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After delay, Hogan to implement Medicaid regulation banning LGBT discrimination
After delay, Hogan to implement Medicaid regulation banning LGBT discrimination

Gov. Larry Hogan will allow implementation of three health care regulations his administration had previously flagged for further review, including one that bans discrimination against Medicaid patients based on sexual orientation and gender identity. Hogan's withholding of the regulation, which also prevents discrimination based on religious affiliation, had riled advocates for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. It and the two other regulations will now be resubmitted to appear in the next printing of the Maryland Register, a Hogan spokeswoman said. They were initially set to appear in the Register on Friday. One of the other regulations would implement...

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