Minority Business

Legislation/IssuesSynopsisResourcesNew This Week/Upcoming Dates
SB 9 - Procurement - Minority Business Enterprises - Qualification and Certification Requiring the Board of Public Works to adopt regulations to require the certification of a business as a minority business enterprise without requiring the business to file any additional paperwork other than evidence of certification under the federal Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program and evidence that the business remains certified under the federal program. SB 9

Hearing 1/25 at 1:30 p.m. (1/17)

SB 9: Hearing 1/25 at 1:30 p.m.@Budget and Taxation

SB 192 - State Procurement - Minority Business Enterprise Program - Reauthorization Extension Altering the termination date for certain provisions of law concerning the Minority Business Enterprise Program; and altering the date by which the final report on a certain study of the Minority Business Enterprise Program is required to be submitted to the Legislative Policy Committee of the General Assembly to before September 30, 2023 so that the General Assembly may review the report before the 2024 Session. SB 192

Hearing 1/25 at 1:30 p.m. (1/17)

SB 192: Hearing 1/25 at 1:30 p.m.@Budget and Taxation

SB 248 - Minority Business Enterprises - Calculation of Participation Rates - Procurements From Maryland Correctional Enterprises Requiring a State procurement unit to include the dollar value of its contracts with Maryland Correctional Enterprises in the total dollar value of its procurements for the purpose of calculating the unit's Minority Business Enterprise Program participation rate. SB 248

Hearing 1/25 at 1:30 p.m. (1/17)

SB 248: Hearing 1/25 at 1:30 p.m.@Budget and Taxation