MD HB677 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 42-0)
Status: Introduced on January 30 2020 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2020-01-30 - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Stating certain findings of the General Assembly; prohibiting certain governmental entities from entering into agreements facilitating immigration-related detention by private entities; prohibiting governmental entities from entering into certain agreements to house immigration-related detainees; requiring governmental entities to terminate existing contracts for the detention of immigration-related detainees not later than October 1, 2021; and making the provisions of the Act severable.

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Correctional Services - Immigration Detention - Prohibition (Dignity Not Detention Act)



2020-01-30HouseHearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-01-30HouseFirst Reading Judiciary

Same As/Similar To

SB850 (Crossfiled) 2020-02-06 - Hearing 2/26 at 12:00 p.m.


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Correctional Services1101(n/a)See Bill Text
Correctional Services1102(n/a)See Bill Text
Correctional Services1103(n/a)See Bill Text

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