MD HB1506 | 2018 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Passed on May 15 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-05-15 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 794
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Authorizing the Securities Commissioner of the Division of Securities of the Office of the Attorney General to bring a civil action for damages against a certain person that violates certain provisions of law on behalf of a certain person; authorizing the Commissioner to recover certain damages; authorizing the Commissioner to recover certain costs under certain circumstances; providing that a certain criminal conviction is not a prerequisite for maintenance of an action under the Act; and applying the Act.

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Office of the Attorney General - Securities Commissioner - Asset Recovery for Exploited Seniors


Roll Calls

2018-04-05 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (46-0) (Y: 47 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2018-03-08 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (131-6) (Y: 132 N: 7 NV: 2 Abs: 8) [PASS]


2018-05-15HouseApproved by the Governor - Chapter 794
2018-04-10HouseReturned Passed
2018-04-09SenateThird Reading Passed (46-0)
2018-04-09SenateSecond Reading Passed
2018-04-09SenateFavorable Report Adopted
2018-04-09SenateFavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
2018-03-21SenateHearing 3/21 at 1:00 p.m.
2018-03-09SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings
2018-03-08HouseThird Reading Passed (131-6)
2018-03-07HouseSecond Reading Passed
2018-03-07HouseFavorable Report Adopted
2018-03-06HouseFavorable Report by Economic Matters
2018-02-28HouseHearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.
2018-02-09HouseFirst Reading Economic Matters


Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments