MD HB873 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 14-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 14 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-03-15 - Referred Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Pending: Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Providing that certain provisions of law do not apply to certain individuals; prohibiting individuals from simultaneously being a candidate for a party office and an elected public office; and prohibiting individuals from simultaneously holding a party office and an elected public office.

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Election Law – Party and Elected Public Offices – Prohibitions


Roll Calls

2020-03-14 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 101 N: 29 NV: 1 Abs: 10) [PASS]


2020-03-15SenateReferred Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2020-03-14HouseThird Reading Passed (101-29)
2020-03-13HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2020-03-13HouseFloor Amendment {503523/1 (Delegate Krebs) Adopted
2020-03-13HouseMotion Special Order until Next Session (Delegate Krebs) Adopted
2020-03-13HouseFavorable with Amendments {875064/1 Adopted
2020-03-13HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Ways and Means
2020-02-04HouseHearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-02-03HouseFirst Reading Ways and Means


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Election Law5204(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments