Maryland Code | Chapter Public Safety

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
MDSB118PassTransferring the Warrant Apprehension Unit of the Division of Parole and Probation in the Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services to the Intelligence and Investigative Division in the Department.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 127
MDSB342PassAdding as conditions precedent for a sale of a certain superfluous armory by the Maryland Military Department that the Maryland Military Department has complied with a certain provision of law, the Department of Planning has made a certain determinat...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 130
MDSB156PassRequiring certain State and local law enforcement agencies to reimburse individuals who take possession of dogs formerly used in law enforcement work under certain circumstances for reasonable and necessary veterinary treatment; specifying that the r...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 90
MDSB877PassCorrecting certain errors or omissions in certain articles of the Annotated Code; clarifying language; correcting certain obsolete references; reorganizing certain sections of the Annotate Code; providing that the Act is not intended to affect any la...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 109
MDHB88EngrossProhibiting a law enforcement agency from retaliating against, penalizing, or punishing a police officer because the police officer has sought or received mental health services.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-12
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB23EnrollRequiring an officer, an employee, an agent, or a contractor of the State or a political subdivision to deny inspection by a federal agency seeking access for certain immigration enforcement matters of a public record that contains personal informat...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-12
Passed Enrolled
MDHB316EnrollExempting certain defendants placed in private home detention as a condition of pretrial release from the requirement to pay a monitoring fee if the defendant qualifies as an indigent individual or if a home detention monitoring device is provided by...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-12
Passed Enrolled
MDSB364EnrollProhibiting the use or enforcement of a nondisparagement clause in a settlement agreement or other release of liability between the parties in a claim of misconduct in the performance of duties against a law enforcement officer of an institution of h...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-12
Returned Passed
MDSB414EngrossRequiring the State to reduce statewide greenhouse gas emissions by 60% from 2006 levels by 2030; requiring the State to achieve net-zero statewide greenhouse gas emissions by 2045; requiring the Maryland Department of Labor to adopt regulations esta...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-12
House Conference Committee Appointed (Delegates Barve, Stein and Brooks)
MDHB801EnrollAdding Calvert County to the list of counties where an existing agricultural building used for agritourism is not considered a change of occupancy that requires a building permit under certain circumstances.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-12
Returned Passed
MDHB831EnrollEstablishing the Maryland Food System Resiliency Council; providing the goals of the Council are to address the food insecurity crisis in the State due to the pandemic, develop recommendations to increase the long-term resiliency of the food system, ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-12
Returned Passed
MDHB784EnrollRequiring a builder of new housing units including single-family detached homes and townhomes or a builder's agent to provide each buyer or prospective buyer with the option to include on or in a garage, carport, or driveway an electric vehicle charg...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-12
Returned Passed
MDHB879EngrossRequiring the Maryland Cybersecurity Council to conduct a certain study on cybersecurity coordination and operations in the State and develop a comprehensive cybersecurity coordination and response structure and plan for the State based on the findin...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-12
To Senate Rules Committee
MDSB780EnrollRequiring the Governor or the head of a certain unit to provide certain notice to the Legislative Policy Committee within 72 hours after the earlier of the execution of the contract or the expenditure of the funds when authorizing a certain emergency...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-12
Passed Enrolled
MDSB723EnrollEstablishing the Maryland Food System Resiliency Council; providing that the goals of the Council are to address the food insecurity crisis in the State due to the pandemic, develop recommendations to increase the long-term resiliency of the food sys...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-12
Returned Passed
MDHB990EnrollRenaming 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 t...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-12
Returned Passed
MDHB1003EnrollRequiring the Governor or the head of a certain unit to provide written notice to the Legislative Policy Committee within 72 hours after the earlier of the execution of the contract or the expenditure of funds when authorizing an emergency procuremen...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-12
Returned Passed
MDHB1187EnrollRequiring the Governor, beginning in fiscal year 2023, to appropriate at least $2,000,000 in the annual budget bill for a grant to Roca Baltimore, LLC; requiring the Juvenile Justice Reform Council to submit a supplemental report on its findings and ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-12
Passed Enrolled
MDHB1248EnrollRequiring certain law enforcement agencies to report by March 1, 2022, and each March 1 thereafter, certain information to the Governor's Office of Crime Prevention, Youth, and Victim Services regarding police officer-involved use of force incidents ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-12
Passed Enrolled
MDSB901EnrollEstablishing the Resilient Maryland Revolving Loan Fund as a special, nonlapsing fund; establishing the purpose of the Fund; authorizing uses for the Fund; requiring certain loans to be for a fixed period; requiring the Maryland Emergency Management ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-12
Returned Passed
MDSB832EnrollAuthorizing the code home rule counties of the Southern Maryland class to require a certain property owner to register certain property with the county in order to offer the property for lease; authorizing the code home rule counties of the Southern ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-12
Passed Enrolled
MDSB853EngrossRequiring the Governor, beginning in fiscal year 2023, to appropriate at least $2,000,000 in the annual budget bill for a grant to Roca Baltimore, LLC; requiring the Juvenile Justice Reform Council to submit a supplemental report on its findings and ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-12
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDSB71PassRequiring certain law enforcement agencies to require the use of body-worn cameras by July 1, 2023, for each law enforcement officer that regularly interacts with the public; requiring a certain body-worn camera to automatically record and save at le...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-10
Gubernatorial Veto Override (Legislative date: 4/9/2021) - Chapter 60
MDSB74EngrossAltering a certain provision of law requiring each law enforcement agency to establish an early intervention policy to instead require a system to identify police officers who are at risk of engaging in the use of excessive force and to provide the o...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-10
Third Reading Passed (134-0)
MDHB670PassRepealing the Law Enforcement Officers' Bill of Rights; prohibiting a police officer from preventing a citizen from recording the officer's actions if the citizen is otherwise acting lawfully and safely; establishing the Maryland Loan Assistance Repa...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-10
Gubernatorial Veto Override (Legislative date: 4/9/2021) - Chapter 59
MDSB627EngrossRepealing certain provisions of the Law Enforcement Officers' Bill of Rights; providing for the discipline of law enforcement officers; providing that provisions of the Act supersede and preempt any other law of the State, a county, or a municipal co...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-10
Third Reading Passed with Amendments (94-42)
MDSB23EngrossExempting certain defendants placed in private home detention as a condition of pretrial release from the requirement to pay a certain monitoring fee if the defendant qualifies as an indigent individual under certain circumstances or if a home detent...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-09
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDSB234EngrossRequiring an officer, an employee, an agent, or a contractor of the State or a political subdivision to deny inspection by a federal agency seeking access for certain immigration enforcement matters of the part of a public record that contains person...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-09
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDSB190EngrossProviding that a person may not be denied the right to purchase, possess, or carry a firearm solely on the basis that the person is authorized to use medical cannabis.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-09
Motion Special Order until 04/10 (Delegate Kipke) Adopted
MDHB126EnrollProhibiting a pretrial services program that receives a certain grant from charging a fee to a defendant for participation in the program; and extending the termination date of the Pretrial Services Program Grant Fund to June 30, 2028.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-09
Returned Passed
MDSB229EngrossProhibiting a pretrial services program that receives a certain grant from charging a fee to a defendant for participation in the program; and extending the termination date of the Pretrial Services Program Grant Fund to June 30, 2028.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-09
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDHB1061EnrollAuthorizing the code home rule counties of the Southern Maryland class to require a certain property owner to register certain property with the county in order to offer the property for lease; authorizing the code home rule counties of the Southern ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-09
Passed Enrolled
MDSB78EnrollRequiring the Maryland Emergency Medical Services Systems to collect certain data on the administration of ketamine to individuals by emergency medical services providers; requiring the Maryland Institute for Emergency Medical Services Systems to rep...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-08
Returned Passed
MDHB445EnrollAltering the circumstances under which a police officer is required to charge by citation for certain misdemeanor or local ordinance violations that do not involve serious injury or an immediate health risk; altering the categories of offenses for wh...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-06
Returned Passed
MDSB658EnrollRenaming 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 t...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-06
Returned Passed
MDSB714EnrollRequiring 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 standa...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-06
Returned Passed
MDHB989EnrollRequiring that certain providers of a 9-1-1-accessible service provide certain notice to a certain public safety answering point, the Maryland Joint Operations Center, and the Maryland 9-1-1 Board in the event of a 9-1-1-accessible service outage las...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-06
Passed Enrolled
MDSB671EnrollAltering the circumstances under which a police officer is required to charge by citation for certain misdemeanor or local ordinance violations that do not involve serious injury or an immediate health risk; altering the categories of offenses for wh...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-02
Returned Passed
MDSB852EngrossRequiring the Commissioner of Correction to provide a certain inmate with a reentry kit that includes clothing, an identification card, contact information on reentry services, information on Medicaid and the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange, and tra...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-02
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDHB175IntroRequiring an ammunition vendor to confirm identification and conduct a background check on a purchaser or transferee of ammunition before the sale or transfer of ammunition; prohibiting an ammunition vendor from completing the purchase or the transfe...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-29
Withdrawn by Sponsor
MDSB631EngrossEstablishing the Workgroup to Study and Implement a Statewide 3-1-1 Nonemergency Telephone System; providing for the composition, chair, and staffing of the Workgroup; requiring the Workgroup to study and develop a plan regarding implementing a state...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-26
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDSB309EngrossAuthorizing a person to apply for preliminary approval of a permit to wear, carry, or transport a handgun without completing a certified firearms training course; requiring the Secretary of State Police to investigate an application for a handgun per...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-23
To House Judiciary Committee
MDSB15EngrossRequiring the Secretary of State Police to provide a certain notice of the impending expiration of a certain handgun permit and certain renewal instructions to a holder of a certain handgun permit at least 60 days before the expiration of the permit ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-23
To House Judiciary Committee
MDSB608EngrossAltering a certain provision of law authorizing a member of the Maryland Police Training and Standards Commission to designate a certain representative to act at a certain meeting to the same effect as if the member were personally present to require...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-23
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB442IntroRequiring the Maryland Department of Health to provide training for certain staff who assist callers on a certain hotline to ensure that the staff are able to provide counseling for suicidal persons who may be in crisis; requiring certain facilities ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-20
Withdrawn by Sponsor
MDSB557IntroRequiring the Maryland Department of Health to provide training for certain staff who assist callers on a certain hotline to ensure that the staff are able to provide counseling for suicidal persons who may be in crisis; requiring certain facilities ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-19
Withdrawn by Sponsor
MDHB93IntroAuthorizing a county to establish a local youth violence review committee to prevent violence and homicides involving youth assailants and youth victims by promoting cooperation among certain agencies, providing youth services, determining the causes...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-18
Withdrawn by Sponsor
MDHB809IntroRequiring a law enforcement agency to report, beginning October 1, 2021, and every 2 years thereafter, to the Governor's Office of Crime Prevention, Youth, and Victim Services on certain policies and procedures related to use of force de-escalation t...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-17
Withdrawn by Sponsor
MDSB419EngrossAltering a provision of law authorizing an application for a search warrant to contain a request authorizing the executing law enforcement officer to enter a building, apartment, premises, place, or thing to be searched without giving notice of the o...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-12
To House Judiciary Committee
MDSB599EngrossProhibiting certain law enforcement agencies from receiving a weaponized aircraft, drone, or vehicle, a destructive device, a firearm silencer, or a grenade launcher from a federal military surplus program.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-12
To House Judiciary Committee
Syndicate content
feedback