MD HB453 | 2022 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 20 2022 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2022-01-27 - Hearing 2/08 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Prohibiting an employee of a correctional facility from discriminating against inmates on the basis of certain protected classes; requiring the managing official of a correctional facility to develop a written nondiscrimination policy regarding inmates; and establishing certain requirements for correctional facilities relating to the gender identity of inmates and inmates who are transgender, nonbinary, or intersex.

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Correctional Facilities - Transgender, Nonbinary, and Intersex Inmates (Transgender Respect, Agency, and Dignity Act)



2022-01-27HouseHearing 2/08 at 1:00 p.m.
2022-01-20HouseFirst Reading Judiciary

Same As/Similar To

SB550 (Crossfiled) 2022-02-03 - Hearing 2/17 at 1:00 p.m.


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Correctional Services9618(n/a)See Bill Text
Correctional Services9619(n/a)See Bill Text
Correctional Services9620(n/a)See Bill Text

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