MD SB714 | 2021 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-1)
Status: Passed on May 30 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-05-30 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 379
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Requiring that certain providers of a 9-1-1-accessible service provide notice to certain entities in the event of a certain service outage lasting more than 30 minutes and affecting more than 600,000 user minutes; altering responsibilities and standards of the Maryland 9-1-1 Board to include support for certain 9-1-1 specialist recruitment activities; altering the purposes of the 9-1-1 Trust Fund to include funding for 9-1-1 specialist recruitment activities; prohibiting the Fund from being used for a certain purpose; etc.

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Public Safety - 9-1-1 Emergency Telephone System - Alterations


Roll Calls

2021-04-05 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 136 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2021-03-19 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 45 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2021-05-30SenateEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 379
2021-04-06SenateReturned Passed
2021-04-05HouseThird Reading Passed (136-0)
2021-04-02HouseFavorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
2021-03-31HouseFavorable Report by Health and Government Operations
2021-03-20HouseReferred Health and Government Operations
2021-03-19SenateThird Reading Passed (45-0)
2021-03-18SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2021-03-18SenateFavorable with Amendments {727371/1 Adopted
2021-03-18SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Finance
2021-02-10SenateHearing 3/09 at 1:00 p.m.
2021-02-03SenateFirst Reading Finance

Same As/Similar To

HB989 (Crossfiled) 2021-05-30 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 378


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Public Safety1301(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety1304.3(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety1305(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety1306(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety1308(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety1309(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety1312(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety1314(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments