MD HB180 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Committee Bill
Status: Passed on April 18 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-04-18 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 142
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Authorizing the Motor Vehicle Administration to issue electronic credentials in addition to, and not instead of, a license or an identification card; defining an "electronic credential" as an electronic representation of a license, an identification card, or a data field; establishing that a credential holder satisfies certain license display requirements; authorizing the Administration to create an electronic credential; authorizing an alcoholic beverages license holder to accept an electronic credential as proof of age; etc.

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Motor Vehicle Administration - Licenses and Identification Cards - Electronic Credentials


Roll Calls

2019-03-31 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (46-0) (Y: 46 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2019-03-05 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (139-0) (Y: 140 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 7) [PASS]


2019-04-18HouseApproved by the Governor - Chapter 142
2019-04-08HouseReturned Passed
2019-04-08SenateThird Reading Passed (46-0)
2019-04-05SenateSecond Reading Passed
2019-04-05SenateFavorable Report Adopted
2019-04-04SenateFavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
2019-03-12SenateHearing 3/19 at 12:00 p.m.
2019-03-06SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings
2019-03-05HouseThird Reading Passed (139-0)
2019-03-01HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-03-01HouseFavorable with Amendments {860410/1 Report Adopted
2019-02-28HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Environment and Transportation
2019-01-29HouseHearing 2/14 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-01-23HouseFirst Reading Environment and Transportation


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Bill Comments