2008 Regular Session


File Code: Business Regulation and Occupations Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 1010
Sponsored By:
Delegates Haddaway, Aumann, Bates, Beidle, Benson, Braveboy, Carter, V. Clagett, Doory, Dumais, Eckardt, Frush, Gaines, Glenn, Griffith, Gutierrez, Harrison, Healey, Hecht, Hixson, Howard, Ivey, James, Jones, Kaiser, Kirk, Krebs, Krysiak, Kullen, Lee, Levi, Love, McComas, McIntosh, Mizeur, Montgomery, Nathan-Pulliam, Pena-Melnyk, Pendergrass, Robinson, Shewell, Stifler, Stocksdale, V. Turner, Valderrama, and Walkup
International Marriage Brokers - Regulation


Requiring an international marriage broker to provide specified notice to its recruits and to provide specified information to a recruit on request; requiring a client of an international marriage broker to obtain and provide specified information to the international marriage broker and to affirm that specified information is accurate and complete; requiring the Central Repository to process specified State and national criminal history records checks on submission of specified information and fees; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occuring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
Re-referred Economic Matters
Hearing 3/19 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Jeannie Haddaway, District 37B
Delegate Susan L. M. Aumann, District 42
Delegate Gail H. Bates, District 9A
Delegate Pamela Beidle, District 32
Delegate Joanne C. Benson, District 24
Delegate Aisha N. Braveboy, District 25
Delegate Jill P. Carter, District 41
Delegate Virginia P. Clagett, District 30
Delegate Ann Marie Doory, District 43
Delegate Kathleen M. Dumais, District 15
Delegate Adelaide C. Eckardt, District 37B
Delegate Barbara Frush, District 21
Delegate Tawanna P. Gaines, District 22
Delegate Cheryl D. Glenn, District 45
Delegate Melony G. Griffith, District 25
Delegate Ana Sol Gutierrez, District 18
Delegate Hattie N. Harrison, District 45
Delegate Anne Healey, District 22
Delegate Sue Hecht, District 3A
Delegate Sheila E. Hixson, District 20
Delegate Carolyn J. B. Howard, District 24
Delegate Jolene Ivey, District 47
Delegate Mary-Dulany James, District 34A
Delegate Adrienne A. Jones, District 10
Delegate Anne R. Kaiser, District 14
Delegate Ruth M. Kirk, District 44
Delegate Susan W. Krebs, District 9B
Delegate Carolyn J. Krysiak, District 46
Delegate Sue Kullen, District 27B
Delegate Susan C. Lee, District 16
Delegate Gerron S. Levi, District 23A
Delegate Mary Ann E. Love, District 32
Delegate Susan K. McComas, District 35B
Delegate Maggie McIntosh, District 43
Delegate Heather R. Mizeur, District 20
Delegate Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Delegate Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, District 10
Delegate Joseline A. Pena-Melnyk, District 21
Delegate Shane E. Pendergrass, District 13
Delegate Barbara Robinson, District 40
Delegate Tanya T. Shewell, District 5A
Delegate Donna Stifler, District 35A
Delegate Nancy R. Stocksdale, District 5A
Delegate Veronica Turner, District 26
Delegate Kriselda Valderrama, District 26
Delegate Mary Roe Walkup, District 36

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Agents and Brokers
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties; Sentences; etc.
Criminal Background Investigations
Domestic Violence -see also- Child Abuse & Neglect
Human Rights
International Affairs -see also- Foreign Trade

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Business Regulation
( 19-401 , 19-402 , 19-403 , 19-404 , 19-405 , 19-406 , 19-407 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered