MD SB364 | 2021 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Passed on May 30 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-05-30 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 740
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Prohibiting the use or enforcement of a nondisparagement clause in a settlement agreement or other release of liability between the parties in a claim of misconduct in the performance of duties against a law enforcement officer of an institution of higher education in Baltimore City; and applying the Act prospectively.

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Baltimore City - Civil Claims Against Law Enforcement Officers of an Institution of Higher Education - Prohibition Against Nondisparagement Clause in Settlement Agreement


Roll Calls

2021-04-12 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 101 N: 37 NV: 1 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2021-03-19 - 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 740
2021-04-12SenateReturned Passed
2021-04-12HouseThird Reading Passed (101-37)
2021-04-09HouseFavorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
2021-04-09HouseFavorable Report by Judiciary
2021-03-23HouseHearing 3/30 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 {788076/1 Adopted
2021-03-16SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Judicial Proceedings
2021-01-18SenateHearing 2/09 at 1:00 p.m.
2021-01-15SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Courts and Judicial Proceedings5644(n/a)See Bill Text
Education10101(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety3101(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments