MD HB1236 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Democrat 32-2)
Status: Vetoed on May 7 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-05-07 - Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Requiring the Maryland Transit Administration to engage in good-faith negotiations with certain jurisdictions and train companies to reach an agreement on a pilot program to establish Maryland Area Regional Commuter train service between Union Station in the District of Columbia and Alexandria Station, Virginia; requiring the Administration to engage in negotiations with Delaware and certain train companies to reach an agreement on a pilot program to establish train service between Perryville, Maryland and Newark, Delaware; etc.

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Transit - Maryland Area Regional Commuter Train - Expansion of Service


Roll Calls

2020-03-18 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 45 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2020-03-18 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 111 N: 20 NV: 2 Abs: 8) [PASS]
2020-03-17 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 107 N: 27 NV: 0 Abs: 7) [PASS]


2020-05-07HouseVetoed by the Governor (Policy)
2020-03-18HousePassed Enrolled
2020-03-18HouseThird Reading Passed (111-20)
2020-03-18HouseHouse Concurs Senate Amendments
2020-03-18SenateThird Reading Passed (45-0)
2020-03-18SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2020-03-18SenateFavorable with Amendments {879430/1 Adopted
2020-03-18SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Budget and Taxation
2020-03-17SenateReferred Budget and Taxation
2020-03-17HouseThird Reading Passed (107-27)
2020-03-16HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2020-03-16HouseFavorable with Amendments {920310/1 Adopted
2020-03-16HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Environment and Transportation
2020-02-10HouseHearing 3/05 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-02-07HouseFirst Reading Environment and Transportation


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Bill Comments