MD HB1000 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Democrat 15-1)
Status: Introduced on February 5 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-02-11 - Hearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: House Ways and Means Committee
Hearing: Feb 26 @ 1:00 pm House Ways and Means Hearing
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Prohibiting a public library from charging a minor a replacement fine or fee for an overdue library book until 3 months after the date on which the library book was due; requiring a public library to cancel or return a certain replacement fine or fee if a book is returned; altering the calculation of certain funding for the State Library Research Center; requiring the Governor to include $7,500,000 in fiscal year 2022 and each fiscal year thereafter in the annual operating or capital budget for county library capital projects; etc.

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2020-02-11HouseHearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-02-05HouseFirst Reading Ways and Means

Same As/Similar To

SB524 (Crossfiled) 2020-01-31 - Hearing 2/12 at 1:00 p.m. (Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs)


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Education23110(n/a)See Bill Text
Education23503(n/a)See Bill Text
Education23505(n/a)See Bill Text
Education23509(n/a)See Bill Text

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