MD HB320 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 19-0)
Status: Engrossed on February 27 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-02-28 - Referred Judicial Proceedings
Pending: Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Altering the definition of "undue influence" for purposes of provisions of law prohibiting the exploitation of certain vulnerable adults or individuals at least 68 years old that results in inequity; requiring a court, in determining whether a transfer of property was induced by undue influence, to consider certain factors; and applying the Act prospectively.

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Criminal Law - Exploitation of Vulnerable Adult or Elderly Individual - Undue Influence


Roll Calls

2020-02-27 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 137 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2020-02-28SenateReferred Judicial Proceedings
2020-02-27HouseThird Reading Passed (137-0)
2020-02-25HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2020-02-25HouseFavorable with Amendments {132511/1 Adopted
2020-02-24HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Judiciary
2020-01-21HouseHearing 2/04 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-01-20HouseFirst Reading Judiciary

Same As/Similar To

SB702 (Crossfiled) 2020-02-06 - Hearing 2/20 at 12:00 p.m.


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Commercial Law13204(n/a)See Bill Text
Criminal Law8801(n/a)See Bill Text
Estates and Trusts11111(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments