2009 Regular Session


File Code: Civil Actions and Procedures Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 808
Sponsored By:
Senator Jones (Chair, Joint Committee on the Management of Public Funds) and Senators Currie, Forehand, and Haines
State Government - Maryland Tort Claims Act - Malice or Gross Negligence


Providing that claims filed against State personnel individually for any malicious or grossly negligent tortious act or omission of the State personnel are subject to the restrictions placed on filing a claim under the Maryland Tort Claims Act; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Hearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Verna L. Jones, District 44
Senator Ulysses Currie, District 25
Senator Jennie M. Forehand, District 17
Senator Larry E. Haines, District 5
Management of Public Funds, Joint Committee on the

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Negligence -see also- Medical Malpractice
Sovereign Immunity
State Employees
Statutes of Limitation
Torts -see also- Libel and Slander; Med Malp; Wrongful Death

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Courts and Judicial Proceedings
( 5-522 )
State Government
( 12-106 )


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