2011 Regular Session


File Code: State Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 455
Sponsored By:
Senators Pugh, Benson, Conway, Currie, Forehand, Gladden, Jones-Rodwell, Kelley, Montgomery, and Ramirez
Request to Place a Statue of Harriet Tubman in the National Statuary Hall Collection


Requesting an exception to allow the State of Maryland to place a statue of Harriet Tubman in the National Statuary Hall Collection, or for the statue to otherwise be given specified prominence, in addition to specified existing Maryland representatives in the collection; and requesting the members of the Maryland congressional delegation to pursue this exception through the Joint Committee on the Library of Congress.

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 Education Health and Environmental Affairs
Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.

Favorable with Amendments Report by Education Health and Environmental Affairs
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
House Action
First Reading Health and Government Operations
Hearing 4/6 at 1:00 p.m.

Sponsored by:

Senator Catherine E. Pugh, District 40
Senator Joanne C. Benson, District 24
Senator Joan Carter Conway, District 43
Senator Ulysses Currie, District 25
Senator Jennie M. Forehand, District 17
Senator Lisa A. Gladden, District 41
Senator Verna L. Jones-Rodwell, District 44
Senator Delores G. Kelley, District 10
Senator Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Senator Victor R. Ramirez, District 47

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Art, Music and Cultural Affairs -see also- Musms; Theat; etc
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Congress, U.S
Federal Government
Historical Matters
Libraries -see also- Archives
Monuments and Memorials
Public Buildings and Facilities -see also- Stadiums; St Hse.


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Number: 374838/01     Offered on: March 25, 2011   at: 11:33 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Committee Votes :
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Roll Call Vote (Legislative date is shown):
March 26, 2011: Third Reading Passed (46-0)