MD SB251 | 2023 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Passed on April 11 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-04-11 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 46
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Renaming the Commission on LGBTQ Affairs to be the Commission on LGBTQIA+ Affairs; increasing the number of members of the Commission from 15 to 21; altering certain qualifications for members appointed to the Commission; staggering the terms of Commission members; and altering the duties of the Commission.

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State Government - Commission on LGBTQIA+ Affairs - Alterations


Roll Calls

2023-03-31 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 35 N: 12 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-03-29 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 103 N: 33 NV: 1 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2023-02-17 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 32 N: 11 NV: 1 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2023-04-11SenateApproved by the Governor - Chapter 46
2023-03-31SenatePassed Enrolled
2023-03-31SenateThird Reading Passed (35-12)
2023-03-31SenateSenate Concurs House Amendments
2023-03-29HouseThird Reading Passed (103-33)
2023-03-28HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2023-03-28HouseFavorable with Amendments {973723/1 Adopted
2023-03-27HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Health and Government Operations
2023-03-14HouseHearing 3/22 at 1:00 p.m.
2023-02-23HouseReferred Health and Government Operations
2023-02-17SenateThird Reading Passed (32-11)
2023-02-15SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2023-02-15SenateFavorable with Amendments {863320/1 (Education, Energy, and the Environment Committee) Adopted
2023-02-14SenateMotion Laid Over (Senator Hershey) Adopted
2023-02-14SenateFavorable with Amendments {863320/1
2023-02-13SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Education, Energy, and the Environment
2023-01-26SenateHearing 2/07 at 2:00 p.m.
2023-01-25SenateFirst Reading Education, Energy, and the Environment

Same As/Similar To

HB141 (Crossfiled) 2023-04-11 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 45


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
State Government5101(n/a)See Bill Text
State Government5507(n/a)See Bill Text
State Government9.5501(n/a)See Bill Text
State Government9.5502(n/a)See Bill Text
State Government9.5503(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

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