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Legislative Information


The Maryland Insurance Administration regulates the insurance industry according to the laws and regulations of the State of Maryland. This section provides links and information to the public regarding those laws and regulations.

Summaries of Passed Legislation
At the end of every General Assembly session, a summary of insurance-related legislation that passed during the session is posted here.

Workgroup on Workforce Development for Community Health Workers

The Maryland Insurance Administration and the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DHMH) are jointly tasked through Chapters 181 (SB592)and 259 (HB856), Acts of 2014, with conducting a stakeholder workgroup to study and make recommendations regarding:

  • the training and credentialing required for community health workers to be certified as nonclinical health care providers, and
  • reimbursement and payment policies for community health workers through the Maryland Medical Assistance Program and private insurers.

All meetings will be held in Room L-1 of the DHMH offices, 201 West Preston Street, Baltimore, MD 21201. Dates for upcoming meetings are:

  • Monday, September 22, 2014, at 10 a.m.  
  • Monday, October 6, 2014, at 10 a.m.
  • Monday, October 20, 2014, at 10 a.m.
  • Friday, November 14, 2014, at 10 a.m.
  • Monday, December 1, 2014, at 10 a.m.

For more information about this workgroup, please visit the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene's website.