MD HB608 | 2023 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 40-10)
Status: Passed on April 24 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-04-24 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 211
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Prohibiting a person from discriminating in the sale or rental of, or otherwise making unavailable or denying, a dwelling to an individual with a disability who has, obtains, or retains a certain service dog.

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Human Relations - Housing Discrimination - Service Dogs


Roll Calls

2023-04-10 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 47 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-04-03 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 137 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2023-04-24HouseApproved by the Governor - Chapter 211
2023-04-10HouseReturned Passed
2023-04-10SenateThird Reading Passed (47-0)
2023-04-07SenateSecond Reading Passed
2023-04-07SenateFavorable Adopted
2023-04-07SenateFavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
2023-04-05SenateRereferred to Judicial Proceedings
2023-04-03SenateReferred Rules
2023-04-03HouseThird Reading Passed (137-1)
2023-03-31HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2023-03-31HouseFavorable with Amendments {313829/1 Adopted
2023-03-31HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Environment and Transportation
2023-02-06HouseHearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m.
2023-02-03HouseFirst Reading Environment and Transportation

Same As/Similar To

SB535 (Crossfiled) 2023-04-24 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 212


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
State Government20706(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments