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MDHB36PassRepealing certain provisions of law authorizing the juvenile court to impose certain civil fines against a child found to have committed certain violations; repealing a certain provision of law authorizing the juvenile court to impose certain court c...
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2020-05-08
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 35
MDSB467PassExpanding the membership of the State Advisory Board for Juvenile Services to include two additional members from the Department of Juvenile Services.
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2020-05-08
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 354
MDHB672PassAltering the definition of a "qualified residential treatment program" for purposes of certain provisions of law relating to the placement of children in need of assistance to require that a program, rather than discharge planning, must meet certain ...
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2020-05-08
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 296
MDHB872PassExpanding the membership of the State Advisory Board for Juvenile Services to include two additional members from the Department of Juvenile Services.
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2020-05-08
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 353
MDHB1069PassSpecifying that a provision of law that provides for the confidentiality of certain court records pertaining to certain children does not prohibit review of a court record by the Department of Juvenile Services if the Department is providing treatmen...
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2020-05-08
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 419
MDHB923PassAuthorizing the Board of License Commissioners for Harford County to grant up to five Class MT (movie theater) licenses to the same person; and increasing the fee for a Class MT license from $500 to $1,000.
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2020-05-08
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 370
MDSB314VetoEstablishing that certain provisions of law relating to confidentiality of juvenile records apply to all police records and court records concerning a child excluded from the jurisdiction of the juvenile court under a certain provision of law from th...
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2020-05-07
Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)
MDHB1382EngrossProhibiting a court from committing a child for inpatient care and treatment in a psychiatric facility under certain circumstances; prohibiting a local department from placing a child in, delivering a child to, or failing to remove a child from a hos...
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2020-03-16
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB272EngrossEstablishing a certain mitigating factor in a certain juvenile court proceeding against a child for a certain violation; requiring and authorizing the juvenile court to take certain actions in making a certain disposition on a certain finding; prohib...
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2020-03-13
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB842EngrossAuthorizing the juvenile court to refer a certain matter to the Department of Juvenile Services for a certain informal adjustment if the time for a certain adjudicatory hearing has been waived and the petition is not the result of an unsuccessful inf...
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2020-03-12
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB1039EngrossRepealing certain provisions of law specifying that certain provisions of law apply only to adoptions in which a juvenile court enters an order for adoption on or after January 1, 2000; altering, from 21 to 18, the age at which an adoptee, or biologi...
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2020-03-12
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDSB1038IntroAuthorizing a court, when sentencing a minor convicted as an adult, to impose a sentence less than the minimum term required by law; prohibiting a court from imposing a sentence of life without the possibility of parole or release for a minor; author...
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2020-03-04
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB1322IntroProviding that a person who is convicted of first-degree murder may be sentenced to death under certain circumstances; providing that a certain mass murder under certain circumstances constitutes an aggravating circumstance that the court or jury mus...
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2020-03-03
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB1004IntroRequiring the Secretary of Juvenile Services to establish the Juvenile Strategic Reentry Program for children committed to the custody or under the guardianship of the Department of Juvenile Services; establishing the purpose of the Program; requirin...
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2020-02-24
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn
MDSB1059IntroRequiring the Comptroller to distribute certain unclaimed money related to abandoned property in a certain manner; requiring that adherence to the provisions of a certain victim and offender restorative justice agreement by a certain offender be a co...
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2020-02-24
To Senate Rules Committee
MDSB585IntroRequiring, rather than authorizing, reasonable efforts to place a child for adoption or with a legal guardian to be made concurrently with reasonable efforts to preserve and reunify families under certain circumstances.
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2020-02-17
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB1093IntroEstablishing for certain criminal proceedings in the Circuit Court for Baltimore County a certain exception to the prohibition against recording or broadcasting a criminal matter; requiring a certain presiding judge to ensure that a certain court web...
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2020-02-17
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn
MDHB501IntroEstablishing certain exceptions to provisions of law relating to the display and exhibition of a certain item to a minor, child pornography, and possession of a visual representation of a child under the age of 16 years; prohibiting a minor from enga...
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2020-02-10
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB1245IntroProhibiting a child from knowingly sending, displaying, or publishing to another a sexually explicit or nude image depicting another child under certain circumstances; prohibiting a child from knowingly sending, displaying, or publishing to another a...
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2020-02-10
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB1338IntroAltering provisions of law relating to murder in the first degree; providing that a person who was a child at the time of the offense may not be found to have committed murder in the first degree under certain provisions of law; authorizing certain p...
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2020-02-10
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB1437IntroAuthorizing a court, when sentencing a minor convicted as an adult, to impose a sentence less than the minimum term required by law; prohibiting a court from imposing a sentence of life without the possibility of parole or release for a minor; author...
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2020-02-10
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB1546IntroAltering the definition of "reportable offense" for the purpose of certain provisions of law that relate to the arrest of a student; altering a certain notification requirement to authorize the State's Attorney to notify the local superintendent of s...
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2020-02-10
To House Judiciary Committee
MDSB706IntroAuthorizing a certain court to refer a certain matter to the Department of Juvenile Services for a certain informal adjustment if the time for a certain adjudicatory hearing has been waived and the petition is not the result of an unsuccessful inform...
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2020-02-06
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDSB680IntroExtending the jurisdiction of the equity court to include a petition for the emancipation of a minor; authorizing a minor to file a petition for emancipation in the minor's own name subject to certain requirements; prohibiting a parent from filing a ...
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2020-02-06
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDSB743IntroRepealing certain provisions of law specifying that certain provisions of law apply only to adoptions in which a juvenile court enters an order for adoption on or after January 1, 2000; altering, from 21 to 18, the age at which an adoptee, or biologi...
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2020-02-06
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDSB769IntroRequiring the Secretary of Juvenile Services to establish the Juvenile Strategic Reentry Program for children committed to the custody or under the guardianship of the Department of Juvenile Services; establishing the purpose of the Program; requirin...
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2020-02-06
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB933IntroAuthorizing a court exercising criminal jurisdiction in a certain prosecution involving a child to impose simultaneously a juvenile disposition and an adult criminal sentence; authorizing the court to order the child to complete the juvenile disposi...
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2020-02-06
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB834IntroProviding that the juvenile court does not have jurisdiction over a child at least 16 years old alleged to have committed attempted carjacking or attempted armed carjacking.
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2020-02-04
To House Judiciary Committee
MDSB591IntroAuthorizing a person who is serving a term of confinement to petition a court to modify or reduce the sentence under certain circumstances; requiring a person to file a petition under the Act in a certain court; requiring a court to hold a hearing un...
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2020-01-31
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDSB593IntroRequiring a law enforcement officer who takes a child into custody to provide notice to the child's parents, guardian, or custodian in a manner reasonably calculated to give actual notice; specifying the required contents of a notice; prohibiting the...
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2020-01-31
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB552IntroRequiring a court to consider a victim impact statement in determining whether to waive jurisdiction in a juvenile court case under certain circumstances.
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2020-01-30
To House Judiciary Committee
MDSB365IntroEstablishing certain exceptions to provisions of law relating to the display and exhibition of a certain item to a minor, child pornography, and possession of a visual representation of a child under the age of 16 years; prohibiting a minor from enga...
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2020-01-29
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB624IntroRequiring a law enforcement officer who takes a child into custody to provide notice to the child's parents, guardian, or custodian in a manner reasonably calculated to give actual notice; specifying the required contents of a notice; prohibiting the...
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2020-01-29
To House Judiciary Committee
MDSB248IntroProviding that the juvenile court does not have jurisdiction over a child alleged to have committed attempted carjacking or attempted armed carjacking unless the child is under the age of 16 years or a court exercising criminal jurisdiction transfers...
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2020-01-28
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB323IntroAuthorizing a person who is serving a term of confinement to petition a court to modify or reduce the sentence under certain circumstances; requiring a person to file a petition under the Act in a certain court; requiring a court to hold a hearing un...
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2020-01-21
To House Judiciary Committee
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