MD SB1037 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 17 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-03-10 - Rereferred to Judicial Proceedings
Pending: Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Modifying certain elements required to establish a defense to serving an alcoholic beverage to an underage individual; and providing that reliance by an establishment or a seller on the results of an electronic identification scanner that verifies the identity of an individual by certain technology fulfills an element of a certain defense.

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Alcoholic Beverages - Prohibited Acts - Defense to Prosecution for Sale to Underage Individuals



2020-03-10SenateRereferred to Judicial Proceedings
2020-03-02SenateRereferred to Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2020-02-17SenateFirst Reading Senate Rules


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Alcoholic Beverages6306(n/a)See Bill Text

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