MD SB504 | 2020 | Regular Session

Status

Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Passed on May 8 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-05-08 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 562
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]

Summary

Establishing the Special Education Ombudsman in the Office of the Attorney General to serve as a resource for information and support to parents, students, and educators regarding special education rights and services; requiring the Ombudsman to submit a report concerning the State's special education services by July 1, 2022, and each July 1 thereafter; requiring certain school personnel to provide the parents of a child with a disability written information about the Ombudsman and the toll-free telephone number; etc.

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Title

Office of the Attorney General - Special Education Ombudsman

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2020-03-17 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 34 N: 11 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2020-03-16 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 129 N: 1 NV: 3 Abs: 8) [PASS]
2020-03-16 - House - Motion Rules Suspend Two Readings Same Day (Delegate Ebersole) Adopted (Y: 132 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 8) [PASS]
2020-03-12 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 34 N: 13 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-03-10 - Senate - Floor Amendment 453928/1 (Senator Ready) Rejected (Y: 18 N: 28 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [FAIL]

History

DateChamberAction
2020-05-08SenateEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 562
2020-03-17SenatePassed Enrolled
2020-03-17SenateThird Reading Passed (34-11)
2020-03-17SenateSenate Concurs House Amendments
2020-03-16HouseThird Reading Passed (129-1)
2020-03-16HouseMotion Rules Suspend Two Readings Same Day (Delegate Ebersole) Adopted (132-0)
2020-03-16HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2020-03-16HouseFavorable with Amendments {225268/1 Adopted
2020-03-16HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Ways and Means
2020-03-12HouseReferred Ways and Means
2020-03-12SenateThird Reading Passed (34-13)
2020-03-10SenateSecond Reading Passed
2020-03-10SenateFloor Amendment {453928/1 (Senator Ready) Rejected (18-28)
2020-03-10SenateFavorable Adopted
2020-03-09SenateMotion Special Order until 3/10 (Senator Ready) Adopted
2020-03-09SenateFavorable
2020-03-06SenateFavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2020-02-05SenateHearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-01-29SenateFirst Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

Same As/Similar To

HB699 (Crossfiled) 2020-03-10 - Referred Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

Subjects


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
State Government6501(n/a)See Bill Text
State Government6502(n/a)See Bill Text
State Government6503(n/a)See Bill Text
State Government6504(n/a)See Bill Text
State Government6505(n/a)See Bill Text
State Government6506(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

TypeSource
Summaryhttp://mgaleg.maryland.gov/mgawebsite/Legislation/Details/SB0504?ys=2020RS
Texthttp://mgaleg.maryland.gov/2020RS/bills/sb/sb0504f.pdf
Texthttp://mgaleg.maryland.gov/2020RS/bills/sb/sb0504t.pdf
Texthttp://mgaleg.maryland.gov/2020RS/bills/sb/sb0504e.pdf
Amendmenthttp://mgaleg.maryland.gov//2020RS/amds/bil_0004/sb0504_45392801.pdf
Amendmenthttp://mgaleg.maryland.gov//2020RS/amds/bil_0004/sb0504_22526801.pdf
Supplementhttp://mgaleg.maryland.gov/2020RS/votes_comm/sb0504_ehe.pdf
Roll Callhttp://mgaleg.maryland.gov/2020RS/votes/Senate/0542.pdf
Roll Callhttp://mgaleg.maryland.gov/2020RS/votes/House/0848.pdf
Roll Callhttp://mgaleg.maryland.gov/2020RS/votes/House/0849.pdf
Roll Callhttp://mgaleg.maryland.gov/2020RS/votes/Senate/0884.pdf
Roll Callhttp://mgaleg.maryland.gov/2020RS/votes/Senate/0599.pdf

Bill Comments

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