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SB 29

Title: State Government - Websites - Language Access
Author: Sen. Cheryl Kagan (DEM-MD)

Summary
Requiring each State department, agency, and program to provide equal access versions of certain websites in certain languages except under certain circumstances; repealing a certain provision of law providing that the reasonable steps certain departments, agencies, and programs are required to take related to equal access to public services for individuals with limited English proficiency include the operation and maintenance of certain equal access versions of certain websites; etc.

Status
Pre-filed 10/03/2017
First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs 01/10/2018
Hearing 1/24 at 1:00 p.m. 01/17/2018
Favorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs 02/05/2018
Favorable Report Adopted 02/06/2018
Second Reading Passed 02/06/2018
Third Reading Passed (45-0) 02/08/2018
First Reading Health and Government Operations 02/09/2018
Hearing 3/21 at 1:00 p.m. 03/07/2018
Favorable Report by Health and Government Operations 03/30/2018
Favorable Report Adopted 03/30/2018
Second Reading Passed 03/30/2018
Third Reading Passed (119-17) 04/05/2018
Returned Passed 04/06/2018
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 733 05/15/2018

Bill Text
05/25/2018 - SB 29 (Chapter+-+State+Government+-+Websites+-+Language+Access)
02/07/2018 - SB 29 (Third+-+State+Government+-+Websites+-+Language+Access)
12/16/2017 - SB 29 (First+-+State+Government+-+Websites+-+Language+Access)

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