MD HB125 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Vetoed on May 28 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-05-28 - Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Declaring certain findings of the General Assembly regarding the educational needs and the health and safety of student athletes; prohibiting a public institution of higher education or certain organizations from preventing a student athlete from earning compensation from the use of the athlete's name, image, or likeness; prohibiting a public institution of higher education from providing a prospective student athlete with certain compensation or preventing the athlete from obtaining certain legal representation; etc.

Tracking Information

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Public Institutions of Higher Education – Student Athletes (Jordan McNair Safe and Fair Play Act)


Roll Calls

2021-04-12 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 47 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-03-03 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 122 N: 12 NV: 2 Abs: 5) [PASS]


2021-05-28HouseVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
2021-04-12HouseReturned Passed
2021-04-12SenateThird Reading Passed (47-0)
2021-04-09SenateFavorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
2021-04-09SenateFavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2021-03-04SenateReferred Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2021-03-03HouseThird Reading Passed (122-12)
2021-02-26HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2021-02-26HouseFloor Amendment {323921/1 (Delegate Walker) Rejected
2021-02-25HouseMotion Special Order until Next Session (Delegate Walker) Adopted
2021-02-25HouseMotion Special Order until Later This Session (Delegate McIntosh) Adopted
2021-02-23HouseMotion Special Order until Next Session (Delegate Szeliga) Adopted
2021-02-23HouseFavorable with Amendments {723922/1 Adopted
2021-02-22HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Appropriations
2021-01-11HouseHearing 1/27 at 1:30 p.m.
2021-01-13HouseFirst Reading Appropriations

Same As/Similar To

SB439 (Crossfiled) 2021-05-18 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 138


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Education12101(n/a)See Bill Text
Education12201(n/a)See Bill Text
Education14101(n/a)See Bill Text
Education14102(n/a)See Bill Text
Education15126(n/a)See Bill Text
Education15127(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments