MD SB684 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 17-2)
Status: Vetoed on May 7 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-05-07 - Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Requiring the Commissioner of the Division of Correction to operate a comprehensive rehabilitative prerelease facility for female inmates; requiring that a certain prerelease facility be located in an area, defined by the zip codes where the largest percentage of inmates will likely be released; requiring the Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services to complete certain phases of a certain project by certain dates; requiring the Commissioner to provide evidence-based and gender-responsive prerelease services certain inmates; etc.

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Correctional Services - Prerelease Unit for Women - Facilities and Services (Gender-Responsive Prerelease Act)


Roll Calls

2020-03-18 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 104 N: 27 NV: 2 Abs: 8) [PASS]
2020-03-15 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 31 N: 14 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2020-05-07SenateVetoed by the Governor (Policy)
2020-03-18SenateReturned Passed
2020-03-18HouseThird Reading Passed (104-27)
2020-03-17HouseFavorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
2020-03-16HouseFavorable Report by Judiciary
2020-03-15HouseReferred Judiciary
2020-03-15SenateThird Reading Passed (31-14)
2020-03-13SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2020-03-13SenateFloor Amendment {833324/1 (Senator Washington) Adopted
2020-03-13SenateMotion Special Order until 3/16 (Senator Cassilly) Rejected
2020-03-13SenateFloor Amendment {833324/1 (Senator Washington)
2020-03-13SenateFloor Amendment {543320/1 (Senator Smith) Withdrawn
2020-03-12SenateMotion Laid Over (Senator Serafini) Adopted
2020-03-12SenateFloor Amendment {543320/1 (Senator Smith)
2020-03-12SenateFavorable with Amendments {568676/1 Adopted
2020-03-12SenateMotion Special Order until Later Today (Senator Smith) Adopted
2020-03-12SenateFavorable with Amendments {568676/1
2020-03-11SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Judicial Proceedings
2020-02-06SenateHearing 2/26 at 12:00 p.m.
2020-02-03SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings

Same As/Similar To

HB801 (Crossfiled) 2020-03-18 - Motion Rules Suspend Two Readings Same Day Const/Rule 24 (Senator Washington) (31-14) Rejected


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Correctional Services3303(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments