MD SB139 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 17-3)
Status: Engrossed on February 22 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-03-11 - Hearing 3/19 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Altering a certain prohibition relating to threatening to commit a certain crime of violence in order to prohibit a person from knowingly threatening to commit or threatening to cause to be committed a certain crime of violence that would place five or more people at substantial risk of death or serious physical injury if the threat were carried out; providing that a person who violates the Act is guilty of a misdemeanor and on conviction is subject to imprisonment of up to 10 years and a fine not to exceed $10,000 or both; etc.

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Criminal Law - Threat of Mass Violence


Roll Calls

2019-02-22 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (46-0) (Y: 47 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2019-03-11HouseHearing 3/19 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-02-25HouseFirst Reading Judiciary
2019-02-22SenateThird Reading Passed (46-0)
2019-02-20SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-02-20SenateFloor Amendment {783828/1 (Senator Simonaire) Adopted
2019-02-20SenateFloor Amendment {203920/1 (Senator Carozza) Adopted
2019-02-20SenateFavorable Report Adopted
2019-02-15SenateFavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
2019-01-25SenateHearing 2/07 at 12:00 p.m.
2019-01-21SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings


Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments