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§ 15-109.2. Mental disease treatment; incarceration, admission

West's Annotated Code of MarylandHealth--General

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Health--General
Title 15. Assistance Programs (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 1. Medical and Pharmacy Assistance Programs (Refs & Annos)
MD Code, Health - General, § 15-109.2
§ 15-109.2. Mental disease treatment; incarceration, admission
<Section effective upon occurrence of the contingency specified in Acts 2005, c. 82, § 2.>
To the extent authorized by federal law or regulation, if a Program recipient who is at least 21 years old but is under the age of 65 years is incarcerated or is admitted to an institution for the treatment of mental disease, the Department:
(1) Shall suspend Program benefits for that individual while the individual is incarcerated or is in the institution; and
(2) May not terminate Program benefits for that individual based on the incarceration of the individual or on the admission of the individual to the institution.

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Added by Acts 2005, c. 82, § 1.
MD Code, Health - General, § 15-109.2, MD HEALTH GEN § 15-109.2
Current through legislation effective through June 1, 2022, from the 2022 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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