MD SB391 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 32-0)
Status: Enrolled on March 18 2019 - 75% progression
Action: 2019-03-18 - Returned Passed
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Specifying that a certain individual who is a civilian employee of the federal government is eligible to receive unemployment benefits under certain circumstances; altering the purpose of the Catastrophic Event Account to enable the State to respond to federal civilian employee financial hardship from a full or partial federal government shutdown due to a lapse in federal appropriations; establishing a certain loan fund to provide loans to civilian employees of the federal government under certain circumstances; etc.

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Civilian Federal Employees – Unemployment Insurance Benefits and Federal Government Shutdown Employee Assistance Loan Fund (Federal Shutdown Paycheck Protection Act)


Roll Calls

2019-03-12 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (111-27) (Y: 112 N: 28 NV: 1 Abs: 8) [PASS]
2019-02-26 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (45-1) (Y: 46 N: 2 NV: 1 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2019-03-18SenateReturned Passed
2019-03-15HouseThird Reading Passed (111-27)
2019-03-14HouseSecond Reading Passed
2019-03-14HouseFavorable Report Adopted
2019-03-14HouseFavorable Report by Economic Matters
2019-02-27HouseFirst Reading Economic Matters
2019-02-26SenateThird Reading Passed (45-1)
2019-02-22SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-02-22SenateFavorable with Amendments {387875/1 Report Adopted
2019-02-21SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Finance
2019-01-31SenateHearing 2/05 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-01-31SenateFirst Reading Finance


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Bill Comments