MD HB895 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 26-0)
Status: Introduced on February 3 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-02-04 - Hearing 3/12 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: House Health and Government Operations Committee
Hearing: Mar 12 @ 1:00 pm House Health and Government Operations Hearing
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Replacing references to Columbus Day in certain provisions of law with references to Indigenous Peoples' Day; and establishing that Indigenous Peoples' Day is to be observed on October 12 or if the United States Congress designates another day for the observance of Columbus Day, the day designated by the United States Congress.

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Indigenous Peoples' Day - Rule of Interpretation and Replacement of Columbus Day



2020-02-04HouseHearing 3/12 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-02-03HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Commercial Law14301(n/a)See Bill Text
Education7103(n/a)See Bill Text
Financial Institutions5705(n/a)See Bill Text
General Provisions1111(n/a)See Bill Text
General Provisions1111.1(n/a)See Bill Text
State Personnel and Pensions9201(n/a)See Bill Text

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