Bills Pending Maryland Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee

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MDHB88Engross

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Prohibiting a law enforcement agency from retaliating against, penalizing, or punishing a police officer because the police officer has sought or received mental health services.
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2021-04-12
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB238Engross

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Requiring, beginning October 1, 2021, the expungement of certain records 3 years after a disposition of the charge under certain circumstances; requiring a court to send a notice of the disposition of certain charges in a case and the date on which e...
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2021-04-12
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB899Engross

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Increasing from $15,000 to $25,000 the maximum amount in controversy in a civil action in which a party may not demand a jury trial; providing for the construction and prospective application of the Act; and making the Act contingent on the passage a...
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2021-04-12
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB595Engross

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Establishing an exception to motor vehicle registration requirements for personal delivery devices; authorizing a personal delivery device to operate on any roadway, sidewalk, shoulder, footpath, bicycle trail, or crosswalk in the State; prohibiting ...
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2021-04-12
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB1027Engross

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Providing that the Police Department of Baltimore City is an agency and instrumentality of the City of Baltimore, instead of the State; providing that certain police officers have the authority conferred under a certain provision of law; establishing...
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2021-04-07
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB409Engross

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Authorizing a court, when sentencing a minor convicted as an adult, to impose a sentence less than the minimum term; prohibiting a court from imposing a sentence of life without the possibility of parole or release for a minor; authorizing a certain ...
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2021-04-02
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB1008Engross

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Prohibiting a landlord from increasing a tenant's rent solely because a judgment was entered against the tenant in a certain failure to pay rent action; requiring the District Court to seal court records within 60 days after the final resolution of a...
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2021-03-31
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB1250Engross

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Establishing the Task Force to Study the Laws of Intestacy in Maryland; providing for the composition, chair, and staffing of the Task Force; specifying that, to the extent practicable, the members appointed to the Task Force reflect the racial, ethn...
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2021-03-31
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB100Engross

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Requiring the Commissioner of Correction to include in a certain annual report certain statistics related to the cost of living of inmates at certain facilities; and requiring the Division of Correction to include in an annual financial and operation...
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2021-03-31
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB505Engross

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Repealing references to the terms "child custody" and "visitation" and substituting the terms "legal decision making" and "parenting time" in certain instances; authorizing the court to award joint legal decision making to both parties under certain...
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2021-03-31
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB378Engross

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Altering the definition of "local government" under the Local Government Tort Claims Act to include the Maryland Association of Counties Pooled OPEB Trust Fund.
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2021-03-31
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB253Engross

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Altering the definitions of "community association" and "local code violation" for purposes of certain provisions of law authorizing community associations to seek judicial relief for nuisance abatement in Baltimore County; repealing a provision of l...
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2021-03-31
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB308Engross

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Altering the conditions under which a lawsuit is considered a strategic lawsuit against public participation (SLAPP suit); specifying the conditions under which a lawsuit is not considered a SLAPP suit; altering the conditions under which a defendant...
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2021-03-30
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDSB962Intro

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Requiring an owner of residential real property in the State that is not subject to a mortgage to maintain homeowner's insurance coverage on the property with liability coverage of at least $100,000 for bodily or personal injury occurring on the prop...
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2021-03-25
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB1114Engross

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Prohibiting a person from disposing of yard waste on a highway; establishing certain penalties for certain violations of the Act; authorizing a court to order a person who disposes of yard waste in violation of the Act to remove or render harmless th...
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2021-03-23
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB971Engross

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Authorizing the placement and use of not more than one speed monitoring system at the intersection of Maryland Route 333 (Oxford Road) and Bonfield Avenue in Talbot County, subject to certain placement and signage requirements; requiring the fines co...
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2021-03-23
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB284Engross

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Prohibiting a person from driving a motor vehicle in a dedicated bus lane unless authorized by a local jurisdiction, subject to certain exceptions; authorizing Baltimore City to use, under certain standards and procedures, a certain bus lane monitori...
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2021-03-23
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB564Engross

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Authorizing Montgomery County to designate the Montgomery County Department of Transportation as the agency responsible for implementing automated traffic enforcement programs in the county; requiring that an employee of the Montgomery County Departm...
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2021-03-23
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB941Engross

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Authorizing Baltimore City to decrease or raise to a previously established level the maximum speed limit on a highway under its jurisdiction without performing an engineering and traffic study; and prohibiting a local jurisdiction from implementing ...
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2021-03-23
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB1117Engross

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Prohibiting a pedestrian from catching or attempting to catch fish by any means on or under the Maryland Route 18 Kent Island Drawbridge over the Kent Narrows in Queen Anne's County.
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2021-03-23
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB226Engross

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Authorizing Baltimore City to recover the costs of implementing and administering a traffic control signal monitoring system, a speed monitoring system, a school bus monitoring camera, or a vehicle height monitoring system; requiring Baltimore City, ...
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2021-03-23
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDSB942Intro

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Repealing certain fees charged by the State Department of Assessments and Taxation for processing articles of dissolution, certificates of cancellation, and certain other documents filed by certain business entities with the Department.
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2021-03-23
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB315Engross

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Requiring a law enforcement officer who takes a child into custody to provide notice to the child's parents, guardian, or custodian in a manner reasonably calculated to give actual notice; prohibiting the interrogation of a child by a law enforcement...
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2021-03-22
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB372Engross

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Repealing the prohibition against a person using or possessing with intent to use drug paraphernalia to inject, ingest, inhale, or otherwise introduce into the human body a controlled dangerous substance; repealing the prohibition against a person de...
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2021-03-22
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB855Engross

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Prohibiting a person from causing a life-threatening injury to another as a result of the person's driving, operating, or controlling a motor vehicle or vessel in a criminally negligent manner; exempting certain conduct that results in a life-threate...
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2021-03-22
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB701Engross

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Requiring the Maryland Department of Health to provide certain boards that are authorized to take actions against persons who knowingly fail to report suspected child abuse with a list of courses relating to the obligation to report child abuse and ...
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2021-03-19
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB306Engross

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Clarifying that the making of a certain false statement to a law enforcement officer may form the basis for a certain hate crime.
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2021-03-19
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB242Engross

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Extending the jurisdiction of the equity court to include a petition for emancipation of a minor and authorization to marry; altering the conditions under which an individual who is 17 years old is authorized to marry; prohibiting an individual under...
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2021-03-19
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB1121Engross

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Requiring the Department of Juvenile Services and the Department of Human Services to convene a workgroup with a public policy institute in the State to increase accountability for prevention and intervention services delivered to children by the Dep...
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2021-03-19
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB523Engross

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Requiring a landlord, or a landlord's duly authorized agent, at the time of filing a certain complaint in an action for repossession for failure to pay rent to submit documents demonstrating a property, is in compliance with certain local license req...
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2021-03-19
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB870Engross

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Altering statutory forms for a limited and general power of attorney to include certain provisions relating to the authority of an agent to perform certain acts to assist the principal in meeting eligibility requirements and qualifying for certain go...
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2021-03-19
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB313Engross

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Requiring the governing body of certain cooperative housing corporations in the State to have a reserve study conducted of the common elements of the cooperative housing corporation by a certain date and updated at certain intervals under certain cir...
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2021-03-19
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB26Engross

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Prohibiting private education lenders and private education loan collectors from initiating a certain action except under certain circumstances; prohibiting a court from entering a certain judgment unless the private education lender or private educa...
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2021-03-19
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB748Engross

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Requiring a court, in a custody or visitation proceeding, to deny custody or visitation rights to a certain party if the court has reasonable ground to believe that a child has been abused or neglected by the party, unless the court specifically find...
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2021-03-18
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB848Engross

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Prohibiting an individual from being arrested or incarcerated for failure to respond to certain orders to appear in court relating to an examination in aid of enforcement of a money judgment entered in a small claim action in the District Court; etc.
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2021-03-18
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB270Engross

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Requiring an assistant State's Attorney, with knowledge of the case, to meet with a victim of sexually assaultive behavior or the victim's representative within 20 days after receiving a request from the victim to meet regarding a decision by the Off...
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2021-03-18
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB104Engross

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Altering the period of time prior to the expiration of a tenancy that a landlord is required to notify a tenant, in writing, of the intent to terminate a tenancy upon expiration, subject to certain conditions; applying the notice provisions statewide...
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2021-03-18
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB52Engross

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Establishing that certain procedural notice requirements must be fulfilled prior to the filing of a complaint by a landlord or a landlord's duly qualified agent for the repossession of residential rental property for failure to pay rent; requiring th...
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2021-03-17
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB50Engross

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Requiring a landlord to make a certain disclosure to prospective tenants if the landlord uses a ratio utility billing system; requiring that a certain lease provision is unenforceable if a landlord fails to make a certain disclosure; requiring a land...
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2021-03-16
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDSB953Intro

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Establishing the Domestic Terrorism Task Force; providing for the composition, chair, and staffing of the Task Force; requiring the Task Force to study and develop a plan to establish a statewide network to communicate threats of domestic terrorism t...
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2021-03-15
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB109Engross

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Requiring the Maryland Department of Labor to adopt by regulation the International Swimming Pool and Spa Code as the Maryland Swimming Pool and Spa Standards; requiring the Department to adopt each subsequent version of the Standards within 18 month...
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2021-03-09
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB826Engross

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Altering the procedures a council of unit owners or a board of directors of a condominium shall take before a penalty for a violation of the rules of the condominium can be imposed on an alleged violator; altering the procedures a council of unit own...
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2021-03-09
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB825Engross

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Specifying that a certain dispute settlement mechanism does not apply to complaints or demands arising out of a cooperative housing member's failure to pay certain assessments; repealing a requirement that the governing body of a cooperative housing ...
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2021-03-09
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB271Engross

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Authorizing the establishment of law enforcement diversion programs in partnership with local behavioral health authorities; authorizing the participation of certain individuals; authorizing certain providers to provide case management including peer...
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2021-03-08
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB3Engross

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Altering, from 15 years to 20 years or the equivalent of 20 years considering certain allowances, the time period that inmates sentenced to life imprisonment for a crime committed on or after October 1, 2021, must serve before becoming eligible for p...
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2021-03-05
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB347Engross

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Altering the definition of "undue influence" for purposes of provisions of law prohibiting the exploitation of certain vulnerable adults or individuals at least 68 years old that results in inequity; requiring a court, in determining whether a transf...
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2021-03-04
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB489Engross

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Adding misconduct in office to certain lists of crimes for which certain evidence may be gathered by interception of oral, wire, or electronic communications.
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2021-03-04
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB352Engross

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Requiring the governing body of a condominium to convene at least two meetings each year at which unit owners have an opportunity to provide comment; requiring the developer of a condominium to appoint a unit owner, not otherwise affiliated with the ...
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2021-03-04
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB367Engross

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Creating the State Board of Common Ownership Community Managers in the Maryland Department of Labor to oversee the licensing of community managers who provide management services for common ownership communities; providing the purpose of the Board is...
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2021-03-04
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDSB395Intro

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Altering provisions of law relating to murder in the first degree; providing that a person who was a child at the time of the offense may not be found to have committed murder in the first degree under certain provisions of law; authorizing a persons...
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2021-03-04
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
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