2010 Regular Session


File Code: Counties - Generally
Sponsored By:
Delegate Kelly
Western Maryland Code Home Rule Counties - Police Departments - Local Referendum Required


Requiring that, if the county commissioners of a code home rule county in the Western Maryland class, by ordinance or resolution, create or expand a county police bureau, unit, or department or transfer specified duties from the Sheriff's Office to a county police bureau, unit, or department, the county commissioners shall submit the ordinance or resolution to a local referendum; providing for specified duties of the Sheriff of Allegany County; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Judiciary
Senate Action
No Action

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Allegany County
Code Counties
County Commissioners
Elections Supervisors
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Laws and Ordinances -see also- Pub Local Laws; Uniform Laws.

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Courts and Judicial Proceedings
( 2-309 )
Article - 25B Home Rule for Code Counties
( 13C-2 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Not available at this time
Amendments: None offered