HB0949

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2017 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Procurement and Pensions - State Sanctions - Discriminatory Boycott of Israel

Sponsored by:

Delegate Kramer

Status:

In the House - Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m. (Health and Government Operations)


Synopsis:Altering specified provisions of the State procurement law relating to the debarment of specified persons engaged in investment activities in Iran to include persons participating in a boycott of the State of Israel; and altering specified provisions of law requiring the Board of Trustees for the State Retirement and Pension System to take divestment action with regard to investments in a company doing business in Iran or Sudan to include a company participating in a boycott of Israel.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Kramer, Rosenberg, Hettleman, Beitzel, Buckel, Fisher, Gaines, Haynes, Jackson, Kipke, McIntosh, Morhaim, Stein, Waldstreicher, and K. Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0739
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
Committee(s):
Health and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Appropriations
Broad Subject(s):State Government - Procurement
State Pensions and Retirement
Narrow Subject(s):Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Discrimination
International Affairs -see also- Foreign Trade
Investments -see also- Securities
Procurement
Retirement Systems -see also- Mandatory Retirement
Statutes:Article - State Finance and Procurement
(17-701, 17-702, 17-703 through 17-707)
Article - State Personnel and Pensions
(21-123.1)

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November 28, 2017 1:04 P.M.