MD HB353 | 2021 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 13 2021 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2021-01-31 - Hearing 2/10 at 1:30 p.m.
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Establishing the civil liability of a law enforcement officer who deprives or allows another to deprive an individual of certain rights under the Maryland Declaration of Rights and the Maryland Constitution; requiring a court to award attorney's fees and costs to a plaintiff under certain circumstances; authorizing a court to award attorney's fees and costs to a defendant under certain circumstances; etc.

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Title

Civil Actions - Violation of Rights - Governmental Liability

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2021-01-31HouseHearing 2/10 at 1:30 p.m.
2021-01-13HouseFirst Reading Judiciary
2020-07-10HousePre-filed

Subjects


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Courts and Judicial Proceedings5809(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources


Bill Comments

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