Maryland Academy of Advanced Practice Clinicians

Register now for MAAPC & CBANACNS’ Pearls of Practice 8, Saturday, March 28, 2020. Why? What Happens in Annapolis, doesn’t stay in Annapolis.

Posted 9 months ago by Elaine Crain

HB 691/SB 576: Health Occupations – Nurse Practitioners – Certifications of Competency and Incapacity

MAAPC, working with our psychiatric nurse practitioner colleagues, has introduced a bill to the General Assembly. Our first hearing is in the Senate on February 13, 2020 at 1pm.


Our primary target audience:

  • The Senate Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Committee (EHEA). Click here to see the members of EHEA.
  • The House Health Occupations & Long-Term Care subcommittee of the Health and Government Operations Committee (HGO). Click here to see the members of the health occupations subcommittee.
  • If you live in District 21, please reach out to Del. Joseline Pena-Melnyk.

If these legislators are from your district, please email or call them and ask for their support.

  • Senators for SB 576
  • Delegates for HB 691

To find your elected officials and your district, look up by your address at the Maryland State Archives. Identify yourself as one of their constituents and as an advance practice nurse.

Click here for:

Delegate sample email

Senator sample email

Click here for useful advice for making calls to elected officials

For all information on MAAPC’s 2020 Legislative Platform.



And don't forget to register for Pearls of Practice 8

Saturday, March 28, 2020

Anne Arundel Medical Center Belcher Pavilion, 7th Floor

2000 Medical Pkwy, Annapolis, MD 21401

7:30a – 4:30p

For more information and to register