MD HB1062 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Democrat 54-4)
Status: Introduced on February 8 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-03-14 - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring the Governor annually to proclaim June 28 as Freedom of the Press Day to commemorate the protected right of free press as identified in the First Amendment to the Constitution of the United States of America.

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General Provisions - Commemorative Days - Freedom of the Press Day



2019-03-14HouseUnfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
2019-03-11HouseHearing canceled
2019-02-08HouseHearing 3/12 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-02-08HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations


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