MD SB397 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 32-15)
Status: Introduced on January 31 2019 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2019-03-11 - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs; Withdrawn
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring the Governor annually to proclaim June 28 as Freedom of the Press Day to commemorate the protected right of free press as identified in the First Amendment to the Constitution of the United States of America.

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General Provisions - Commemorative Days - Freedom of the Press Day



2019-03-11SenateUnfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs; Withdrawn
2019-03-05SenateHearing canceled
2019-02-06SenateHearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-01-31SenateFirst Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs


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