Prior to this amendment, the bill only applied to future ROTC graduates who die between commissioning and their first assignment.
State hospitalization metrics rival those in April — and the first batch of vaccines could come this month.
State officials are hoping to bring on several thousand new hospital workers in the coming weeks.
If the agreement is approved, the state will pay $250 million to settle outstanding financial claims.
At a press conference, Gov. Larry Hogan denied any flaws with the tests.
The announcement comes as the state reaches a 6.88 percent seven-day positivity rate.
The announcement comes as the state sees a spike in COVID-19 cases.
Hospitalizations in the state are at their highest since June.
The failure also affected Baltimore City and Baltimore, along with Anne Arundel and Montgomery counties.
Following the state's eight House of Representative races.