SB0891

Find a 2018 Bill:

2018 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Commercial Law - Maryland Antitrust Act - Civil Penalty

Sponsored by:

President

Status:

In the Senate - Returned Passed


Synopsis:Altering the maximum civil penalty that may be assessed against a person for a violation of the Maryland Antitrust Act from $100,000 to $10,000 for each violation; and providing that each day a violation of the Act continues is a separate violation.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:The President (By Request - Office of the Attorney General) and Senators Feldman and Rosapepe
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1544
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Committee(s):
Finance  View Committee HearingEconomic Matters
Broad Subject(s):Commercial Law - Generally
Narrow Subject(s):Antitrust Enforcement
Assessments
Attorney General
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Corporations -see also- Municipal Corps; Public Corps & Inst
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Time
Statutes:Article - Commercial Law
(11-209)

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February 27, 2018 12:59 P.M.