Issue Date: March 17, 2017
Volume 44• Issue 6 • Page 331
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND MENTAL HYGIENE
10.07.03 Health Care Staff Agencies
Authority: Health-General Article, §2-104 and Title 19, Subtitle 20, Annotated Code of Maryland
Notice of Proposed Action
The Secretary of Health and Mental Hygiene proposes to amend Regulation .05 under COMAR 10.07.03 Health Care Staff Agencies.
Statement of Purpose
The purpose of this action is to remove an obsolete reference to a fee that has been deleted from the regulations as of August 29, 2016 (see 43:17 Md. R. 953 (August 19, 2016)). This amendment makes it clear that there is not a fee for a renewal.
Comparison to Federal Standards
There is no corresponding federal standard to this proposed action.
Estimate of Economic Impact
The proposed action has no economic impact.
Economic Impact on Small Businesses
The proposed action has minimal or no economic impact on small businesses.
Impact on Individuals with Disabilities
The proposed action has no impact on individuals with disabilities.
Opportunity for Public Comment
Comments may be sent to Michele Phinney, Director, Office of Regulation and Policy Coordination, Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, 201 West Preston Street, Room 512, Baltimore, MD 21201, or call 410-767-6499 (TTY 800-735-2258), or email to firstname.lastname@example.org, or fax to 410-767-6483. Comments will be accepted through April 17, 2017. A public hearing has not been scheduled.
.05 Licensing Procedure.
A.—C. (text unchanged)
D. License Renewal.
(1) At least 1 month before the current license expires, the Office shall send to the agency, by first-class mail to the last known address of the agency, a renewal notice that states:
(a)—(b) (text unchanged)
(c) [The amount of the] That no renewal fee is required.
(2)—(3) (text unchanged)
E.—G. (text unchanged)
DENNIS R. SCHRADER
Secretary of Health and Mental Hygiene