MD SB299 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-0)
Status: Passed on May 13 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-05-13 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 441
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Repealing the exemption authorizing a parent or legal guardian of certain minors to provide certain written consent for the minor to use a tanning device; requiring the Maryland Department of Health to make available to each tanning facility a notice to be conspicuously posted in the facility regarding use of the facility by minors, penalties for violations of the Act, and health risks associated with tanning; providing that the Act does not apply to the use of phototherapy devices by certain health care practitioners; etc.

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Tanning Devices - Use by Minors


Roll Calls

2019-03-24 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (100-38) (Y: 100 N: 38 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2019-03-15 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (28-19) (Y: 29 N: 20 NV: 1 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2019-05-13SenateApproved by the Governor - Chapter 441
2019-04-05SenateReturned Passed
2019-04-03HouseThird Reading Passed (100-38)
2019-04-02HouseSecond Reading Passed
2019-04-02HouseFavorable Report Adopted
2019-04-01HouseFavorable Report by Health and Government Operations
2019-03-19HouseHearing 3/27 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-03-15HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations
2019-03-15SenateThird Reading Passed (28-19)
2019-03-13SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-03-13SenateFavorable with Amendments {957176/1 Report Adopted
2019-03-12SenateLaid Over (Senator Hough) Adopted
2019-03-12SenateFavorable with Amendments {957176/1
2019-03-11SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Finance
2019-02-06SenateHearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-01-30SenateFirst Reading Finance


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Bill Comments