MD SB327 | 2021 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-1)
Status: Passed on May 18 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-05-18 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 311
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Authorizing the Division of Consumer Protection in the Office of the Attorney General to bring certain actions on behalf of certain susceptible adults and older adults; authorizing the Securities Commissioner of the Division of Securities of the Office of the Attorney General to bring a civil action on behalf of certain susceptible adults and older adults; specifying that the Act does not apply to certain financial institutions; authorizing a susceptible or older adult to bring an action under certain circumstances; etc.

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Civil Actions - Financial Exploitation of Susceptible Adults and Older Adults (Maryland SAFE Act)


Roll Calls

2021-04-12 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 47 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-04-08 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 137 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2021-03-19 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 45 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2021-05-18SenateApproved by the Governor - Chapter 311
2021-04-12SenatePassed Enrolled
2021-04-12SenateThird Reading Passed (47-0)
2021-04-12SenateSenate Concurs House Amendments
2021-04-08HouseThird Reading Passed (137-0)
2021-04-07HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2021-04-07HouseFavorable with Amendments {662414/1 Adopted
2021-04-07HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Judiciary
2021-03-23HouseHearing 3/31 at 1:30 p.m.
2021-03-20HouseReferred Judiciary
2021-03-19SenateThird Reading Passed (45-0)
2021-03-18SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2021-03-18SenateFavorable with Amendments {288976/1 Adopted
2021-03-16SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Judicial Proceedings
2020-12-28SenateHearing 2/02 at 1:00 p.m.
2021-01-13SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Corporations and Associations11209(n/a)See Bill Text
Commercial Law13204(n/a)See Bill Text
Estates and Trusts13601(n/a)See Bill Text
Estates and Trusts13602(n/a)See Bill Text
Estates and Trusts13603(n/a)See Bill Text
Estates and Trusts13604(n/a)See Bill Text
Estates and Trusts13605(n/a)See Bill Text
Estates and Trusts13606(n/a)See Bill Text
Estates and Trusts13607(n/a)See Bill Text
Estates and Trusts13608(n/a)See Bill Text
Estates and Trusts13609(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

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