MD HB1018 | 2020 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-0)
Status: Passed on May 8 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-05-08 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 406
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Requiring the Secretary of Labor to develop certain mandatory, rather than voluntary, guidelines for employers faced with a reduction in operations; altering required contents of the guidelines; requiring an employer to provide written notice to certain persons at least 60 days before initiating a reduction in operations; requiring that the notice include certain information and a certain statement; requiring the Secretary or the Secretary's designee to issue an order compelling compliance under certain circumstances; etc.

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Labor and Employment - Economic Stabilization Act - Revisions


Roll Calls

2020-03-16 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 42 N: 4 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2020-03-11 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 97 N: 41 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2020-05-08HouseEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 406
2020-03-17HouseReturned Passed
2020-03-16SenateThird Reading Passed (42-4)
2020-03-15SenateSecond Reading Passed
2020-03-15SenateFavorable Adopted
2020-03-15SenateFavorable Report by Finance
2020-03-12SenateReferred Finance
2020-03-11HouseThird Reading Passed (97-41)
2020-03-10HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2020-03-10HouseFavorable with Amendments {763696/1 Adopted
2020-03-09HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Economic Matters
2020-02-06HouseHearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-02-05HouseFirst Reading Economic Matters

Same As/Similar To

SB780 (Crossfiled) 2020-05-08 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 407


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Labor and Employment11301(n/a)See Bill Text
Labor and Employment11302(n/a)See Bill Text
Labor and Employment11303(n/a)See Bill Text
Labor and Employment11304(n/a)See Bill Text
Labor and Employment11305(n/a)See Bill Text
Labor and Employment11306(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments