MD SB255 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-1)
Status: Engrossed on March 14 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-04-08 - Senators Hester, Washington, and Lee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Authorizing certain museums to claim title to certain property in the possession of the museum; requiring a museum, before taking title to certain property, to provide notice by certified mail; authorizing a museum, under certain circumstances, to provide notice by publication; requiring a lender to assert ownership of certain property within 60 days of a certain notice; authorizing, under certain circumstances, a museum to apply certain conservation measures to certain property; etc.

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Abandoned Property in Possession of a Museum


Roll Calls

2019-04-01 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (136-0) (Y: 136 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2019-03-14 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (46-0) (Y: 47 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2019-04-08SenateSenators Hester, Washington, and Lee
2019-04-08SenateConference Committee Appointed
2019-04-08SenateSenate Requests House Recede
2019-04-08SenateSenate Refuses to Concur - House Amendments
2019-04-08HouseThird Reading Passed with Amendments (136-0)
2019-04-08HouseMotion Rules Suspended two readings same day (Delegate Bromwell) Adopted
2019-04-08HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-04-08HouseFloor Amendment {453626/1 (Delegate Wilson) Adopted
2019-04-08HouseSpecial Order until later this session (Delegate Bromwell) Adopted
2019-04-08HouseFavorable with Amendments {593899/1 Report Adopted
2019-04-08HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Economic Matters
2019-03-27HouseHearing 4/03 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-03-14HouseFirst Reading Economic Matters
2019-03-14SenateThird Reading Passed (46-0)
2019-03-12SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-03-12SenateFavorable with Amendments {938873/1 Report Adopted
2019-03-11SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Judicial Proceedings
2019-01-30SenateHearing 2/13 at 12:00 p.m.
2019-01-30SenateHearing canceled
2019-01-25SenateHearing 2/13 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-01-25SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings


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