Maryland Delegate Alfred Carr [D]

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MDHJ9EngrossExpressing the sharp disagreement of the General Assembly of Maryland with the repeal of the Affordable Care Act; urging the U.S. Congress to promptly protect provisions of the federal Affordable Care Act that ensure all Marylanders have access to af...
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2017-04-05
[Hearing: Apr 5 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB381EngrossProhibiting a train or light engine used in connection with the movement of freight from being operated in the State unless it has at least two crew members; establishing penalties for specified violations; prohibiting a county or municipal corporati...
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2017-04-04
[Hearing: Apr 4 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB773EngrossRequiring the Power Plant Research Program to conduct a study of regulatory reforms and market incentives that may be necessary to increase the use of energy storage devices in the State; requiring the Program to consult with specified entities and i...
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2017-04-04
[Hearing: Apr 4 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB1144EngrossRequiring the Central Payroll Bureau of the Office of the State Comptroller to establish specified pay periods and pay each employee all wages due at least once every two weeks or twice a month; specifying that administrative, executive or profession...
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2017-04-04
[Hearing: Apr 4 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB263EngrossAltering the definition of "owner" to repeal the exclusion of motor vehicle rental companies as owners of motor vehicles for the purpose of the enforcement of violations of overtaking and passing school vehicles operating alternately flashing red lig...
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2017-03-30
[Hearing: Mar 30 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB398EngrossProhibiting employers that employ 15 or more employees from seeking salary history information for an employee by specified methods and screening an applicant for employment based on the applicant's salary history by taking specified actions; specify...
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2017-03-30
[Hearing: Mar 30 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB492EngrossRequiring that an application for a certificate of title of a motor vehicle contain specified information on a beneficiary under specified circumstances; requiring that a certificate of title issued for a motor vehicle by the Motor Vehicle Administra...
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2017-03-30
[Hearing: Mar 30 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB740EngrossProhibiting a specified insurer, nonprofit health service plan, or health maintenance organization from imposing a step therapy or fail-first protocol on an insured or an enrollee for a specified prescription drug used in the treatment of a specified...
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2017-03-30
[Hearing: Mar 30 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB285EngrossRequiring that specified members of the board of directors of the Washington Metrorail Safety Commission be appointed by the Governor with the advice and consent of the Senate; requiring one regular member of the board of directors of the Commission ...
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2017-03-29
[Hearing: Mar 29 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB351EngrossAuthorizing the Department of Assessments and Taxation to amend a constant yield tax rate when a county or municipal corporation alters the homestead tax credit percentage; extending the deadline by which the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore City ...
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2017-03-29
[Hearing: Mar 29 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Budget and Taxation Committee
MDHB860EngrossRepealing specified provisions of law subjecting individuals convicted of specified felonies involving a controlled dangerous substance who apply for temporary cash assistance or food stamps to specified testing and treatment requirements; altering t...
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2017-03-29
[Hearing: Mar 29 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB1261EngrossRepealing specified criminal penalties for violations of the barbering law; etc.
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2017-03-29
[Hearing: Mar 29 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB1503EngrossRequiring a law enforcement agency to report at a specified interval to the Governor's Office of Crime Control and Prevention on specified policies and procedures related to use of force de-escalation training for its law enforcement officers; requir...
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2017-03-28
[Hearing: Mar 28 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB82EngrossRepealing provisions relating to the Woodrow Wilson Bridge and Tunnel Compact; repealing a requirement that the Governor execute the compact with the Commonwealth of Virginia and the District of Columbia under specified circumstances; repealing the W...
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2017-03-27
Favorable Report by Finance
MDHB506EngrossProviding that specified noncompete and conflict of interest provisions that restrict the ability of an employee to enter into employment with a new employer or to become self-employed in the same or similar business or trade are null and void as bei...
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2017-03-24
[Hearing: Mar 29 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB909IntroEstablishing the Maryland Health Insurance Coverage Protection Commission; providing the purpose of the Commission is to conduct an assessment of the impact of potential federal changes to specified health care programs and to provide recommendations...
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2017-03-24
Favorable with Amendments Report by Health and Government Operations
MDHB924EngrossProhibiting the Department of Natural Resources from reducing or altering the boundaries of specified oyster sanctuaries until the Department develops a fisheries management plan for the scientific management of the oyster stock following completion ...
