MD SB242 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Engrossed on March 14 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-04-06 - Delegates Sydnor, Moon, and Arikan
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Altering the time period after which a court is required, under certain circumstances, to dismiss a charge of murder in the first degree against a defendant found incompetent to stand trial from 5 years to 10 years.

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Criminal Procedure - Incompetency and Criminal Responsibility - Dismissal of Charges


Roll Calls

2019-03-25 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (138-0) (Y: 138 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2019-03-14 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (45-1) (Y: 46 N: 2 NV: 1 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2019-04-06HouseDelegates Sydnor, Moon, and Arikan
2019-04-06HouseConference Committee Appointed
2019-04-06HouseHouse Refuses to Recede
2019-04-05SenateSenators Lee, Hough, and Waldstreicher
2019-04-05SenateConference Committee Appointed
2019-04-05SenateSenate Requests House Recede
2019-04-05SenateSenate Refuses to Concur - House Amendments
2019-04-03HouseThird Reading Passed with Amendments (138-0)
2019-04-03HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-04-03HouseFavorable with Amendments {342412/1 Report Adopted
2019-04-03HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Judiciary
2019-03-15HouseHearing 3/27 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-03-14HouseFirst Reading Judiciary
2019-03-14SenateThird Reading Passed (45-1)
2019-03-12SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-03-12SenateFavorable with Amendments {828573/1 Report Adopted
2019-03-11SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Judicial Proceedings
2019-01-25SenateHearing 2/12 at 12:00 p.m.
2019-01-25SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings


Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments