MD HB454 | 2021 | Regular Session

Note: Carry Foward to future HB325
Note: Carry Over of previous HB747


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 15 2021 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2021-01-22 - Hearing 2/17 at 1:30 p.m.
Pending: House Health and Government Operations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Altering a State policy to make a payment under a procurement contract or after receipt of a proper invoice in 15 days rather than the current policy of 30 days; requiring each county and municipality to adopt a certain policy; reducing the number of days from 45 to 15 following receipt of an invoice after which the State owes interest on unpaid amounts and interest begins to accrue on unpaid amounts; and repealing a requirement that a contractor submit an invoice within a certain amount of time in order to receive interest payments.

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State and Local Procurement - Payment Practices



2021-01-22HouseHearing 2/17 at 1:30 p.m.
2021-01-15HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations

Same As/Similar To

HB454 (Carry Over) 2021-01-22 - Hearing 2/17 at 1:30 p.m.
SB336 (Crossfiled) 2021-02-02 - Hearing 2/03 at 1:00 p.m.
HB747 (Carry Over) 2020-02-05 - Hearing 3/03 at 1:00 p.m.


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Local Government1404(n/a)See Bill Text
State Finance and Procurement15103(n/a)See Bill Text
State Finance and Procurement15104(n/a)See Bill Text
State Finance and Procurement15105(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments