MD SB103 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 8-4)
Status: Engrossed on February 7 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-03-11 - Hearing 3/21 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Hearing: Mar 21 @ 1:00 pm House Hearing
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Altering prohibited actions relating to electronic harassment of minors; prohibiting a person from maliciously engaging in an electronic communication if the electronic communication, as part of a series of communications, is intended to and has the effect of intimidating, tormenting, or harassing a minor and causes physical injury or serious emotional distress to a minor; providing that a person may not violate the Act with the intent to induce a minor to commit suicide; providing certain penalties; etc.

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Criminal Law - Electronic Harassment and Bullying (Grace's Law 2.0)


Roll Calls

2019-02-07 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (45-0) (Y: 46 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2019-03-11HouseHearing 3/21 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-02-08HouseFirst Reading Judiciary
2019-02-07SenateThird Reading Passed (45-0)
2019-02-05SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-02-05SenateFavorable with Amendments {508171/2 Report Adopted
2019-02-04SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Judicial Proceedings
2019-01-15SenateHearing 1/29 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-01-14SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings


Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments