MD SB68 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 13 2021 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2021-01-06 - Hearing 1/28 at 11:00 a.m. (Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs)
Pending: Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Renaming the Maryland Emergency Management Agency to be the Maryland Department of Emergency Management; establishing the Department as a principal department of the Executive Branch of State government; providing that the head of the Department is the Secretary of Emergency Management; requiring the Secretary to be appointed by the Governor with the advice and consent of the Senate; specifying that the Department is the successor of the Maryland Emergency Management Agency; etc.

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Maryland Department of Emergency Management - Establishment



2021-01-06SenateHearing 1/28 at 11:00 a.m. (Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs)
2021-01-13SenateFirst Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs and Budget and Taxation


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Environment5803(n/a)See Bill Text
General Provisions4314.1(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General17602(n/a)See Bill Text
Health - General17701(n/a)See Bill Text
Labor and Employment9232(n/a)See Bill Text
Natural Resources31005(n/a)See Bill Text
Natural Resources31015(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety13501(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety14101(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety14101.1(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety14102(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety14103(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety14104(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety14106(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety14107(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety14108(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety14109(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety14110(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety14112(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety14115(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety14116(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety14201(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety14603(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety14803(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety8101(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety8102(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety8103(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety8104(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety8105(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety8106(n/a)See Bill Text
State Government101503(n/a)See Bill Text
State Government8201(n/a)See Bill Text
State Government92901(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

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