MD SB858 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 3 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-02-06 - Hearing 2/26 at 12:00 p.m. (Judicial Proceedings)
Pending: Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring, beginning on January 1, 2021, certain invitations to bid and certain requests for proposals to require bidders and offerors to provide certain documentation; requiring the Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services and county departments of corrections to give a preference to certain bidders and offerors based on the number of formerly incarcerated individuals the bidder or offeror employs; etc.

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Procurement and Correctional Facilities - Employment Opportunities for Formerly Incarcerated Individuals



2020-02-06SenateHearing 2/26 at 12:00 p.m. (Judicial Proceedings)
2020-02-03SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings and Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

Same As/Similar To

HB1524 (Crossfiled) 2020-02-10 - Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Correctional Services8-7A01(n/a)See Bill Text
Correctional Services8-7A2(n/a)See Bill Text
Correctional Services8-7A3(n/a)See Bill Text

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