Left to right at table: Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller, Governor Martin O'Malley and Speaker of the House Michael Busch sign S.B. 179, the Kathleen A. Mathias Chemotherapy Parity Act. Bill sponsors and family members stand behind them, including Senator Jim Mathias of Ocean City (standing between O'Malleyl and Busch). The bill is named after Senator Mathias' wife, Kathleen, who died of cancer at age 58.
Baltimore Sun photo by Barbara Haddock Taylor
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