MD HB643 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 12-0)
Status: Vetoed on May 25 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-05-25 - Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Altering the employment categories of certain employees of the State Department of Education; requiring that all positions in the Department be appointed positions in the professional service and skilled service as well as the executive service and management service, subject to a certain exception; repealing the authority for special appointment positions; requiring the Department to determine which employment classifications at the Department would be described as being skilled service or professional service; etc.

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State Department of Education - Employment Categories and Practices


Roll Calls

2018-04-02 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (37-8) (Y: 38 N: 9 NV: 1 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2018-03-14 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (121-14) (Y: 122 N: 15 NV: 1 Abs: 11) [PASS]


2018-05-25HouseVetoed by the Governor (Policy)
2018-04-09HouseReturned Passed
2018-04-09SenateThird Reading Passed (37-8)
2018-04-06SenateSecond Reading Passed
2018-04-06SenateFavorable Report Adopted
2018-04-06SenateFavorable Report by Finance
2018-04-03SenateHearing 4/03 at 1:00 p.m.
2018-03-19SenateFirst Reading Finance
2018-03-19HouseThird Reading Passed (121-14)
2018-03-16HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2018-03-16HouseFavorable with Amendments {154565/1 Report Adopted
2018-03-16HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Appropriations
2018-02-13HouseHearing 2/13 at 1:00 p.m.
2018-01-29HouseFirst Reading Appropriations


Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments