MD HB209 | 2023 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Passed on May 8 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-05-08 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 560
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Altering certain provisions governing the issuance of stock, convertible securities, and scrip; clarifying the authority of corporations to hold annual meetings by remote communication; clarifying the application of certain provisions of law to the conversion of a corporation; requiring a real estate investment trust that voluntarily dissolves to file a notice of termination with the State Department of Assessments and Taxation; etc.

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Corporations and Associations - Revisions


Roll Calls

2023-04-07 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 42 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2023-03-03 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 133 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 7) [PASS]


2023-05-08HouseApproved by the Governor - Chapter 560
2023-04-08HouseReturned Passed
2023-04-07SenateThird Reading Passed (42-0)
2023-04-05SenateFavorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
2023-04-05SenateFavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
2023-03-06SenateReferred Judicial Proceedings
2023-03-03HouseThird Reading Passed (133-0)
2023-03-01HouseSecond Reading Passed
2023-03-01HouseFavorable Adopted
2023-02-28HouseFavorable Report by Economic Matters
2023-01-25HouseHearing 2/08 at 1:00 p.m.
2023-01-20HouseFirst Reading Economic Matters

Same As/Similar To

SB58 (Crossfiled) 2023-02-23 - Referred Economic Matters


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Corporations and Associations12307(n/a)See Bill Text
Corporations and Associations2203(n/a)See Bill Text
Corporations and Associations2210(n/a)See Bill Text
Corporations and Associations2214(n/a)See Bill Text
Corporations and Associations2501(n/a)See Bill Text
Corporations and Associations2503(n/a)See Bill Text
Corporations and Associations4601(n/a)See Bill Text
Corporations and Associations4A402(n/a)See Bill Text
Corporations and Associations5202(n/a)See Bill Text
Corporations and Associations8502(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments