MD HB1075 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 13-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 17 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-03-17 - Referred Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Pending: Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Repealing a prerequisite that a public school employee who is subject to a certain prohibited personnel action relating to an act of whistleblowing must exhaust any administrative remedies before instituting a civil action against a public school employer; requiring a public school employer to provide an administrative remedial process and to complete the process within 30 days after the employee files an initial complaint; requiring a public school employee to notify the superintendent of schools of any intent to file a civil action; etc.

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Public School Employees - Whistleblower Protection - Civil Actions


Roll Calls

2020-03-17 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 103 N: 30 NV: 1 Abs: 7) [PASS]


2020-03-17SenateReferred Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2020-03-17HouseThird Reading Passed (103-30)
2020-03-15HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2020-03-15HouseFavorable with Amendments {635967/1 Adopted
2020-03-15HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Ways and Means
2020-02-11HouseHearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-02-06HouseFirst Reading Ways and Means


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Education6901(n/a)See Bill Text
Education6902(n/a)See Bill Text
Education6903(n/a)See Bill Text
Education6904(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments