MD HB1580 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 12 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-02-12 - First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
Pending: House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring the Secretary of Budget and Management, in partnership with the Secretary of Information Technology and the State Chief Information Security Officer, to establish certain minimum qualifications for skilled service and professional service classes of State employees in the information technology and cybersecurity fields; requiring the Secretary of Budget and Management to revise the standards for position selection plans for certain classifications of State employees in certain fields by January 1, 2022; etc.

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State Personnel - Information Technology and Cybersecurity Qualifications - Established (Maryland State IT Hiring Act)



2020-02-12HouseFirst Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations

Same As/Similar To

SB724 (Crossfiled) 2020-02-04 - Hearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m.


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
State Personnel and Pensions4201(n/a)See Bill Text

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