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2018 Regular Session



Courts - Business and Technology Court

Sponsored by:

Delegate West


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary

Synopsis:Establishing a Business and Technology Court; establishing the purpose, jurisdiction, and appropriate venue of the business court; requiring the Chief Judge of the Court of Appeals to appoint three or four nominated judges to the business court; requiring and authorizing certain administrative judges to nominate certain circuit court judges for consideration for the business court; establishing the compensation of business court judges; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates West, Barron, Angel, Korman, Lierman, Miele, and Sydnor
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Courts and Court Personnel - Statewide
Narrow Subject(s):Antitrust Enforcement
Baltimore City
Circuit Courts
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Continuing Education -see also- Job Training
Court of Appeals
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Electronic Commerce -see also- Electronic Funds Transfer
Electronic Communication -see also- Comm; Elec.Gov; Lang; Te
Electronic Government -see also- Electronic Communication
Industry and Technology
Montgomery County
Publications -see also- Maryland Register
Salaries and Compensation -see also- Overtime; Reimb. Rates
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Torts -see also- Libel and Slander; Med Malp; Wrongful Death
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings
(6-203, 3-2101 through 3-2109)

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February 22, 2018 3:00 P.M.