MD SB105 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 7-4)
Status: Passed on May 13 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-05-13 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 465
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Altering the definition of "nonprofit training entity" for the purposes of the Maryland Veterans Service Animal Program to include an entity that uses trained therapy horses for interaction with veterans; altering the definition of "eligible veteran" to include veterans who receive treatment or care from a U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs or U.S. Department of Defense medical facility in the State; altering the duties of a nonprofit training entity selected under the Program; etc.

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Maryland Veterans Service Animal Program - Therapy Horses


Roll Calls

2019-03-18 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (130-0) (Y: 131 N: 1 NV: 4 Abs: 13) [PASS]
2019-02-07 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (45-0) (Y: 46 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2019-05-13SenateApproved by the Governor - Chapter 465
2019-03-26SenateReturned Passed
2019-03-25HouseThird Reading Passed (130-0)
2019-03-22HouseSecond Reading Passed
2019-03-22HouseFavorable Report Adopted
2019-03-21HouseFavorable Report by Health and Government Operations
2019-03-12HouseHearing 3/19 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-02-08HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations
2019-02-07SenateThird Reading Passed (45-0)
2019-02-05SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-02-05SenateFavorable with Amendments {954535/1 Report Adopted
2019-02-04SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2019-01-18SenateHearing 1/30 at 2:00 p.m.
2019-01-18SenateHearing canceled
2019-01-16SenateHearing 1/30 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-01-14SenateFirst Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs


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Bill Comments