Bill Summary

Requiring the Maryland Judiciary to collect, maintain, and provide certain access to certain information on eviction actions; requiring the Maryland Judiciary to report to the Governor and the General Assembly on the eviction data by August 31, 2022, and each year thereafter; establishing that a substantial loss of income due to a declared catastrophic health emergency is an affirmative defense to certain eviction actions; etc.

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Date Action Vote Document
2021-03-12Floor Amendment 933629/1 (Delegate Morgan) RejectedYea: 44 No: 86 Other: 4Document
2021-03-12Floor Amendment 183326/1 (Delegate Chisholm) RejectedYea: 51 No: 83 Other: 4Document
2021-03-17Third Reading PassedYea: 92 No: 43 Other: 5Document
2021-04-12Motion Rules Suspend Two Readings Same Day Const/Rule 24 (Senator King) RejectedYea: 30 No: 16 Other: 0Document


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Bill History

Date Action
2021-04-12Motion Rules Suspend Two Readings Same Day Const/Rule 24 (Senator King) Rejected (30-16)
2021-04-12Second Reading Passed with Amendments
2021-04-12Floor Amendment {373124/1 (Senator Hettleman) Withdrawn
2021-04-12Favorable with Amendments {638776/1 Adopted
2021-04-12Favorable with Amendments Report by Judicial Proceedings
2021-03-18Referred Judicial Proceedings
2021-03-17Third Reading Passed (92-43)
2021-03-12Second Reading Passed with Amendments
2021-03-12Floor Amendment {183326/1 (Delegate Chisholm) Rejected (51-83)
2021-03-12Floor Amendment {933629/1 (Delegate Morgan) Rejected (44-86)
2021-03-11Motion Special Order until Next Session (Delegate Clippinger) Adopted
2021-03-11Favorable with Amendments {892718/1 Adopted
2021-03-11Favorable with Amendments Report by Judiciary
2021-02-09Hearing 2/17 at 1:30 p.m. (Judiciary)
2021-02-08First Reading Judiciary and Environment and Transportation


Name District
Jheanelle WilkinsHD-020