MD SB272 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 4-0)
Status: Introduced on January 28 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-03-11 - Recommitted to Finance (Senator Kelley)
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Altering a certain provision of law to require the Secretary of Public Safety and Correctional Services to require an individual to pass a polygraph examination or extensive background check, or both, rather than just a polygraph examination, before being appointed to serve as a correctional officer in a correctional facility; etc.

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State Correctional Facilities - Correctional Officers - Background Check



2019-03-11SenateRecommitted to Finance (Senator Kelley)
2019-03-11SenateFloor Amendment {553329/1 (Senator Peters)
2019-03-08SenateLaid Over (Senator Peters) Adopted
2019-03-08SenateSubstitute Floor Amendment {553329/1 (Senator Peters)
2019-03-08SenateFloor Amendment {233420/1 (Senator Carozza) Withdrawn
2019-03-07SenateSpecial Order until 3/8 (Senator Edwards) Adopted
2019-03-07SenateFloor Amendment {233420/1 (Senator Carozza)
2019-03-06SenateSpecial Order until 3/7 (Senator Peters) Adopted
2019-03-06SenateFloor Amendment {233420/1 (Senator Carozza)
2019-03-06SenateMotion Returned Second Reading (Senator Hershey) Adopted
2019-02-28SenateSpecial Order until 3/6 (Senator Jennings) Adopted
2019-02-26SenateSpecial Order until 2/27 (Senator Carter) Adopted
2019-02-22SenateSecond Reading Passed
2019-02-22SenateFavorable Report Adopted
2019-02-21SenateFavorable Report by Finance
2019-02-06SenateHearing 2/14 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-01-28SenateFirst Reading Finance


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