SB0665

Find a 2017 Bill:

2017 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Attorney General - Powers - Maryland Defense Act of 2017

Sponsored by:

Senator Kasemeyer

Status:

In the Senate - Hearing 3/08 at 1:00 p.m.


Synopsis:Authorizing the Attorney General to take specified actions regarding civil and criminal suits and actions that are based on the federal government's action or inaction that threatens the public interest and welfare of the residents of the State; requiring the Attorney General, to provide the Governor with specified notice and an opportunity to review and comment on specified suits and actions; requiring the Governor to provide $1,000,000 in fiscal year 2019 and thereafter to carry out the specified provisions and to employ five attorneys; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Kasemeyer, Madaleno, Astle, Benson, Conway, Currie, DeGrange, Feldman, Ferguson, Guzzone, Kagan, Kelley, King, Lee, Manno, McFadden, Middleton, Miller, Muse, Nathan-Pulliam, Peters, Pinsky, Ramirez, Robinson, Rosapepe, Smith, Young, Zirkin, and Zucker
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0913
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2017
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Committee(s):
Budget and Taxation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):State Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials
Narrow Subject(s):Appropriations
Attorney General
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Governor
Notices
Safety -see also- Cybersecurity; Occupational Safety
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:Article - State Government
(6-106.1)

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March 9, 2017 9:37 A.M.