SB0137 (CH0554)

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State Government - Maryland Uniform Electronic Legal Materials Act

Sponsored by:

Senator Lee


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 554

Synopsis:Requiring an official publisher that publishes legal material in an electronic record to designate the electronic record as official, under specified circumstances, and authenticate the electronic record in a specified manner; providing that specified legal material in an electronic record is presumed to be an accurate copy; requiring an official publisher of specified legal material in an electronic record to provide for the preservation and security of the record, and to ensure that it is reasonably available to the public; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Lee, Feldman, and Smith
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0165
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0611 Session: 2015 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee HearingHealth and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):State Government - Regulations and Procedures
Narrow Subject(s):Archives
Cybersecurity -see also- Safety
Electronic Communication -see also- Comm; Elec.Gov; Lang; Te
Electronic Government -see also- Electronic Communication
Federal Government
Interstate Affairs
Publications -see also- Maryland Register
Public Information
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Rules and Regulations
Uniform Laws
Statutes:Article - State Government
(10-1601 through 10-1611)

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November 28, 2017 1:09 P.M.