MD SB501 | 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 643
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Altering the standards for signage at a regional mall parking lot by requiring that, before being authorized to tow or remove a vehicle, the owner or operator of the parking lot must place certain signs at each entrance to the parking lot.

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Towing or Removal of Vehicles From Parking Lots – Placement of Signs – Regional Malls


Roll Calls

2021-04-10 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 112 N: 25 NV: 0 Abs: 4) [PASS]
2021-03-12 - 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 643
2021-04-12SenateReturned Passed
2021-04-10HouseThird Reading Passed (112-25)
2021-04-08HouseFavorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
2021-04-08HouseFavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
2021-03-24HouseHearing 4/01 at 1:30 p.m.
2021-03-16HouseReferred Environment and Transportation
2021-03-12SenateThird Reading Passed (45-0)
2021-03-11SenateSecond Reading Passed
2021-03-11SenateFavorable Adopted
2021-03-09SenateFavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
2021-02-05SenateHearing 2/16 at 1:00 p.m.
2021-02-05SenateHearing canceled
2021-01-25SenateHearing 2/16 at 1:30 p.m.
2021-01-20SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Transportation2110A-02(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments