MD HB686 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 26 2021 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2021-02-02 - Hearing 2/24 at 1:30 p.m.
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Authorizing certain judges and prosecutors and certain immediate family members to make a written request that certain personal information be removed from the Internet or from certain other publications; requiring a person who receives a request under the Act to remove the information within 72 hours; authorizing certain civil actions for violations of the Act; prohibiting the inspection without permission of public records containing certain personal information about certain current and former judges and prosecutors; etc.

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Court Officials - Public Disclosure of Personal Information



2021-02-02HouseHearing 2/24 at 1:30 p.m.
2021-02-02HouseHearing canceled
2021-01-31HouseHearing 2/23 at 1:30 p.m.
2021-01-26HouseFirst Reading Judiciary


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Courts and Judicial Proceedings32201(n/a)See Bill Text
Courts and Judicial Proceedings32202(n/a)See Bill Text
General Provisions4357(n/a)See Bill Text

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