Office.

In the event of inclement weather, please call 410-539-0872, ext. 3399, for information regarding meeting cancellations. 


Materials for MedChi Legislative Council Meetings

The bills that are featured in the documents below were introduced in the Maryland State Legislature in 2019, then discussed during MedChi Legislative Council meetings. 

Click to view the most recent Legislative Council Meeting Agenda and Legislative Newsletter.

  1. All Bills From Legislative Session 2019
  2. Bills related to MedChi's Boards and Commissions Sub-Committee
  3. Bills related to MedChi's Health Insurance Sub-Committee
  4. Bills related to MedChi's Public Health Sub-Committee 
  5. Bills related to MedChi's FYI Folder

2019 Agendas

2019 Newsletters

2019 Sub-Committee Call Information (Every Sunday of Session, Unless otherwise stated.)
To join the call please dial (410) 539 - 0872, followed by the extension for your committee.

If you are interested in joining a Sub-Committee, please Kevin Hayes with your Sub-Committee of interest.


Additional Resources

Below you will find the current legislative issues of importance to MedChi members.  Go to the Legislative Action Center to sign up for up-to-the-minute e-mail alerts, find and contact your legislators, write a letter to the media, or find biographical information on your legislators.

2019