MD HB405 | 2021 | Regular Session

Note: Carryover of previous HB184


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 13 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-12-22 - Hearing 1/20 at 1:30 p.m. (Ways and Means)
Pending: House Ways and Means Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Authorizing a court to award reasonable attorney's fees and related costs to the parent of a child with a disability who is the prevailing party in a certain special education proceeding; prohibiting a court from awarding attorney's fees and related costs to certain parents in a certain proceeding under certain circumstances; and authorizing an award of attorney's fees and related costs to a parent of a child with a disability who is a prevailing party under certain circumstances.

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Special Education - Judicial Actions - Attorney's Fees and Related Costs



2020-12-22HouseHearing 1/20 at 1:30 p.m. (Ways and Means)
2021-01-13HouseFirst Reading Ways and Means and Judiciary

Same As/Similar To

HB184 (Carry Over) 2020-01-16 - Hearing 1/30 at 1:00 p.m. (Ways and Means)


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Education8413(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments