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Questions about the
power of the Johns Hopkins Police Force to exercise jurisdiction in
“campus-adjacent communities” under the Community Safety & Strengthening
Act of 2019.
nurse practitioners, certified nurse-midwives, and physician assistants may
provide medication abortions and (2) whether physician assistants may perform
surgical abortions so long as doing so would be consistent with a delegation
from a licensed physician?
Whether an employer
can use an existing “absence control policy” to curtail the possible abuse of
sick-and-safe leave under the Maryland Healthy Working Families Act
Whether, under the
Maryland Fair Access to Education Act of 2017, a college or university can
“rescind or suspend” a student’s admission based on discovery of the student’s
criminal history and whether there is a distinction for purposes of the law
between criminal records and juvenile records.
a carbon monoxide detector is required in rental dwelling units that are
supported solely by an electric power line.
Whether Article III, Section 52(11) of the Maryland Constitution prohibits the Governor from including assumed reversions from the Legislative and Judicial branches as part of the fiscal plan submitted in conjunction with the allowance submitted to the legislature on the third Wednesday of January.
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