MD HB127 | 2023 | Regular Session

Note: Carry Over of previous HB349


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Passed on May 16 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-05-16 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 709
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Prohibiting the District Court, in aid of enforcement or execution of a money judgment resulting from a certain small claim action, from ordering the appearance of an individual for an examination or ordering an individual to answer interrogatories.

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District Court - Small Claims - Enforcement of Money Judgments


Roll Calls

2023-04-07 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 41 N: 2 NV: 1 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2023-03-02 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 102 N: 35 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2023-05-16HouseApproved by the Governor - Chapter 709
2023-04-08HouseReturned Passed
2023-04-07SenateThird Reading Passed (41-2)
2023-04-06SenateSecond Reading Passed
2023-04-06SenateFavorable Adopted
2023-04-06SenateFavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
2023-03-03SenateReferred Judicial Proceedings
2023-03-02HouseThird Reading Passed (102-35)
2023-02-28HouseFavorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
2023-02-27HouseFavorable Report by Judiciary
2023-01-17HouseHearing 1/25 at 2:30 p.m.
2023-01-13HouseFirst Reading Judiciary

Same As/Similar To

HB349 (Carry Over) 2022-05-27 - Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)
SB594 (Crossfiled) 2023-02-14 - Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Courts and Judicial Proceedings11704(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments