MD HB436 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 15 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-02-01 - Hearing 2/10 at 1:30 p.m.
Pending: House Appropriations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring an annual appropriation of $3,000,000 to be used for branches of the Enoch Pratt Free Library that extend operating hours and services above those in effect as of January 1, 2016; declaring that it is the intent of the General Assembly to utilize increased operating hours and services to advance the library's commitment to equity, inclusion, and greater access to library resources, programs, and services; etc.

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Enoch Pratt Free Library - Operating Hours and Funding



2021-02-01HouseHearing 2/10 at 1:30 p.m.
2021-01-15HouseFirst Reading Appropriations

Same As/Similar To

SB477 (Crossfiled) 2021-01-27 - Hearing 2/03 at 1:00 p.m.


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ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Education23402(n/a)See Bill Text

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