MD SB448 | 2021 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Passed on May 18 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-05-18 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 198
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Authorizing a county board of education to provide transportation to and from school for certain students using a vehicle other than a Type I or Type II school vehicle when a school vehicle cannot reasonably be provided; requiring the State Department of Education, in consultation with county boards of education and the Motor Vehicle Administration, to adopt regulations governing minimum vehicle and driver safety standards; requiring each county board to submit a report on student transportation using certain vehicles by September 1, 2025; etc.

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County Boards of Education - Student Transportation - Vehicles and Report


Roll Calls

2021-04-05 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 47 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-04-02 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 130 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 9) [PASS]
2021-03-04 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 47 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-05-18SenateApproved by the Governor - Chapter 198
2021-04-05SenatePassed Enrolled
2021-04-05SenateThird Reading Passed (47-0)
2021-04-05SenateSenate Concurs House Amendments
2021-04-02HouseThird Reading Passed (130-1)
2021-04-02HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2021-04-02HouseFavorable with Amendments {455961/1 Adopted
2021-04-02HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Ways and Means
2021-03-12HouseHearing 3/24 at 1:30 p.m.
2021-03-05HouseReferred Ways and Means
2021-03-04SenateThird Reading Passed (47-0)
2021-03-03SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2021-03-03SenateFavorable with Amendments {664836/1 Adopted
2021-03-02SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2021-01-21SenateHearing 2/11 at 11:00 a.m.
2021-01-20SenateFirst Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

Same As/Similar To

HB72 (Crossfiled) 2021-05-18 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 197


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Education7801(n/a)See Bill Text
Transportation11154(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments