MD SB79 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (? 1-0)
Status: Passed on April 18 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-04-18 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 149
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Requiring a regulated lobbyist to file a registration and certain reports electronically with the State Ethics Commission; altering the manner in which a lobbyist is required to file a certain report with the Department of Legislative Services; repealing a requirement that the Department of Legislative Services forward a certain report to the State Ethics Commission; and altering a requirement that the State Ethics Commission develop certain procedures regarding electronic filing of certain reports filed by regulated lobbyists.

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Public Ethics - Lobbyist Registration and Reporting - Mandatory Electronic Filing


Roll Calls

2019-03-27 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (134-0) (Y: 134 N: 0 NV: 5 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2019-01-17 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (45-0) (Y: 46 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2019-04-18SenateApproved by the Governor - Chapter 149
2019-04-05SenateReturned Passed
2019-04-04HouseThird Reading Passed (134-0)
2019-04-04HouseSecond Reading Passed
2019-04-04HouseFavorable Report Adopted
2019-04-04HouseFavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
2019-03-12HouseHearing 3/21 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-01-18HouseFirst Reading Environment and Transportation
2019-01-17SenateThird Reading Passed (45-0)
2019-01-14SenateSecond Reading Passed
2019-01-14SenateFavorable Report Adopted
2019-01-14SenateFavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2019-01-07SenateHearing 1/10 at 2:30 p.m.
2019-01-07SenateHearing canceled
2019-01-07SenateHearing 1/10 at 2:00 p.m.
2019-01-09SenateFirst Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs


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