MD HB1083 | 2020 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on May 8 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-05-08 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 422
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Replacing the term "gang" as it pertains to certain prohibitions against participation in a criminal gang with the term "organization"; requiring certain local jurisdictions to use certain divested assets for certain purposes under certain circumstances; requiring the Attorney General, in consultation with the Maryland State's Attorneys' Association, to develop a plan for a formal process for oversight of prosecutions of offenses involving criminal organizations; etc.

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Criminal Organizations – Penalties and Procedure


Roll Calls

2020-03-16 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 46 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2020-03-12 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 132 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 7) [PASS]


2020-05-08HouseEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 422
2020-03-17HouseReturned Passed
2020-03-16SenateThird Reading Passed (46-0)
2020-03-15SenateSecond Reading Passed
2020-03-15SenateFavorable Adopted
2020-03-15SenateFavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
2020-03-13SenateReferred Judicial Proceedings
2020-03-12HouseThird Reading Passed (132-0)
2020-03-12HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2020-03-12HouseFavorable with Amendments {192814/1 Adopted
2020-03-12HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Judiciary
2020-02-10HouseHearing 3/03 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-02-06HouseFirst Reading Judiciary

Same As/Similar To

SB745 (Crossfiled) 2020-03-16 - Referred Judiciary


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Criminal Law9801(n/a)See Bill Text
Criminal Law9802(n/a)See Bill Text
Criminal Law9803(n/a)See Bill Text
Criminal Law9804(n/a)See Bill Text
Criminal Law9805(n/a)See Bill Text
Criminal Law9807(n/a)See Bill Text
Correctional Services6112(n/a)See Bill Text
Education7303(n/a)See Bill Text
Real Property14125.2(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments