View Bill 18-19-05

Senate Bill 18-19-05

Bill ID: 18-19-05
Name: Interim University Of Maryland Policy On Compliance With The Health Insurance Portability And Accountability Act
Proposed: 07/18/2018
Sponsor: President's Office
Proposal: The President's Office informed the Senate Office that minor revisions and updates to the University Of Maryland Policy On Compliance With The Health Insurance Portability And Accountability Act (HIPAA) to ensure that campus units are compliant. The revisions include updates to names and operational procedures, as well as an attachment with a list of units.
Active?Yes
Policy: https://president.umd.edu/administration/policies/section-vi-general-administration/vi-2400a

Status

Status: Completed
Completed On: 11/27/2018

History

Approval(s):
Presidential Approval: 11/27/2018
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Reviewed By: Senate
Received: 11/02/2018
Decision Date: 11/07/2018
Decision: The Senate reviewed the proposed policy revisions as an informational item.
Actions: The Senate reviewed the proposed revisions to the HIPAA policy as an informational item at its meeting on November 7, 2018. The Senate was informed that due to the non-substantive nature of the changes, a vote on the revisions was not necessary. However, in order to finalize the policy revisions, the proposed policy will be forwarded to the President for review and approval.
Next Step: Presidential Approval
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Reviewed By: Senate Executive Committee (SEC)
Received: 09/14/2018
Decision Date: 09/21/2018
Decision: The SEC voted to place the item on the Senate agenda as an informational item.
Actions: The SEC reviewed the revisions to the HIPAA policy and agreed that the revisions were non-substantive and did not require formal review by a Senate committee or approval by the Senate. The SEC determined that the item should be reviewed by the Senate as an informational item, after additional consultation with the Office of General Counsel on a question related to the impact of the policy on research.
Next Step: Senate Review