MD SB263 | 2021 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on May 30 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-05-30 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 780
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Clarifying that the charter or bylaws of a corporation may require that any internal corporate claim be brought only in certain specified courts; repealing the authority of certain corporations to effect a certain reverse stock split; altering the manner in which a corporation may allow stockholders to participate in a certain meeting; authorizing a certain meeting of the stockholders to be held partially or solely by means of remote communication; etc.

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Corporations and Real Estate Investment Trusts - Miscellaneous


Roll Calls

2021-04-01 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 46 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-03-30 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 125 N: 10 NV: 1 Abs: 5) [PASS]
2021-03-12 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 45 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2021-05-30SenateEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 780
2021-04-01SenatePassed Enrolled
2021-04-01SenateThird Reading Passed (46-0)
2021-04-01SenateSenate Concurs House Amendments
2021-03-30HouseThird Reading Passed (125-10)
2021-03-30HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2021-03-30HouseFavorable with Amendments {873899/1 Adopted
2021-03-29HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Economic Matters
2021-03-16HouseReferred Economic Matters
2021-03-12SenateThird Reading Passed (45-0)
2021-03-11SenateSecond Reading Passed
2021-03-11SenateFavorable Adopted
2021-03-09SenateFavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
2021-02-02SenateHearing 2/03 at 1:00 p.m.
2021-02-02SenateHearing canceled
2020-12-28SenateHearing 2/03 at 11:00 a.m.
2021-01-13SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings

Same As/Similar To

HB781 (Crossfiled) 2021-05-30 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 779


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Corporations and Associations2113(n/a)See Bill Text
Corporations and Associations2309(n/a)See Bill Text
Corporations and Associations2413(n/a)See Bill Text
Corporations and Associations2502.1(n/a)See Bill Text
Corporations and Associations2503(n/a)See Bill Text
Corporations and Associations2604(n/a)See Bill Text
Corporations and Associations2606.1(n/a)See Bill Text
Corporations and Associations2607(n/a)See Bill Text
Corporations and Associations3701(n/a)See Bill Text
Corporations and Associations3702(n/a)See Bill Text
Corporations and Associations8203(n/a)See Bill Text
Corporations and Associations8501(n/a)See Bill Text
Corporations and Associations8601.1(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments