MD HB238 | 2021 | Regular Session

Note: Carry Over of previous HB1335


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on April 10 2021 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2021-04-12 - Rereferred to Judicial Proceedings
Pending: Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Requiring, beginning October 1, 2021, the expungement of certain records 3 years after a disposition of the charge under certain circumstances; requiring a court to send a notice of the disposition of certain charges in a case and the date on which expungement is required to the person entitled to the expungement and certain entities; requiring a court to notify a defendant of the defendant's right to expungement under certain circumstances; requiring the court to notify the defendant by mail; etc.

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Criminal Procedure - Expungement of Records


Roll Calls

2021-04-10 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 97 N: 36 NV: 4 Abs: 4) [PASS]


2021-04-12SenateRereferred to Judicial Proceedings
2021-04-10SenateReferred Rules
2021-04-10HouseThird Reading Passed (97-36)
2021-04-09HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2021-04-09HouseFavorable with Amendments {522011/1 Adopted
2021-04-09HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Judiciary
2021-01-31HouseHearing 2/23 at 1:30 p.m.
2021-01-13HouseFirst Reading Judiciary

Same As/Similar To

HB1335 (Carry Over) 2020-02-10 - Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Criminal Procedure10105(n/a)See Bill Text
Criminal Procedure10105.1(n/a)See Bill Text
Criminal Procedure10105.2(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments