MD SB226 | 2023 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Passed on May 16 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-05-16 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 759
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Prohibiting a person from knowingly or intentionally accessing and intentionally viewing a certain visual representation of a child under the age of 16 years.

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Criminal Law - Child Pornography - Accessing and Intentionally Viewing


Roll Calls

2023-04-10 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 47 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-04-10 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 138 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2023-05-16SenateApproved by the Governor - Chapter 759
2023-04-10SenateReturned Passed
2023-04-10HouseThird Reading Passed (138-0)
2023-04-10HouseFavorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
2023-04-10HouseFavorable Report by Judiciary
2023-04-10HouseRereferred to Judiciary
2023-04-10HouseReferred Rules and Executive Nominations
2023-04-10SenateThird Reading Passed (47-0)
2023-04-10SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2023-04-10SenateFavorable with Amendments {123823/1 Adopted
2023-04-10SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Judicial Proceedings
2023-01-26SenateHearing 2/14 at 1:00 p.m.
2023-01-23SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings

Same As/Similar To

HB233 (Crossfiled) 2023-04-10 - Favorable Report by Judicial Proceedings


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Criminal Law11208(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments