MD SB579 | 2017 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on May 25 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-05-25 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 675
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Requiring the Secretary of General Services and the Secretary of Transportation to cause the POW/MIA flag to be flown on the grounds of State buildings under their control whenever the flag of the United States is flown; defining "POW/MIA flag" as the POW/MIA flag of the National League of Families of American Prisoners and Missing in Southeast Asia; etc.

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State Government - Display of the POW/MIA Flag on State Building Grounds


Roll Calls

2017-04-04 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (138-0) (Y: 138 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-03-31 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (42-0) (Y: 42 N: 0 NV: 5 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-03-30 - Senate - Senate Floor - Favorable Adopted (44-0) (Y: 44 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2017-05-25SenateApproved by the Governor - Chapter 675
2017-04-10SenateReturned Passed
2017-04-10HouseThird Reading Passed (138-0)
2017-04-10HouseSecond Reading Passed
2017-04-10HouseFavorable Report Adopted
2017-04-08HouseFavorable Report by Health and Government Operations
2017-04-06HouseRereferred to Health and Government Operations
2017-04-06HouseFirst Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
2017-04-06SenateThird Reading Passed (42-0)
2017-04-05SenateSecond Reading Passed
2017-04-05SenateFavorable Report Adopted (44-0)
2017-04-05SenateFavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2017-03-09SenateHearing 3/09 at 1:00 p.m.
2017-02-02SenateFirst Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs


Maryland State Sources

Roll Call,s-1156&stab=02&ys=2017RS
Roll Call,s-1173&stab=02&ys=2017RS
Roll Call,h-1530&stab=02&ys=2017RS

Bill Comments