MD HB648 | 2021 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Passed on May 18 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-05-18 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 273
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Authorizing annual and special meetings of the members of an electric cooperative to be conducted in person, virtually, or both; requiring the members of the cooperative, by majority vote, to determine in the cooperative's bylaws how meetings may be held; requiring the notice of annual and special meetings to include certain information; altering certain requirements for a quorum; authorizing voting to be conducted in a certain manner in accordance with the cooperative's bylaws; etc.

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Electric Cooperatives – Meetings – Alterations


Roll Calls

2021-03-29 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 47 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-03-05 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 131 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 8) [PASS]


2021-05-18HouseApproved by the Governor - Chapter 273
2021-03-30HouseReturned Passed
2021-03-29SenateThird Reading Passed (47-0)
2021-03-26SenateFavorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
2021-03-26SenateFavorable Report by Finance
2021-03-09SenateReferred Finance
2021-03-05HouseThird Reading Passed (131-0)
2021-03-04HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2021-03-04HouseFavorable with Amendments {283791/1 Adopted
2021-03-03HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Economic Matters
2021-01-22HouseHearing 2/11 at 1:30 p.m.
2021-01-22HouseFirst Reading Economic Matters

Same As/Similar To

SB561 (Crossfiled) 2021-05-18 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 274


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Corporations and Associations5616(n/a)See Bill Text
Corporations and Associations5617(n/a)See Bill Text
Corporations and Associations5618(n/a)See Bill Text
Corporations and Associations5619(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments