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Pass
100%
MDSB333Changing the standard of proof from clear and convincing evidence to a preponderance of the evidence by which a judge in a peace order hearing must make specified findings before the judge may issue a final peace order or mutual peace orders; and cha...
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2014-04-14
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 111
Pass
100%
MDHB307Changing the standard of proof from clear and convincing evidence to a preponderance of the evidence by which a judge in a peace order hearing must make specified findings before the judge may issue a final peace order or mutual peace orders; and cha...
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2014-04-14
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 112
Pass
100%
MDSB379Authorizing the State Acupuncture Board to impose a penalty if the Board finds that there are grounds to take disciplinary action against a licensee; authorizing the State Acupuncture Board and the State Board of Dietetic Practice to issue cease and ...
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2014-04-14
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 160
Pass
100%
MDSB436Requiring a specified court to grant appropriate relief on a finding that a law enforcement agency obtained evidence in violation of a specified right or law under specified circumstances.
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2014-04-14
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 165
Pass
100%
MDSB698Authorizing a court to issue a specified order authorizing and directing a law enforcement officer to obtain specified location information from a specified electronic device under specified circumstances; providing that a person may not be held civi...
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2014-04-14
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 191
Pass
100%
MDHB695Prohibiting a person from destroying, altering, concealing, or removing physical evidence that the person believes may be used in a pending or future official proceeding with the intent to impair the verity or availability of the physical evidence, o...
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2014-04-14
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 235
Pass
100%
MDHB912Expanding the application of a provision of law that requires an investigative or law enforcement officer to obtain a specified search warrant in order to require a provider of wire or electronic communication service to disclose the contents of wire...
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2014-04-14
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 242
Pass
100%
MDHB73Establishing that, in an action against an owner of a dog for damages for personal injury or death caused by the dog, evidence that the dog caused the injury or death creates a rebuttable presumption that the owner knew or should have known that the ...
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2014-04-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 49
Pass
100%
MDSB247Establishing that, in an action against an owner of a dog for damages for personal injury or death caused by the dog, evidence that the dog caused the injury or death creates a rebuttable presumption that the owner knew or should have known that the ...
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2014-04-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 48
Enroll
75%
MDSB585Prohibiting a person from making specified assertions of patent infringement in bad faith; authorizing a court to consider specified factors as evidence of whether a person has made an assertion of patent infringement in bad faith or in good faith; a...
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2014-04-08
Returned Passed
Pass
100%
MDHB658Requiring the Joint Committee on Transparency and Open Government to study how to improve the administrative process for resolving appeals under the Maryland Public Information Act; requiring the Joint Committee to report its findings to specified co...
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2014-04-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 102
Engross
50%
MDSB694Establishing the Behavior Analyst Advisory Committee within the State Board of Professional Counselors and Therapists; requiring the Board to adopt regulations and a code of ethics; requiring the Board to set fees for services provided by the Board t...
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2014-04-07
Passed Enrolled
Engross
50%
MDSB860Requiring, on or before January 1, 2016, each law enforcement agency in the State to adopt the Police Training Commission's Eyewitness Identification Model Policy or adopt and implement a specified policy relating to specified identification procedur...
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2014-04-07
Passed Enrolled
Enroll
75%
MDSB805Enacting the Maryland Uniform Collaborative Law Act; establishing requirements for a collaborative law participation agreement and the collaborative law process; establishing standards for the disclosure of information during the collaborative law pr...
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2014-04-07
Returned Passed
Enroll
75%
MDHB929Altering the standards and requirements for the required warning period for violations recorded by speed monitoring systems; altering the standards for signage required for local stationary speed monitoring systems; requiring local jurisdictions to d...
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2014-04-07
Returned Passed
Engross
50%
MDHB1052Enacting the Maryland Uniform Collaborative Law Act; establishing requirements for a collaborative law participation agreement and the collaborative law process; establishing standards for the disclosure of information during the collaborative law pr...
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2014-04-07
Engross
50%
MDHB1161Authorizing a court to issue a specified order authorizing and directing a law enforcement officer to obtain specified location information from a specified electronic device under specified circumstances; providing that a person may not be held civi...
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2014-04-07
Passed Enrolled
Engross
50%
MDHB1282Authorizing the establishment of a specified local drug overdose facility review team in each county; authorizing the establishment of a specified multicounty local team; providing for the composition, appointment of specified members, chair, and mee...
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2014-04-07
Passed Enrolled
Engross
50%
MDHB1232Requiring the Secretary of Public Safety and Correctional Services to establish and maintain a specified electronic information sharing system and to adopt regulations to implement the system; establishing the Task Force on Pretrial Risk Assessment t...
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2014-04-07
Enroll
75%
MDHB304Authorizing the State Acupuncture Board to impose a penalty if the Board finds there are grounds to take disciplinary action against a specified licensee; authorizing the State Acupuncture Board and the State Board of Dietetic Practice to issue cease...
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2014-04-05
Returned Passed
Enroll
75%
MDHB963Requiring hospitals that provide emergency medical services to have, on or before July 1, 2014, a protocol to provide timely access to sexual assault medical forensic examinations by forensic nurse examiners or physicians to specified victims; establ...
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2014-04-05
Returned Passed
Engross
50%
MDHB1200Requiring, on or before August 1, 2016, each law enforcement agency in the State to adopt and implement a policy relating to specified identification procedures and file a copy with the Department of State Police; requiring the Department, on or befo...
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2014-04-05
Passed Enrolled
Engross
50%
MDHB1352Authorizing the Attorney General to take specified actions relating to investigations of alleged violations of laws relating to charitable organizations and charitable representatives; providing that a specified enforcement action or other remedy is ...
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2014-04-05
Passed Enrolled
Intro
25%
MDHB1108Altering the conditions under which relief may be provided to a tenant for a retaliatory action taken by a landlord of residential property by repealing the requirement that a specified number of judgments not have been entered against the tenant for...
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2014-04-05
Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters
Enroll
75%
MDHB416Providing that a person who, in good faith, seeks, provides, or assists with the provision of medical assistance for a person experiencing a medical emergency after ingesting or using alcohol or drugs shall be immune from a specified criminal prosecu...
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2014-04-05
Returned Passed
Engross
50%
MDSB686Authorizing a specified law enforcement agency to maintain a list of specified law enforcement officers solely for the purpose of satisfying a specified disclosure requirement relating to impeachment or exculpatory evidence; requiring a specified law...
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2014-04-05
Passed Enrolled
Engross
50%
MDHB150Establishing the Behavior Analyst Advisory Committee within the State Board of Professional Counselors and Therapists; requiring the Board to adopt regulations and a code of ethics; requiring the Board to set fees for services provided by the Board t...
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2014-04-04
Passed Enrolled
Engross
50%
MDHB430Prohibiting a person from making specified assertions of patent infringement in bad faith; authorizing a court to consider specified factors as evidence of whether a person has made an assertion of patent infringement in bad faith or in good faith; a...
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2014-04-04
Passed Enrolled
Intro
25%
MDHB879Altering the penalties for using and possessing marijuana in specified amounts; making the possession of 1 ounce or less of marijuana a civil offense; providing that an offender under 21 years of age may be ordered to attend a specified program; prov...
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2014-04-04
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
Enroll
75%
MDSB476Providing that a person who, in good faith, seeks, provides, or assists with medical assistance for a person experiencing a medical emergency after ingesting or using alcohol or drugs, or is the person experiencing the medical emergency after ingesti...
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2014-04-04
Returned Passed
Enroll
75%
MDHB403Authorizing the State Board of Examiners for Audiologists, Hearing Aid Dispensers, and Speech-Language Pathologists to issue cease and desist orders or obtain injunctive relief for violations of specified provisions of law; authorizing an action to b...
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2014-04-03
Returned Passed
Enroll
75%
MDSB453Authorizing the State Board of Examiners for Audiologists, Hearing Aid Dispensers, and Speech-Language Pathologists to issue cease and desist orders or obtain injunctive relief for violations of specified provisions of law; authorizing an action to b...
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2014-04-03
Returned Passed
Enroll
75%
MDHB791Authorizing the State Board of Examiners in Optometry to issue a cease and desist order or obtain injunctive relief for a violation of specified provisions of law; providing that specified actions may be brought by specified persons in specified coun...
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2014-04-03
Returned Passed
Engross
50%
MDSB924Expanding the application of a provision of law that requires an investigative or law enforcement officer to obtain a specified search warrant in order to require a provider of wire or electronic communication service to disclose the contents of wire...
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2014-04-03
Engross
50%
MDSB964Authorizing the Attorney General to take specified actions relating to investigations of alleged violations of laws relating to charitable organizations and charitable representatives; repealing specified authority for the legal counsel for the Offic...
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2014-04-03
Engross
50%
MDHB598Authorizing a specified law enforcement agency to maintain a list of specified law enforcement officers solely for the purpose of satisfying a specified disclosure requirement relating to impeachment or exculpatory evidence; requiring a specified law...
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2014-04-02
Passed Enrolled
Enroll
75%
MDHB599Requiring a specified court to grant appropriate relief on a finding that a law enforcement agency obtained evidence in violation of a specified right or law under specified circumstances.
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2014-04-01
Returned Passed
Engross
50%
MDSB973Altering findings and policies regarding the creation of the Division of Pretrial Detention and Services; requiring the Secretary of Public Safety and Correctional Services, on or before May 1, 2015, with the advice of the Pretrial Services Commissio...
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2014-03-31
Third Reading Passed (37-9)
Enroll
75%
MDSB587Authorizing the State Board of Examiners in Optometry to issue a cease and desist order or obtain injunctive relief for a violation of specified provisions of law; providing that specified actions may be brought by specified persons in specified coun...
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2014-03-27
Returned Passed
Engross
50%
MDHB345Requiring the contents of the certificate of a qualified expert to include a statement from a qualified expert that the licensed professional failed to meet an applicable standard of professional care and supervision; applying the Act prospectively; ...
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2014-03-26
Engross
50%
MDSB411Excluding as a father of a child, for purposes of specified provisions relating to the paternity of a child in a guardian or adoption proceeding, a man who has committed a specified sexual crime against the child's mother; requiring a court to consid...
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2014-03-26
Intro
25%
MDSB944Prohibiting the discharge of a substance-exposed newborn from a hospital or birthing center until specified requirements are completed; requiring a local department of social services to conduct a specified investigation when it determines a newborn ...
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2014-03-25
Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings; Withdrawn
Intro
25%
MDSB926Requiring the use of a drone by an agent of the State or a political subdivision of the State to fully comply with specified requirements and guidelines; prohibiting an agent of the State or a political subdivision of the State from operating a drone...
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2014-03-20
Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
Engross
50%
MDHB645Establishing a defense to any nuisance action brought under State or local law against a landlord if the tenant's actions are the sole basis for the action and the landlord provides evidence that an action has been filed and is pending in the Distric...
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2014-03-19
Intro
25%
MDHB1528Authorizing evidence of a defendant's past sex crime or past sex abuse of a minor to be admitted in specified prosecutions; requiring a prosecutor who intends to offer specified evidence to disclose the evidence to the defendant at least 15 days befo...
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2014-03-18
Intro
25%
MDSB234Establishing that evidence of a communication or information contained in the communication between an individual reporting alleged criminal activity to a specified Crimesolvers/Crimestoppers organization and the individual who accepts the report is ...
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2014-03-17
Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
Intro
25%
MDHB235Providing that a person who is convicted of first degree murder may be sentenced to death under specified circumstances; providing that the murder of a law enforcement officer or a correctional officer under specified circumstances are aggravating ci...
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2014-03-15
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
Intro
25%
MDHB388Providing that, if eligible for parole, an eligible person or inmate who is serving a sentence of life imprisonment based on a conviction for felony murder involving circumstances in which the eligible person or inmate was not a principal in the firs...
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2014-03-15
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
Intro
25%
MDHB1273Prohibiting a person from distributing, selling, furnishing, or giving away or offering to sell, furnish, or give away an energy drink to a minor; establishing a specified defense for a prosecution for a specified violation; prohibiting a person from...
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2014-03-15
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
Intro
25%
MDHB767Providing that an application for assisted outpatient treatment may be submitted to a court by specified individuals; requiring, except under specified circumstances, a court to hold a hearing on a specified application within a specified time period...
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2014-03-14
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
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