MD HB1066 | 2023 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 53-2)
Status: Passed on May 16 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-05-16 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 773
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Establishing the Commission on Hate Crime Response and Prevention to develop strategies to prevent and respond to hate crime activity and evaluate State laws and policies relating to hate crimes; and requiring the Commission to report to the General Assembly on or before December 1 each year, beginning in 2024, on legislative recommendations to address hate crimes in the State.

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Hate Crimes - Commission on Hate Crime Response and Prevention - Establishment


Roll Calls

2023-04-10 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 40 N: 7 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-03-31 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 106 N: 31 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2023-05-16HouseApproved by the Governor - Chapter 773
2023-04-10HouseReturned Passed
2023-04-10SenateThird Reading Passed (40-7)
2023-04-10SenateSecond Reading Passed
2023-04-10SenateFavorable Adopted
2023-04-10SenateFavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
2023-04-05SenateHearing 4/06 at 1:00 p.m.
2023-04-05SenateRereferred to Judicial Proceedings
2023-04-03SenateReferred Rules
2023-03-31HouseThird Reading Passed (106-31)
2023-03-30HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2023-03-30HouseFavorable with Amendments {863323/1 Adopted
2023-03-30HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Judiciary
2023-02-13HouseHearing 3/09 at 1:00 p.m.
2023-02-10HouseFirst Reading Judiciary


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
State Government6701(n/a)See Bill Text
State Government6702(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments