MD HB402 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 8 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-03-15 - Hearing 3/27 at 12:00 p.m.
Pending: Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Authorizing a court to grant an absolute divorce on the ground of separation of affection if the parties are not engaging in sexual relations under certain circumstances.

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Family Law - Grounds for Divorce


Roll Calls

2019-03-08 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (112-23) (Y: 113 N: 24 NV: 2 Abs: 10) [PASS]


2019-03-15SenateHearing 3/27 at 12:00 p.m.
2019-03-11SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings
2019-03-08HouseThird Reading Passed (112-23)
2019-03-07HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-03-07HouseFavorable with Amendments {452319/1 Report Adopted
2019-03-06HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Judiciary
2019-01-30HouseHearing 2/14 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-01-30HouseFirst Reading Judiciary


Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments