2012 Regular Session

HOUSE BILL 211

CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT File Code: State Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 544
Sponsored By:
Delegates Ivey, Vaughn, Griffith, Afzali, Alston, Anderson, Arora, Barkley, Barnes, Barve, Beidle, Beitzel, Bohanan, Branch, Braveboy, Burns, Cane, Carr, Carter, Clagett, Clippinger, Cullison, Davis, DeBoy, Feldman, Frick, Frush, Gaines, George, Gilchrist, Glenn, Gutierrez, Guzzone, Haddaway-Riccio, Harrison, Haynes, Healey, Hershey, Hixson, Holmes, Hucker, James, Jameson, Jones, Kaiser, A. Kelly, Kramer, Lafferty, Lee, Luedtke, Malone, McConkey, McIntosh, A. Miller, Minnick, Mitchell, Mizeur, Morhaim, Murphy, Myers, Nathan-Pulliam, Niemann, Oaks, Olszewski, Pena-Melnyk, Pendergrass, Proctor, Reznik, S. Robinson, Rosenberg, Ross, Rudolph, Schuh, Schulz, Simmons, Smigiel, Stein, Stukes, Summers, Tarrant, V. Turner, Walker, Washington, Wilson, Wood, Zucker, and Norman
Entitled:
Elected Officials - Removal from Office - Crimes

Synopsis:

Requiring that an elected official of the State or of a county or municipal corporation who is found guilty of a felony or specified misdemeanors be suspended and, under specified circumstances, removed from office by operation of law; requiring that an elected official of the State or of a county or municipal corporation who enters a plea of guilty or nolo contendere relating to a felony or specified misdemeanors be removed from office by operation of law; submitting the amendment to the qualified voters of the State; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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House Action
1/25
First Reading Environmental Matters
1/30
Hearing 2/15 at 1:00 p.m.
3/12

Favorable with Amendments Report by Environmental Matters
3/13
Favorable with Amendments {590313/1 Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
3/15
Third Reading Passed (135-0)
4/6
Returned Passed
Senate Action
3/16
First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs
4/9
Favorable Report by Education Health and Environmental Affairs
4/5
Favorable Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed
4/6
Special Order until later today (Senator Dyson) Adopted
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
Action after passage in House and Senate
4/20
Assigned a chapter number, enactment subject to
constitutional referendum - Chapter 147

Sponsored by:

Delegate Jolene Ivey, District 47
Delegate Kathy Afzali, District 4A
Delegate Tiffany T. Alston, District 24
Delegate Curt Anderson, District 43
Delegate Sam Arora, District 19
Delegate Charles Barkley, District 39
Delegate Ben Barnes, District 21
Delegate Kumar P. Barve, District 17
Delegate Pamela Beidle, District 32
Delegate Wendell R. Beitzel, District 1A
Delegate John L. Bohanan, Jr., District 29B
Delegate Talmadge Branch, District 45
Delegate Aisha N. Braveboy, District 25
Delegate Emmett C. Burns, Jr., District 10
Delegate Rudolph C. Cane, District 37A
Delegate Alfred C. Carr, Jr., District 18
Delegate Jill P. Carter, District 41
Delegate Galen R. Clagett, District 3A
Delegate Luke Clippinger, District 46
Delegate Bonnie Cullison, District 19
Delegate Dereck E. Davis, District 25
Delegate Steven J. DeBoy, Sr., District 12A
Delegate Brian J. Feldman, District 15
Delegate C. William Frick, District 16
Delegate Barbara Frush, District 21
Delegate Tawanna P. Gaines, District 22
Delegate Ron George, District 30
Delegate Jim Gilchrist, District 17
Delegate Cheryl D. Glenn, District 45
Delegate Melony G. Griffith, District 25
Delegate Ana Sol Gutierrez, District 18
Delegate Guy Guzzone, District 13
Delegate Jeannie Haddaway-Riccio, District 37B
Delegate Hattie N. Harrison, District 45
Delegate Keith E. Haynes, District 44
Delegate Anne Healey, District 22
Delegate Stephen S. Hershey, Jr., District 36
Delegate Sheila E. Hixson, District 20
Delegate Marvin E. Holmes, Jr., District 23B
Delegate Tom Hucker, District 20
Delegate Mary-Dulany James, District 34A
Delegate Sally Jameson, District 28
Delegate Adrienne A. Jones, District 10
Delegate Anne R. Kaiser, District 14
Delegate Ariana B. Kelly, District 16
Delegate Benjamin F. Kramer, District 19
Delegate Stephen W. Lafferty, District 42
Delegate Susan C. Lee, District 16
Delegate Eric G. Luedtke, District 14
Delegate James E. Malone, Jr., District 12A
Delegate Tony McConkey, District 33A
Delegate Maggie McIntosh, District 43
Delegate Aruna Miller, District 15
Delegate Joseph J. Minnick, District 6
Delegate Keiffer J. Mitchell, Jr., District 44
Delegate Heather R. Mizeur, District 20
Delegate Dan K. Morhaim, District 11
Delegate Peter Murphy, District 28
Delegate LeRoy E. Myers, Jr., District 1C
Delegate Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, District 10
Delegate Doyle L. Niemann, District 47
Delegate H. Wayne Norman, Jr., District 35A
Delegate Nathaniel T. Oaks, District 41
Delegate John A. Olszewski, Jr., District 6
Delegate Joseline A. Pena-Melnyk, District 21
Delegate Shane E. Pendergrass, District 13
Delegate James E. Proctor, Jr., District 27A
Delegate Kirill Reznik, District 39
Delegate Shane Robinson, District 39
Delegate Samuel I. Rosenberg, District 41
Delegate Justin D. Ross, District 22
Delegate David D. Rudolph, District 34B
Delegate Steven R. Schuh, District 31
Delegate Kelly Schulz, District 4A
Delegate Luiz R. S. Simmons, District 17
Delegate Michael D. Smigiel, Sr., District 36
Delegate Dana Stein, District 11
Delegate Melvin L. Stukes, District 44
Delegate Michael G. Summers, District 47
Delegate Shawn Z. Tarrant, District 40
Delegate Veronica Turner, District 26
Delegate Michael L. Vaughn, District 24
Delegate Jay Walker, District 26
Delegate Mary L. Washington, District 43
Delegate C. T. Wilson, District 28
Delegate John F. Wood, Jr., District 29A
Delegate Craig J. Zucker, District 14

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Constitutional Amendments
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Public Officials -see also- Atty Gen; Compt; Coun Admin; etc
Referendum

Bill affects the following Statute:

Article - XV - Miscellaneous
( 2 )

Documents

All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled, Chapter
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments:
House
Number: 590313/01     Offered on: March 13, 2012   at: 10:48 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Committee Votes :
House
Environmental Matters
Senate
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
House
March 15, 2012: Third Reading Passed (135-0)
Senate
April 6, 2012: Third Reading Passed (46-0)