- Attorney General - Powers - Maryland Defense Act of 2017
- Sponsored by
- Senators Kasemeyer, Madaleno, Astle, Benson, Conway, Currie, DeGrange, Feldman, Ferguson, Guzzone, Kagan, Kelley, King, Lee, Manno, McFadden, Middleton, Miller, Muse, Nathan-Pulliam, Peters, Pinsky, Ramirez, Robinson, Rosapepe, Smith, Young, Zirkin, and Zucker
- In the Senate - Hearing 3/08 at 1:00 p.m.
- Fiscal and Policy Note
Authorizing the Attorney General to take specified actions regarding civil and criminal suits and actions that are based on the federal government's action or inaction that threatens the public interest and welfare of the residents of the State; requiring the Attorney General, to provide the Governor with specified notice and an opportunity to review and comment on specified suits and actions; requiring the Governor to provide $1,000,000 in fiscal year 2019 and thereafter to carry out the specified provisions and to employ five attorneys; etc.
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2017
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
( 6-106.1 )
Last Updated: 2/3/2020 2:34 PM