MD HB243 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 12-7)
Status: Engrossed on February 20 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-02-20 - Third Reading Passed (139-0)
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Requiring a distribution from a perpetual care trust fund made under certain circumstances to be used only for the perpetual care of the cemetery, including the maintenance of the grounds, roads, and paths and the repair and renewal of buildings; permitting a cemetery to select a certain method of distribution; requiring a cemetery to submit to the Director of the Office of Cemetery Oversight a statement attesting that the cemetery's method of distribution will not result in insufficient protection of the trust fund's principal; etc.

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Cemeteries - Perpetual Care - Distribution From Perpetual Care Trust Fund



2020-02-20HouseThird Reading Passed (139-0)
2020-02-18HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2020-02-18HouseFavorable with Amendments {846386/1 Adopted
2020-02-17HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Health and Government Operations
2020-01-21HouseHearing 2/04 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-01-17HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations

Same As/Similar To

SB483 (Crossfiled) 2020-02-07 - Hearing 3/12 at 1:00 p.m.


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Business Regulation5603(n/a)See Bill Text

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