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SB 0285 - Immunity of Local Government Officials - Prosecutions for Bribery
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Sponsor: Senator Brian E. Frosh, District 16
Last Action: 3/5/2012 - S Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
Senate Committee: Senate Committee on Judicial Proceedings
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BILL INFO-2012 Regular Session-SB 285
2012 Regular Session

SENATE BILL 285

File Code: Local Government - Generally
Sponsored By:
Senators Frosh, Brinkley, Brochin, Conway, Dyson, Garagiola, Getty, Glassman, Kasemeyer, Kittleman, Madaleno, Middleton, Miller, Robey, and Stone
Entitled:
Immunity of Local Government Officials - Prosecutions for Bribery

Synopsis:

Providing an exception to the immunity from civil and criminal action for specified government officials for words spoken at specified meetings.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Senate Action
1/26
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
1/30
Hearing 2/16 at 1:00 p.m.
3/5
Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Brian E. Frosh, District 16
Senator David R. Brinkley, District 4
Senator James Brochin, District 42
Senator Joan Carter Conway, District 43
Senator Roy P. Dyson, District 29
Senator Rob Garagiola, District 15
Senator Joseph M. Getty, District 5
Senator Barry Glassman, District 35
Senator Edward J. Kasemeyer, District 12
Senator Allan H. Kittleman, District 9
Senator Richard S. Madaleno, Jr., District 18
Senator Thomas M. Middleton, District 28
Senator Thomas V. Mike Miller, Jr., District 27
Senator James N. Robey, District 13
Senator Norman R. Stone, Jr., District 6

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Bribery
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
County Commissioners
County Councils
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Ethics
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Public Employees -see also- State Employees
Public Officials -see also- Atty Gen; Compt; Coun Admin; etc

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Courts and Judicial Proceedings
( 5-501 )
Criminal Law
( 9-201 )

Documents

All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
Committee Votes :
Senate
Judicial Proceedings