MD SB501 | 2023 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 17 2023 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2023-03-26 - Hearing 3/30 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: House Appropriations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Establishing the Aging Infrastructure Improvement Grant Program to be administered and developed by the State Library Agency to provide funds for public library systems to address the aging infrastructure needs identified in the 2022 Statewide Facilities Needs Assessment; requiring the State Library Agency, by October 1 each year, to make grant recommendations to the State Library Board; authorizing the Governor, in each of fiscal years 2024 to 2029, to include $50,000,000 in the annual operating or capital budget for eligible projects; etc.

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Libraries - Aging Infrastructure Improvement Grant Program - Established


Roll Calls

2023-03-17 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 45 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2023-03-26HouseHearing 3/30 at 1:00 p.m.
2023-03-26HouseHearing canceled
2023-03-22HouseHearing 3/28 at 1:00 p.m.
2023-03-20HouseReferred Appropriations
2023-03-17SenateThird Reading Passed (45-0)
2023-03-16SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2023-03-16SenateFavorable with Amendments {603525/1 Adopted
2023-03-15SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Budget and Taxation
2023-02-03SenateHearing 3/01 at 1:00 p.m.
2023-02-03SenateFirst Reading Budget and Taxation


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Education23110(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments