MD HB1055 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 6 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-03-12 - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Specifying an exception to the definition of the term "entity" to include a governmental unit that employs an individual regulated lobbyist for the purposes of allowing certain officials and employees to accept certain gifts under certain circumstances; repealing a provision of law that exempts from regulation of lobbying activities an appearance of a certain employee of an association engaged only in representing counties or municipal corporations; etc.

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Public Ethics – Lobbyists – Gift Exception and Regulated Activities Exemption



2020-03-12HouseUnfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
2020-02-07HouseHearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-02-06HouseFirst Reading Environment and Transportation

Same As/Similar To

SB974 (Crossfiled) 2020-03-11 - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
General Provisions5505(n/a)See Bill Text
General Provisions5702(n/a)See Bill Text

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