MD SB291 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 20-4)
Status: Passed on May 26 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-05-26 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 816
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Requiring the Department of Human Services to take certain actions when serving as a representative payee or fiduciary for certain federal benefits for a child in the Department's custody; requiring the Department to provide certain notice to the child, through the child's attorney, of certain actions taken with respect to certain benefits for the child; etc.

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Family Law - Protecting the Resources of Children in State Custody


Roll Calls

2018-03-28 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (120-15) (Y: 121 N: 16 NV: 4 Abs: 8) [PASS]
2018-03-17 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (47-0) (Y: 48 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2018-05-26SenateEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 816
2018-04-09SenateReturned Passed
2018-04-06HouseThird Reading Passed (120-15)
2018-04-05HouseSecond Reading Passed
2018-04-05HouseFavorable Report Adopted
2018-04-05HouseFavorable Report by Judiciary
2018-04-03HouseHearing 4/03 at 1:00 p.m.
2018-03-20HouseFirst Reading Judiciary
2018-03-19SenateThird Reading Passed (47-0)
2018-03-19SenateSecond Reading Passed
2018-03-19SenateFavorable Report Adopted
2018-03-19SenateFavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
2018-02-08SenateHearing 2/08 at 1:00 p.m.
2018-01-22SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings


Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments