MD SB646 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 9-0)
Status: Enrolled on April 5 2019 - 75% progression
Action: 2019-04-05 - Returned Passed
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Altering the circumstances under which certain firefighters, fire fighting instructors, rescue squad members, advanced life support unit members, and sworn members of the Office of the State Fire Marshal are presumed to be suffering from an occupational disease that was suffered in the line of duty and is compensable under the workers' compensation law; applying the Act prospectively; etc.

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Workers' Compensation - Medical Presumptions for Diseases and Cancer - Eligibility (Firefighter Jesse McCullough's Cancer Protection Law)


Roll Calls

2019-03-27 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (130-4) (Y: 130 N: 4 NV: 5 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2019-03-21 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (47-0) (Y: 48 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 5) [PASS]


2019-04-05SenateReturned Passed
2019-04-04HouseThird Reading Passed (130-4)
2019-04-03HouseSecond Reading Passed
2019-04-03HouseFavorable Report Adopted
2019-04-03HouseFavorable Report by Economic Matters
2019-03-26HouseRereferred to Economic Matters
2019-03-26HouseFirst Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
2019-03-25SenateThird Reading Passed (47-0)
2019-03-22SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-03-22SenateFloor Amendment {953421/1 (Senator Klausmeier) Adopted
2019-03-22SenateMotion Returned Second Reading (Senator Klausmeier) Adopted
2019-03-21SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-03-21SenateFavorable with Amendments {207275/1 Report Adopted
2019-03-21SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Finance
2019-02-05SenateHearing 2/19 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-02-04SenateFirst Reading Finance


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