MD HB1661 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 10 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-03-11 - Referred Budget and Taxation
Pending: Senate Budget and Taxation Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Allowing the Governor to transfer by budget amendment up to $50,000,000 from the Revenue Stabilization Account to fund costs associated with the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19); requiring the Governor to provide the Legislative Policy Committee with at least 7 days for review before transferring funds; requiring, within 60 days of the release of funds, the Department of Budget and Management to submit a report to the Legislative Policy Committee and the General Assembly on the use of the funds per unit of State government; etc.

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State Budget - Revenue Stabilization Account Transfers - Coronavirus


Roll Calls

2020-03-10 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 136 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2020-03-05 - House - Motion Rules Suspend to Refer (Delegate McIntosh) Adopted (Y: 137 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2020-03-05 - House - Motion Rules Suspend for Late Introduction (Delegate McIntosh) Adopted (Y: 137 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2020-03-11SenateReferred Budget and Taxation
2020-03-10HouseThird Reading Passed (136-0)
2020-03-06HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2020-03-06HouseFavorable with Amendments {504266/1 Adopted
2020-03-06HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Appropriations
2020-03-05HouseHearing 3/06 at 2:00 p.m.
2020-03-05HouseReferred Appropriations
2020-03-05HouseMotion Rules Suspend to Refer (Delegate McIntosh) Adopted (137-0)
2020-03-05HouseMotion Rules Suspend for Late Introduction (Delegate McIntosh) Adopted (137-0)
2020-03-05HouseFirst Reading Appropriations

Same As/Similar To

SB1079 (Crossfiled) 2020-03-09 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 12


Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments