MedChi’s House of Delegates is the means by which organized medicine develops policy and issues for legislative advocacy here in Maryland. The HOD meets twice each year. Through BCMS, you may engage to offer resolutions, serve as a delegate, or alternate delegate, or attend the HOD to share your position on resolutions and reports.
Deadline to Register to Vote
Request for Mail-In Ballots
Annually, the American Medical Association offers members the opportunity to engage with national elected officials in Washington, DC. https://www.ama-assn.org
The Baltimore City Council’s health committee meets regularly to consider legislation impacting the health of the City and its residents. Join BCMS for opportunities to engage with the committee and other members of the Council. For details firstname.lastname@example.org
Get to know your elected representatives, and keep in touch with them after the 90-day General Assembly – www.medchi.org
Join your colleagues from across the state on Monday evening during the General Assembly to review legislation that could impact your profession or your practice
Volunteer to testify on a bill
Staff the first aid room in the Annapolis state House
Keep in touch with your elected officials
Participate in the BCMS “lobby day” or “Physicians House Call on Annapolis
Attend the annual end-of Session legislative wrap up and CME activity
Become familiar with key legislative issues by attending the November/December legislative exchange
The Maryland State Legislature meets annually from January to April.