The Public Policy Platform provides an overview of the Maryland Developmental Disabilities Council’s public policy priorities. This document provides a snapshot of where we focus our public policy education and advocacy efforts and the change we seek. The Public Policy Platform is derived from our State Plan priorities.
2018 Legislative Overview
The 2018 Legislative Overview explains the bills affecting people with disabilities and their families.
Final 2018 Legislative Session Reports
The Council submits formal comments and recommendations, both as a stand-alone entity and as a member of coalitions, on waiver proposals and other policy issues and/or regulations that directly affect people with developmental disabilities and their families. The most recent are listed here.