MD SB567 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 7-4)
Status: Passed on April 18 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-04-18 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 52
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Establishing the Workgroup to Study Child Custody Court Proceedings Involving Child Abuse or Domestic Violence Allegations; and requiring the Workgroup to study State child custody court proceedings involving child abuse or domestic violence allegations and make recommendations about how State courts could incorporate in court proceedings the latest science regarding the safety and well-being of children and other victims of domestic violence in interim and final reports to the Governor and General Assembly by December 1, 2019, and June 1, 2020.

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Workgroup to Study Child Custody Court Proceedings Involving Child Abuse or Domestic Violence Allegations


Roll Calls

2019-04-01 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (137-0) (Y: 137 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2019-03-28 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (139-0) (Y: 139 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2019-03-21 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (47-0) (Y: 48 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 5) [PASS]


2019-04-18SenateApproved by the Governor - Chapter 52
2019-04-08SenateReturned Passed
2019-04-08HouseThird Reading Passed (137-0)
2019-04-08HouseHouse Recede
2019-04-08HouseMotion Recede (Delegate Clippinger) Adopted
2019-04-08SenateSenators Lee, West, and Cassilly
2019-04-08SenateConference Committee Appointed
2019-04-08SenateSenate Requests House Recede
2019-04-08SenateSenate Refuses to Concur - House Amendments
2019-04-05HouseThird Reading Passed with Amendments (139-0)
2019-04-04HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-04-04HouseFavorable with Amendments {362914/1 Report Adopted
2019-04-04HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Judiciary
2019-04-02HouseHearing 4/03 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-03-29HouseRereferred to Judiciary
2019-03-26HouseFirst Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
2019-03-25SenateThird Reading Passed (47-0)
2019-03-22SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-03-22SenateFavorable with Amendments {618476/1 Report Adopted
2019-03-21SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Judicial Proceedings
2019-02-06SenateHearing 3/06 at 12:00 p.m.
2019-02-04SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings


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