MD HB1204 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 19-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 13 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-03-14 - Referred Judicial Proceedings
Pending: Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Prohibiting a county board, public or nonpublic prekindergarten programs, and public or nonpublic primary or secondary schools that receive State funds from discriminating against a person because of certain factors, refusing enrollment of, expelling, or withholding privileges from any student or prospective student because of certain factors, from taking a certain retaliatory action; providing certain penalties; etc.

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County Boards and Public and Nonpublic Prekindergarten Programs and Schools – Discrimination – Prohibition


Roll Calls

2020-03-13 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 95 N: 38 NV: 1 Abs: 7) [PASS]


2020-03-14SenateReferred Judicial Proceedings
2020-03-13HouseThird Reading Passed (95-38)
2020-03-12HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2020-03-11HouseMotion Special Order until Next Session (Delegate Szeliga) Adopted
2020-03-11HouseFavorable with Amendments {395467/1 Adopted
2020-03-11HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Ways and Means
2020-02-11HouseHearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-02-07HouseFirst Reading Ways and Means

Same As/Similar To

SB993 (Crossfiled) 2020-02-06 - Hearing 2/20 at 12:00 p.m.


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Education2303(n/a)See Bill Text
Education26701(n/a)See Bill Text
Education26702(n/a)See Bill Text
Education26703(n/a)See Bill Text
Education26704(n/a)See Bill Text
Education26705(n/a)See Bill Text
Education4108(n/a)See Bill Text
Education71A-04(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments