MD HB268 | 2020 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 3 2020 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2020-03-04 - Referred Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Pending: Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]

Summary

Proposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to repeal the requirement that a candidate for Governor who seeks nomination in a primary election designate a candidate for Lieutenant Governor at the time of filing a certificate of candidacy; requiring a candidate for Governor who seeks nomination in a primary election to designate a candidate for Lieutenant Governor within 21 days after the primary election; submitting this amendment to the qualified voters of the State for their adoption or rejection; etc.

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Title

Election Law - Deadline for Selection of Lieutenant Governor

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2020-03-03 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 96 N: 41 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2020-03-04SenateReferred Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2020-03-03HouseThird Reading Passed (96-41)
2020-02-28HouseSecond Reading Passed
2020-02-28HouseFavorable Adopted
2020-02-28HouseFavorable Report by Ways and Means
2020-01-21HouseHearing 2/06 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-01-21HouseHearing canceled
2020-01-21HouseHearing 2/04 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-01-20HouseFirst Reading Ways and Means

Subjects


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
II - Executive Department1B(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources


Bill Comments

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