MD HB461 | 2023 | Regular Session

Note: Carry Over of previous HB165


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 13-2)
Status: Engrossed on March 16 2023 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2023-03-21 - Hearing 4/04 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: Senate Education, Energy, and the Environment Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Requiring the State Board of Education and nonpublic schools that hold a certificate of approval from the State Board and participate in the Nonpublic Schools Textbook and Technology Grants Program to develop and implement a program of age-appropriate education on the awareness and prevention of sexual abuse and assault that includes, for students in grades 6 through 8, material promoting the awareness and prevention of human and sex trafficking.

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Education - Sexual Abuse and Assault Awareness and Prevention Program - Human and Sex Trafficking


Roll Calls

2023-03-16 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 137 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2023-03-21SenateHearing 4/04 at 1:00 p.m.
2023-03-16SenateReferred Education, Energy, and the Environment
2023-03-16HouseThird Reading Passed (137-0)
2023-03-15HouseSecond Reading Passed
2023-03-15HouseFavorable Adopted
2023-03-15HouseFavorable Report by Ways and Means
2023-02-01HouseHearing 2/15 at 1:00 p.m.
2023-01-30HouseFirst Reading Ways and Means

Same As/Similar To

HB165 (Carry Over) 2022-03-18 - Hearing 3/23 at 1:00 p.m.


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Education7439(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments