MD HB1257 | 2012 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 32-5-1)
Status: Passed on May 2 2012 - 100% progression
Action: 2012-05-02 - Approved by the Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Requiring specified fiduciary institutions to report suspected financial abuse of an elder adult under specified circumstances; requiring the report to be made to specified individuals and entities at specified times and by specified means; providing that a fiduciary institution is not required to investigate an allegation by an elder adult that financial abuse of the elder adult has occurred or to make a report if the same matter already has been reported; establishing specified civil penalties; etc.

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Fiduciary Institutions - Protection of Elder Adults from Financial Abuse -


Roll Calls

2012-03-30 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 46 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2012-03-21 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 131 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 8) [PASS]


2012-05-02 Approved by the Governor
2012-03-30 Third Reading Passed (46-0)
2012-03-27 Second Reading Passed
2012-03-27 Favorable Report Adopted
2012-04-02 Favorable Report by Finance
2012-03-27 Hearing 3/29 at 1:00 p.m.
2012-03-22 First Reading Finance
2012-04-01 Returned Passed
2012-03-21 Third Reading Passed (131-0)
2012-03-19 Second Reading Passed with Amendments
2012-03-19 Favorable with Amendments 483494/1 Report Adopted
2012-03-22 Favorable with Amendments Report by Economic Matters
2012-02-13 Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.
2012-02-10 First Reading Economic Matters


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