2011 Regular Session


File Code: State Government - General Assembly Prior Year Introduction As: SJ 1/10 - B&T Crossfiled with: HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION 9
Sponsored By:
Senators Shank, Brinkley, Jacobs, Jennings, Pipkin, Reilly, and Simonaire

Maryland Sovereignty Under the Tenth Amendment to the Constitution of the United States


Declaring the sovereignty of the State of Maryland under the Tenth Amendment to the Constitution of the United States; and providing notice and demand to the government of the United States to cease and desist imposing mandates that are beyond the scope of the powers delegated to the federal government under the Constitution of the United States.

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 Budget and Taxation
Hearing 2/16 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Christopher B. Shank, District 2
Senator David R. Brinkley, District 4
Senator Nancy Jacobs, District 34
Senator J. B. Jennings, District 7
Senator E. J. Pipkin, District 36
Senator Edward R. Reilly, District 33
Senator Bryan W. Simonaire, District 31

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Constitution, U.S
Federal Government


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered