MD HB916 | 2014 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Passed on May 15 2014 - 100% progression
Action: 2014-05-15 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 551
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Providing that a Maryland corporation or a real estate investment trust has the power to renounce specified business opportunities in its charter or declaration of trust or by a specified resolution; repealing specified provisions of law relating to dividends payable in shares of one class of a corporation's stock to holders of shares of another class of the corporation's stock; altering the circumstances under which a corporation registered as an open-end company may redeem shares of its stock from any stockholder; etc.

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Corporations and Real Estate Investment Trusts - Miscellaneous Provisions


Roll Calls

2014-03-26 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (47-0) (Y: 47 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2014-03-12 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (131-0) (Y: 131 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 8) [PASS]


2014-05-15HouseApproved by the Governor - Chapter 551
2014-04-05HouseReturned Passed
2014-04-04SenateThird Reading Passed (47-0)
2014-04-02SenateSecond Reading Passed
2014-04-02SenateFavorable Report Adopted
2014-04-01SenateFavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
2014-03-18SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings
2014-03-15HouseThird Reading Passed (131-0)
2014-03-14HouseSecond Reading Passed
2014-03-14HouseFavorable Report Adopted
2014-03-14HouseFavorable Report by Economic Matters
2014-02-26HouseHearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.
2014-02-05HouseFirst Reading Economic Matters


Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments