MD SB600 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Enrolled on April 7 2021 - 75% progression
Action: 2021-04-07 - Passed Enrolled
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Prohibiting a law enforcement agency from receiving certain equipment from a program operated by the federal government for the transfer of surplus military equipment; requiring a law enforcement agency to notify the Independent Investigative Unit in the Office of the Attorney General of an alleged or potential police-involved death of a civilian by a certain time; establishing the Independent Investigative Unit in the Office of the Attorney General to investigate alleged or potential police-involved deaths of civilians; etc.

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Maryland Police Accountability Act of 2021 - Surplus Military Equipment and Investigation of Deaths Caused by Police Officers


Roll Calls

2021-04-07 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 31 N: 16 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-04-05 - House - Third Reading Passed with Amendments (Y: 98 N: 39 NV: 1 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2021-04-05 - House - Motion Special Order until Next Session (Delegate Saab) Rejected (Y: 42 N: 93 NV: 3 Abs: 3) [FAIL]
2021-04-05 - House - Floor Amendment 883126/1 (Delegate Hartman) Rejected (Y: 42 N: 91 NV: 5 Abs: 3) [FAIL]
2021-04-05 - House - Floor Amendment 723127/1 (Delegate Mautz) Rejected (Y: 45 N: 91 NV: 2 Abs: 3) [FAIL]
2021-04-01 - House - Motion Special Order until 04/02 (Delegate Morgan) Rejected (Y: 41 N: 93 NV: 1 Abs: 6) [FAIL]
2021-03-03 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 47 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-04-07SenatePassed Enrolled
2021-04-07SenateThird Reading Passed (31-16)
2021-04-07SenateSenate Concurs House Amendments
2021-04-05HouseThird Reading Passed with Amendments (98-39)
2021-04-05HouseMotion Special Order until Next Session (Delegate Saab) Rejected (42-93)
2021-04-05HouseFloor Amendment {883126/1 (Delegate Hartman) Rejected (42-91)
2021-04-05HouseFloor Amendment {723127/1 (Delegate Mautz) Rejected (45-91)
2021-04-05HouseFloor Committee Amendment {603029/1 Adopted
2021-04-01HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2021-04-01HouseMotion Special Order until 04/02 (Delegate Morgan) Rejected (41-93)
2021-04-01HouseFavorable with Amendments {602810/1 Adopted
2021-04-01HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Judiciary
2021-04-01HouseHearing canceled
2021-04-01HouseHearing 4/01 at 2:30 p.m.
2021-03-12HouseHearing 3/25 at 1:30 p.m.
2021-03-04HouseReferred Judiciary
2021-03-03SenateThird Reading Passed (47-0)
2021-03-02SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2021-03-02SenateCommittee Amendment {958077/1 Adopted
2021-02-26SenateMotion Laid Over (Senator West) Adopted
2021-02-26SenateFavorable with Amendments {958077/1
2021-02-26SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Judicial Proceedings
2021-01-29SenateHearing 2/04 at 11:00 a.m.
2021-01-29SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
State Government6106.2(n/a)See Bill Text

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Bill Comments 750