PG/MC 101-22 Montgomery County Planning Board - Open Meetings - Video and Audio Streaming and Minutes
Requested by: Delegate Carr
Synopsis: For the purpose of requiring the Montgomery County Planning Board to stream live video or teleconference audio or other audio of the open meetings of the Board and to prepare minutes of each open meeting; requiring the Board to maintain on its website complete and unedited archived recordings of livestreamed open meetings and the minutes of its open meetings; providing that the inability of the Board to comply with the livestreaming requirements due to technical issues does not affect the validity of actions taken by the Board at an open meeting; and generally relating to meetings of the Montgomery County Planning Board.
Bill Text: Read bill in pdf here
House Bill Number: HB396
Analysis:  
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*This bill will be acted on by the Montgomery County House Delegation first.
Documents
 
Montgomery County House Delegation 11/4/21 Assigned to the Metro Washington Area Committee  
  12/13/21 Montgomery County Delegation Bill Hearing - 7:00 p.m.
The hearing will be live-streamed on the Delegation's YouTube page.
 
  12/21/21 Metro Washington Area Committee Meeting - Favorable (6-0)
  1/14/22 Montgomery County House Delegation Meeting - Favorable (unanimous)
Prince George's County House Delegation 1/20/22 Bicounty Committee Meeting - Favorable  
  1/21/22 Prince George's County House Delegation Meeting - Favorable  
Montgomery County Senate Delegation 2/22/22 Montgomery County Senate Delegation Meeting - Favorable
       
Prince George's County Senate Delegation      
       
House 1/19/22 First Reading - Environment & Transportation Committee  
  2/15/22 Environment & Transportation Committee Hearing - 1:00 p.m.  
  3/7/22 Favorable Report by Environment & Transportation Committee  
  3/7/22 Favorable Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed
 
  3/9/22 Third Reading Passed (134-0)  
  4/1/22 Returned Passed  
Senate 3/10/22 Referred Education, Health & Environmental Affairs Committee  
  3/24/22 Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Committee Hearing - 1:00 p.m.  
  3/31/22 Favorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Committee  
  3/31/22 Favorable Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed
 
  3/31/22 Third Reading Passed (46-0)  
Action after passage 5/16/22 Approved by the Governor - Chapter 456  
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