MD HB424 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on April 9 2021 - 50% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2021-04-12 - Favorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Requiring the Comptroller to distribute public contributions to a certain campaign finance entity established to receive public contributions for certain eligible candidates; requiring the State Board of Elections to make a certain determination regarding the balance of the Fair Campaign Financing Fund on or before a certain date in certain years; requiring in fiscal year 2023 the governor to include in the annual budget bill an appropriation of at least $4,000,000 to the Fund; etc.

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Public Financing Act - Matching Fund Revisions (Maryland Fair Elections Act)


Roll Calls

2021-04-09 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 99 N: 37 NV: 2 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2021-04-12SenateFavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2021-04-12SenateRereferred to Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2021-04-09SenateReferred Rules
2021-04-09HouseThird Reading Passed (99-37)
2021-04-08HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2021-04-08HouseFavorable with Amendments {125567/1 Adopted
2021-04-08HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Ways and Means
2021-01-18HouseHearing 2/02 at 1:30 p.m.
2021-01-15HouseFirst Reading Ways and Means

Same As/Similar To

SB415 (Crossfiled) 2021-05-30 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 733


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Election Law13235(n/a)See Bill Text
Election Law15102(n/a)See Bill Text
Election Law15103(n/a)See Bill Text
Election Law15104(n/a)See Bill Text
Election Law15104.1(n/a)See Bill Text
Election Law15105(n/a)See Bill Text
Election Law15106(n/a)See Bill Text
Election Law15107(n/a)See Bill Text
Election Law15108(n/a)See Bill Text
Election Law15109(n/a)See Bill Text
Election Law15110(n/a)See Bill Text
Election Law15111(n/a)See Bill Text
Election Law15113(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments