MD SB842 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Passed on May 13 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-05-13 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 495
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Altering the penalty for certain conduct relating to betting, wagering, or gambling; making certain conduct relating to betting, wagering, or gambling a civil offense; establishing that adjudication of a violation under a certain provision of the Act is not a criminal conviction for any purpose and does not impose any of the civil disabilities that may result from a criminal conviction; altering certain penalties; authorizing a certain police officer to issue a certain citation under certain circumstances; etc.

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Criminal Law - Gaming - Civil Offense


Roll Calls

2019-03-24 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (137-0) (Y: 137 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2019-03-21 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (136-0) (Y: 136 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 5) [PASS]
2019-03-07 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (41-4) (Y: 42 N: 5 NV: 2 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2019-05-13SenateApproved by the Governor - Chapter 495
2019-04-05SenateReturned Passed
2019-04-03HouseThird Reading Passed (137-0)
2019-04-03HouseHouse Recede
2019-04-03HouseMotion Recede (Delegate Walker) Adopted
2019-04-01SenateSenators Hough, Ready, and Carter
2019-04-01SenateConference Committee Appointed
2019-04-01SenateSenate Requests House Recede
2019-04-01SenateSenate Refuses to Concur - House Amendments
2019-03-29HouseThird Reading Passed with Amendments (136-0)
2019-03-28HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-03-28HouseFavorable with Amendments {555762/1 Report Adopted
2019-03-28HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Ways and Means
2019-03-08HouseHearing 3/20 at 1:00 p.m. (Ways and Means)
2019-03-08HouseFirst Reading Ways and Means and Judiciary
2019-03-07SenateThird Reading Passed (41-4)
2019-03-05SenateSecond Reading Passed
2019-03-05SenateFavorable Report Adopted
2019-03-04SenateFavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
2019-02-06SenateHearing 2/12 at 12:00 p.m.
2019-02-04SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings


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