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2018 Regular Session



Blue Ribbon Commission on School Transparency and Accountability

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Delegate Washington, A.


In the Senate - First Reading Senate Rules

Document Name
Amendments House - (Delegate Kipke) {673028/02 Rejected
Amendments House - (Ways and Means) {825967/01 Adopted
Analysis - Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
Text - First - Maryland Public School Transparency and Accountability Act
Text - Third - Blue Ribbon Commission on School Transparency and Accountability
Vote - House - Committee - Ways and Means
Vote - House Floor - Floor Amendment {673028/2 (Delegate Kipke) Rejected (52-84) - 03/23/18
Vote - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (135-0) - 03/25/18

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  • First reading text - within 24 hours of introduction.
  • Analysis (Fiscal and Policy Note) and the Bond Authorization Fact Sheet - generally at least one day prior to a scheduled hearing.
  • Committee votes - when the Committee releases their report.
  • Committee amendments and individually sponsored amendments - when introduced in the chamber.
  • Conference Committee reports and amendments - when the report is introduced in the chamber.
  • Floor Votes - when they have been officially journalized by the Secretary of the Senate or House Clerk.
  • Attorney General's Bill Review Letter - after legislation is passed.

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April 9, 2018 10:07 P.M.