MD SB1158 | 2018 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 7-3)
Status: Passed on April 24 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-04-24 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 185
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Altering the amount available for a purse for the Maryland International thoroughbred race by specifying an amount up to $500,000; specifying that the Maryland International is a graded stakes race; authorizing the Maryland International to continue to be conducted after June 30, 2019; requiring that certain money distributed to the Racing Special Fund and paid for certain purposes remain available for those purposes and may not be used for any other purpose; etc.

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Horse Racing - Maryland International and Preakness Stakes Incentives - Modifications


Roll Calls

2018-03-31 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (136-0) (Y: 137 N: 1 NV: 3 Abs: 8) [PASS]
2018-03-22 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (46-0) (Y: 47 N: 1 NV: 2 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2018-04-24SenateApproved by the Governor - Chapter 185
2018-04-09SenateReturned Passed
2018-04-07HouseThird Reading Passed (136-0)
2018-04-04HouseSecond Reading Passed
2018-04-04HouseFavorable Report Adopted
2018-04-04HouseFavorable Report by Ways and Means
2018-04-03HouseHearing 4/03 at 1:00 p.m.
2018-03-28HouseRereferred to Ways and Means
2018-03-27HouseFirst Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
2018-03-26SenateThird Reading Passed (46-0)
2018-03-23SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2018-03-23SenateFavorable with Amendments {937375/1 Report Adopted
2018-03-23SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Finance
2018-03-21SenateHearing 3/21 at 1:00 p.m.
2018-03-02SenateHearing canceled
2018-03-20SenateHearing 3/20 at 1:00 p.m.
2018-02-23SenateRereferred to Finance
2018-02-19SenateFirst Reading Senate Rules


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Bill Comments