MD HB465 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Introduced on January 24 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-01-28 - Hearing 2/11 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: House Ways and Means Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring certain persons that use a bot to publish, distribute, or disseminate campaign material online to another person in the State for the purpose of influencing an election to disclose in a clear and conspicuous manner on the campaign material that the person is using a bot to publish, distribute, or disseminate the campaign material; authorizing the State Board of Elections to seek to remove a bot under certain circumstances; etc.

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Election Law - Campaign Material - Disclosure of the Use of Bots



2020-01-28HouseHearing 2/11 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-01-24HouseFirst Reading Ways and Means


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Election Law13401.1(n/a)See Bill Text
Election Law13602(n/a)See Bill Text
Election Law13604.1(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments