MD HB81 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 11 2018 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2018-02-19 - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Altering the definition of "mental injury" to include the observable, identifiable, and substantial impairment of a child's mental or psychological ability to function that results from the child's exposure to an act that constitutes a certain crime of violence committed by a parent or household or family member against a parent or household or family member.

Tracking Information

Register now for our free OneVote public service or GAITS Pro trial account and you can begin tracking this and other legislation, all driven by the real-time data of the LegiScan API. Providing tools allowing you to research pending legislation, stay informed with email alerts, content feeds, and share dynamic reports. Use our new PolitiCorps to join with friends and collegaues to monitor & discuss bills through the process.

Monitor Legislation or view this same bill number from multiple sessions or take advantage of our national legislative search.


Family Law - Child Abuse and Neglect - Mental Injury



2018-02-19HouseUnfavorable Report by Judiciary
2018-01-25HouseHearing 1/25 at 1:00 p.m.
2018-01-11HouseFirst Reading Judiciary


Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments