MD HB372 | 2021 | Regular Session

Note: Carryover of previous HB720


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 20 2021 - 50% progression
Action: 2021-03-22 - Referred Judicial Proceedings
Pending: Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Repealing the prohibition against a person using or possessing with intent to use drug paraphernalia to inject, ingest, inhale, or otherwise introduce into the human body a controlled dangerous substance; repealing the prohibition against a person delivering or selling, or manufacturing or possessing with intent to deliver or sell drug paraphernalia under certain circumstances; altering a prohibition against a person possessing or distributing controlled paraphernalia under certain circumstances; etc.

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Criminal Law - Drug Paraphernalia for Administration - Decriminalization


Roll Calls

2021-03-20 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 91 N: 39 NV: 5 Abs: 6) [PASS]


2021-03-22SenateReferred Judicial Proceedings
2021-03-20HouseThird Reading Passed (91-39)
2021-03-19HouseFavorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
2021-03-19HouseFavorable Report by Judiciary
2020-12-23HouseHearing 1/19 at 1:30 p.m.
2021-01-13HouseFirst Reading Judiciary

Same As/Similar To

HB720 (Carry Over) 2020-01-30 - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.
SB420 (Crossfiled) 2021-04-12 - Passed Enrolled


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Criminal Law5101(n/a)See Bill Text
Criminal Law5619(n/a)See Bill Text
Criminal Law5620(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments