2008 Regular Session


File Code: Counties - Local Laws Prior Year Introduction As: HB 771/07 - HGO
Sponsored By:
Delegates McDonough, Boteler, Impallaria, and Kach
Baltimore County - English Language - Formal Recognition


Designating the English language as the official language of Baltimore County; making provisions of the Act applicable to specified Baltimore County functions and agencies; providing for specified exceptions; providing that the Act may not be construed to require the translation into English of any official motto or slogan; and making provisions of the Act severable.

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 Health and Government Operations
Hearing 3/12 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Pat McDonough, District 7
Delegate Joseph C. Boteler, III, District 8
Delegate Rick Impallaria, District 7
Delegate Wade Kach, District 5B

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Baltimore County
Publications -see also- Maryland Register

Bill affects the following Statute:

Article - 24 Political Subdivisions - Miscellaneous Provisions
( 22-101 )


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