MD HB1514 | 2020 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 18-0)
Status: Passed on May 8 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-05-08 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 483
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Requiring the Secretary of Juvenile Services to take certain actions related to certain protections and remedies for certain employees; prohibiting a supervisor, appointing authority, or the head of a principal unit of State government from taking or refusing to take any personnel action or reprisal against an employee of the Department of Juvenile Services who discloses certain information to the Director of Juvenile Justice Monitoring or staff of the Juvenile Justice Monitoring Unit; etc.

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State Personnel and Pensions - Maryland Whistleblower Law - Department of Juvenile Services Employees


Roll Calls

2020-03-18 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 45 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2020-03-16 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 131 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 8) [PASS]


2020-05-08HouseEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 483
2020-03-18HouseReturned Passed
2020-03-18SenateThird Reading Passed (45-0)
2020-03-18SenateSecond Reading Passed
2020-03-18SenateFavorable Adopted
2020-03-18SenateFavorable Report by Finance
2020-03-16SenateHearing 3/17 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-03-16SenateReferred Finance
2020-03-16HouseThird Reading Passed (131-0)
2020-03-15HouseFavorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
2020-03-15HouseFavorable Report by Appropriations
2020-02-10HouseHearing 3/12 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-02-07HouseFirst Reading Appropriations


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
State Government6401(n/a)See Bill Text
State Personnel and Pensions5304(n/a)See Bill Text
State Personnel and Pensions5305(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments