MD SB10 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (? 1-0)
Status: Passed on April 18 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-04-18 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 81
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Repealing a duplicative provision of law requiring a person to obtain a tidal fish license to catch certain oysters or clams for commercial purposes; altering the area within which a person is authorized to catch hard-shell clams using certain equipment from the State waters of Worcester County to the State waters of the Atlantic Ocean; prohibiting a person from catching hard-shell clams with certain equipment within 300 feet of any shore or wharf without first obtaining the permission of the shore or wharf owner; etc.

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Natural Resources - Oysters, Clams, and Clamming - Licenses and Regulations


Roll Calls

2019-03-24 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (137-0) (Y: 137 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2019-02-26 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (44-0) (Y: 45 N: 1 NV: 3 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2019-04-18SenateApproved by the Governor - Chapter 81
2019-04-05SenateReturned Passed
2019-04-03HouseThird Reading Passed (137-0)
2019-03-29HouseSecond Reading Passed
2019-03-29HouseFavorable Report Adopted
2019-03-29HouseFavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
2019-03-12HouseHearing 3/20 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-02-27HouseFirst Reading Environment and Transportation
2019-02-26SenateThird Reading Passed (44-0)
2019-02-22SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-02-22SenateFavorable with Amendments {804831/1 Report Adopted
2019-02-21SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2019-01-09SenateHearing 1/17 at 3:00 p.m.
2019-01-09SenateFirst Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs


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Bill Comments