MD SB219 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 8-4)
Status: Enrolled on March 18 2020 - 75% progression
Action: 2020-03-18 - Passed Enrolled
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Altering the definition of an "abandoned or sunken vessel" to mean one that has remained at a certain location for more than 30 instead of 90 days without the consent of the property owner, for purposes of certain provisions of the State Boat Act; requiring the Department of Natural Resources to take a certain abandoned or sunken vessel into custody without providing a certain notice if the Department determines that the vessel poses certain hazards or presents an obstruction to navigation; etc.

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State Boat Act - Abandoned or Sunken Vessels - Removal


Roll Calls

2020-03-18 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 45 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2020-03-17 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 132 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 7) [PASS]
2020-03-17 - House - Motion Rules Suspend Two Readings Same Day (Delegate Luedtke) Adopted (Y: 131 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 7) [PASS]
2020-02-13 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 45 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2020-03-18SenatePassed Enrolled
2020-03-18SenateThird Reading Passed (45-0)
2020-03-18SenateSenate Concurs House Amendments
2020-03-17HouseThird Reading Passed (132-0)
2020-03-17HouseMotion Rules Suspend Two Readings Same Day (Delegate Luedtke) Adopted (131-0)
2020-03-17HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2020-03-17HouseFavorable with Amendments {740918/1 Adopted
2020-03-17HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Environment and Transportation
2020-03-16HouseHearing canceled
2020-03-11HouseHearing 3/18 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-02-14HouseReferred Environment and Transportation
2020-02-13SenateThird Reading Passed (45-0)
2020-02-11SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2020-02-11SenateFavorable with Amendments {694438/1 Adopted
2020-02-10SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2020-01-17SenateHearing 1/29 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-01-17SenateFirst Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

Same As/Similar To

HB143 (Crossfiled) 2020-03-18 - Returned Passed


Code Citations

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Natural Resources8721(n/a)See Bill Text

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