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SB 0280 - Task Force to Study Implementing a Civil Right to Counsel in Maryland
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Tracking Level: No Position
Sponsor: Judicial Proceedings Committee, Chair
Last Action: 3/12/2012 - S Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
Senate Committee: Senate Committee on Judicial Proceedings
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BILL INFO-2012 Regular Session-SB 280
2012 Regular Session


File Code: Courts and Court Personnel - Statewide Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 265
Sponsored By:
Chair, Judicial Proceedings Committee (By Request - Maryland Judicial Conference)
Task Force to Study Implementing a Civil Right to Counsel in Maryland


Establishing the Task Force to Study Implementing a Civil Right to Counsel in Maryland; providing for the composition, chair, and staffing of the Task Force; prohibiting a member of the Task Force from receiving specified compensation, but authorizing the reimbursement of specified expenses; requiring the Task Force to study and make recommendations regarding specified matters; requiring the Task Force to report its findings and recommendations to specified public officials on or before October 1, 2013; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Senate Action
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Hearing 2/9 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Judicial Proceedings Committee, Chair
Judicial Conference, Maryland

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Legal Aid


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Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
Committee Votes :
Judicial Proceedings