MD SB1079 | 2020 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Passed on March 9 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-03-09 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 12
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Allowing the Governor to transfer by budget amendment up to $50,000,000 from the Revenue Stabilization Account to fund costs associated with the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19); requiring the Governor to provide the Legislative Policy Committee with at least 7 days for review before transferring the funds; requiring, within 60 days of the release of funds, the Department of Budget and Management to submit a report to the Legislative Policy Committee and the General Assembly on the use of the funds per unit of State government; etc.

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State Budget - Revenue Stabilization Account Transfers - Coronavirus


Roll Calls

2020-03-06 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 137 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2020-03-06 - House - Motion Rules Suspend Two Readings Same Day (Delegate McIntosh) Adopted (Y: 137 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2020-03-06 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 45 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2020-03-09SenateApproved by the Governor - Chapter 12
2020-03-09SenateReturned Passed
2020-03-06HouseThird Reading Passed (137-0)
2020-03-06HouseMotion Rules Suspend Two Readings Same Day (Delegate McIntosh) Adopted (137-0)
2020-03-06HouseFavorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
2020-03-06HouseFavorable Report by Appropriations
2020-03-06HouseHearing 3/06 at 2:00 p.m.
2020-03-06HouseReferred Appropriations
2020-03-06SenateThird Reading Passed (45-0)
2020-03-06SenateMotion Rules Suspend Two Readings Same Day Const/Rule 24 (Senator Guzzone) Adopted
2020-03-06SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2020-03-06SenateFavorable with Amendments {399537/1 Adopted
2020-03-06SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Budget and Taxation
2020-03-04SenateHearing 3/05 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-03-04SenateReferred Budget and Taxation
2020-03-04SenateMotion Rules Suspend to Refer (Senator King) Adopted
2020-03-04SenateMotion Rules Suspend for Late Introduction (Senator King) Adopted
2020-03-01SenateFirst Reading Senate Rules

Same As/Similar To

HB1661 (Crossfiled) 2020-03-11 - Referred Budget and Taxation


Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments