MD HB979 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 22-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 13 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-03-14 - Referred Judicial Proceedings
Pending: Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Requiring the Commissioner of Correction to include in a certain report certain statistics related to the cost of living of inmates at certain facilities; and requiring the Division of Correction to include in a certain report regarding Maryland Correctional Enterprises certain statistics regarding the race, age, and sex of certain inmates, disaggregated by job classification and wage scale.

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Correctional Services – Inmate Cost–of–Living Report – Maryland Correctional Enterprises Diversity Report


Roll Calls

2020-03-13 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 127 N: 6 NV: 0 Abs: 8) [PASS]


2020-03-14SenateReferred Judicial Proceedings
2020-03-13HouseThird Reading Passed (127-6)
2020-03-11HouseFavorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
2020-03-11HouseFavorable Report by Judiciary
2020-02-06HouseHearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-02-05HouseFirst Reading Judiciary


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Correctional Services3207(n/a)See Bill Text
Correctional Services3509(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments