MD HB899 | 2023 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 9 2023 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2023-03-10 - Referred Education, Energy, and the Environment
Pending: Senate Education, Energy, and the Environment Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Establishing the term of office of the State Administrator of Elections; requiring the deputy administrator to serve as State Administrator if there is a vacancy in the office of State Administrator due to certain causes; altering requirements for the removal from office of the State Administrator; repealing the authority of the State Administrator to continue to serve in office until a successor is appointed and confirmed following a certain vote for removal of the State Administrator; etc.

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State Administrator of Elections - Term, Vacancy in Office, and Removal From Office


Roll Calls

2023-03-09 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 138 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2023-03-10SenateReferred Education, Energy, and the Environment
2023-03-09HouseThird Reading Passed (138-0)
2023-03-07HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2023-03-07HouseFavorable with Amendments {963723/1 Adopted
2023-03-06HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Ways and Means
2023-02-13HouseHearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.
2023-02-09HouseFirst Reading Ways and Means

Same As/Similar To

SB863 (Crossfiled) 2023-04-24 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 153


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Election Law2103(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments