Expedited Bill No.
_--"3=0,:::--1,-,,,0-:-:~-=_
Concerning: Personnel- Equal Benefits
- Fire and Rescue Employees
Revised: June
21.2010
Draft No.
~
Introduced:
May
4.2010
Enacted:
June
22.2010
Executive:
June
30. 2010
Effective:
July
1.2010
Sunset Date:
...!N..!.::o~n~e
_ _ _ _ __
Ch.
~.
Laws of Mont. Co.
2010
COUNTY COUNCIL
FOR MONTGOMERY COUNTY, MARYLAND
By: Council President at the Request of the County Executive
AN EXPEDITED ACT
to:
(1)
provide benefits to an opposite sex domestic partner of a member of the fire and
rescue bargaining unit; and
(2)
generally amend the law regarding benefits for domestic partners.
By amending
Montgomery County Code
Chapter 33, Personnel and Human Resources
Sections 33-22
Boldface
Underlining
[Single boldface brackets]
DQuble underlining
[[Double boldface brackets]]
* * *
Heading or defined term.
Added to existing law by original bill.
Deletedfrom existing law by original bill.
Added by amendment.
Deletedfrom existing law or the bill by amendment.
Existing law unaffected by bill.
The County Council for Montgomery County, Maryland approves the following Act:
 PDF to HTML - Convert PDF files to HTML files
EXPEDITED BILL
30-10
1
Sec.
1.
Section 33-22 is amended as follows:
33-22. Benefits for Domestic Partner of Employee
2
3
4
*
(c)
*
*
Requirements for domestic partnership.
To establish a domestic
partnership, the employee and the employee's partner must either:
(1) satisfy all of the following requirements:
(A) be the same sex, unless the employee is a member of the
police bargaining unit or the fire and rescue employee
bargaining unit;
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
*
*
*
(G)
not be related by blood or affinity in a way that would
disqualify them from marriage under State law if the
employee and partner were (or, for members of the police
bargaining unit Dr the fire and rescue services bargaining
unit, are) opposite sexes;
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
*
Sec. 2. Effective Date.
*
*
The Council declares that this legislation is necessary for the immediate
protection of the public interest. The amendment to Section 33-22 in Section 1
takes effect on July 1,2002.
-2­
 PDF to HTML - Convert PDF files to HTML files
EXPEDITED BILL
30-10
21
22
Approved:
23
Nancy Floreen, Pres' ent, County Council
24
25
Approved:
26
This is a correct copy ofCouncil action.
27
JhAIA.~
Linda M. Lauer, Clerk of the Council
-3­