MD HB734 | 2019 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 14-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 18 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-03-18 - First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Pending: Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]

Summary

Prohibiting a person from knowingly taking, placing, harboring, persuading, inducing, or enticing another to provide services or labor by force, fraud, or coercion; prohibiting a person from knowingly receiving a benefit or thing of value from the provision of services or labor that was induced by force, fraud, or coercion; and establishing that a person who violates the Act is guilty of a felony and on conviction is subject to imprisonment not to exceed 25 years or a fine not to exceed $15,000 or both.

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Title

Criminal Law - Labor Trafficking (Anti-Exploitation Act of 2019)

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2019-03-13 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (138-1) (Y: 139 N: 2 NV: 1 Abs: 7) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2019-03-18SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings
2019-03-18HouseThird Reading Passed (138-1)
2019-03-15HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-03-15HouseFavorable with Amendments {672211/1 Report Adopted
2019-03-15HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Judiciary
2019-02-11HouseHearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-02-08HouseFirst Reading Judiciary

Subjects


Maryland State Sources


Bill Comments

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