MD HB801 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 15-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 12 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-03-18 - Motion Rules Suspend Two Readings Same Day Const/Rule 24 (Senator Washington) (31-14) Rejected
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Requiring the Commissioner of the Division of Correction to operate a comprehensive rehabilitative prerelease facility for female inmates; requiring that a certain prerelease facility be located in Baltimore City; requiring the Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services to complete certain phases of a certain project by certain dates; requiring the Commissioner to provide evidence-based and gender-responsive prerelease services for female inmates; requiring the Department to provide certain updates to certain committees; etc.

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Correctional Services - Prerelease Unit for Women - Facilities and Services (Gender-Responsive Prerelease Act)


Roll Calls

2020-03-18 - Senate - Motion Rules Suspend Two Readings Same Day Const/Rule 24 (Senator Washington) Rejected (Y: 31 N: 14 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2020-03-12 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 101 N: 31 NV: 2 Abs: 7) [PASS]


2020-03-18SenateMotion Rules Suspend Two Readings Same Day Const/Rule 24 (Senator Washington) (31-14) Rejected
2020-03-18SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2020-03-18SenateCommittee Amendment {368472/1 Adopted
2020-03-18SenateMotion Laid Over (Senator Hough) Adopted
2020-03-18SenateFavorable with Amendments {368472/1
2020-03-18SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Judicial Proceedings
2020-03-13SenateReferred Judicial Proceedings
2020-03-12HouseThird Reading Passed (101-31)
2020-03-11HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2020-03-11HouseFavorable with Amendments {872411/1 Adopted
2020-03-10HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Judiciary
2020-02-04HouseHearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-02-03HouseFirst Reading Judiciary

Same As/Similar To

SB684 (Crossfiled) 2020-05-07 - Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Correctional Services3301(n/a)See Bill Text
Correctional Services3303(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments