MD SB143 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Democrat 13-1)
Status: Vetoed on May 24 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-05-24 - Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Extending the date, to on or before December 31, 2020, by which the Department of Natural Resources is required to prepare a certain fishery management plan for the cownose ray species, subject to available funding; continuing the prohibition on a person sponsoring, conducting, or participating in a certain cownose ray fishing contest in State waters until the Department prepares a certain fishery management plan for the cownose ray species.

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Cownose Ray Fishery Management Plan and Moratorium on Contests


Roll Calls

2019-03-22 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (127-7) (Y: 127 N: 7 NV: 1 Abs: 6) [PASS]
2019-02-26 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (46-0) (Y: 47 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2019-05-24SenateVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
2019-04-02SenateReturned Passed
2019-04-01HouseThird Reading Passed (127-7)
2019-03-27HouseSecond Reading Passed
2019-03-27HouseFavorable Report Adopted
2019-03-27HouseFavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
2019-03-19HouseHearing canceled
2019-03-18HouseHearing 3/27 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-02-27HouseFirst Reading Environment and Transportation
2019-02-26SenateThird Reading Passed (46-0)
2019-02-22SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-02-22SenateFavorable with Amendments {964532/1 Report Adopted
2019-02-21SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2019-01-23SenateHearing 2/05 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-01-21SenateFirst Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs


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