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2018 Regular Session



Public Safety – Grant Programs and Funding (Public Safety and Violence Prevention Act of 2018)

Sponsored by:

Delegate Lierman


In the Senate - Hearing 3/27 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Establishing the Maryland Violence Intervention and Prevention Program Fund to support effective violence reduction strategies by providing competitive grants to local governments and nonprofit organizations to fund evidence-based health programs or evidence-informed health programs and to evaluate certain programs; authorizing the Governor to annually appropriate up to $10,000,000 to the Fund; establishing the Maryland Violence Intervention and Prevention Advisory Council; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Lierman, Ali, Anderson, Barron, Brooks, Clippinger, Conaway, Ebersole, Frick, Glenn, Gutierrez, Hayes, Hettleman, Hill, C. Howard, R. Lewis, McCray, McIntosh, Morhaim, Platt, Proctor, Queen, Rosenberg, and M. Washington
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0545
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Appropriations  View Committee HearingBudget and Taxation
Broad Subject(s):Public Safety
Local Government - Generally
Narrow Subject(s):Appropriations
Auditors and Audits
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Crime Control and Prevention, Governor's Office of
Electronic Government -see also- Electronic Communication
Mental and Behavioral Health
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Nonprofit Organizations
Violence -see also- Domestic Violence; Harassment; Threats
Statutes:Article - Public Safety
(4-801 through 4-806, 4-901 through 4-907)
Article - State Finance and Procurement

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March 16, 2018 4:42 P.M.