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2017-03-24
[Hearing: Mar 28 @ 1:00 pm]
Special Order until 3/27 (Senator Conway) Adopted
MDHB1083EngrossEstablishing the Family Planning Program in the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to ensure the continuity of family planning services in the State; requiring the Program to provide family planning services to specified individuals through spec...
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2017-03-24
Favorable Report by Budget and Taxation
MDHB1325EngrossProhibiting a person from engaging in the hydraulic fracturing of a well for the exploration or production of oil or natural gas in the State; repealing a provision of law that requires the Department of the Environment to adopt specified regulations...
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2017-03-24
Second Reading Passed
MDHB212EngrossProhibiting a consumer reporting agency from charging a consumer a fee for placing a security freeze, or for the first two temporary lifts of a security freeze in a calendar year, if the consumer has received a notice of a breach of the security of a...
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2017-03-23
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB324EngrossProviding 7 days, not to exceed 56 hours, of personal leave to each employee in the State Personnel Management System, except a temporary employee, during each calendar year that is a leap year.
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2017-03-23
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB373EngrossAltering the definition of "qualified Maryland biotechnology company" to extend a specified period of time from a specified date that an active business may claim the biotechnology tax credit; and applying the Act to initial tax credit certificates i...
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2017-03-23
To Senate Budget and Taxation Committee
MDHB631EngrossProhibiting a manufacturer or wholesale distributor from engaging in price gouging in the sale of an essential generic drug; requiring the Maryland Medical Assistance Program to notify the manufacturer of an essential generic drug and the Attorney Ge...
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2017-03-23
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB796EngrossExempting from the sales and use tax a sale by a chartered organization of the Boy Scouts of America or a scout unit chartered by a local council of the Boy Scouts of America in the State, or by a troop of the Girl Scouts of the USA.
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2017-03-22
To Senate Budget and Taxation Committee
MDHB626EngrossRequiring an animal shelter to follow a specified written protocol for reclaiming animals; requiring the Department of Agriculture, on or before January 1, 2018, to adopt specified minimum standards of care for dogs and cats in animal shelters; requi...
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2017-03-21
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB602EngrossProhibiting a specified owner of cattle, swine, or poultry from administering or authorizing an agent to administer specified antimicrobial drugs in specified cattle, swine, and poultry without an antimicrobial drug prescription or a veterinary feed ...
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2017-03-21
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB1362EngrossProhibiting a specified government agent from taking specified actions for immigration enforcement purposes; prohibiting a law enforcement official from stopping, arresting, searching, or detaining an individual for purposes of investigating a suspec...
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2017-03-21
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB1335EngrossProviding for enforcement only as a secondary offense for a violation of the prohibition under specified circumstances against a person driving a vehicle on a highway with any object, material, or obstruction hanging from the rearview mirror that int...
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2017-03-21
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB504EngrossProhibiting a specified marketer from knowingly selling or providing electric switches, electric relays, and gas valve switches that contain mercury to a consumer on or after October 1, 2018; establishing specified penalties for specified violations;...
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2017-03-20
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB578EngrossEstablishing that a pedestrian hybrid beacon is a traffic control signal; establishing that specified provisions of law do not apply to pedestrian hybrid beacons; authorizing the State Highway Administration or a local jurisdiction to install a pedes...
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2017-03-20
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB659EngrossEstablishing the Task Force to Study Tax Sales in Maryland to examine the tax sale system to maximize resources, facilitate properties getting to productive use, and protecting residents; requiring the Task Force to evaluate the impact of tax sales, ...
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2017-03-20
To Senate Budget and Taxation Committee
MDHB656EngrossProviding a specified exception to an exemption from specified taxes, user charges, and utility fees relating to stormwater for property owned by a county; exempting a public college or university or a local school system from being charged a stormwa...
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2017-03-20
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB880EngrossRequiring the Opening Meetings Compliance Board, in conjunction with the Office of the Attorney General, to conduct educational programs and distribute specified educational materials to the staff and attorneys of specified entities including the Mar...
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2017-03-20
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB1011IntroRequiring a notice of toll due to include notice of each video toll transaction that occurs during a 14-day period; requiring the Maryland Transportation Authority to send specified vehicle owners a notice of toll due within 14 days after a video tol...
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2017-03-20
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
MDHB1309EngrossRequiring the State, a county, a municipality, or any other local government to provide a specified written statement before issuing a specified permit for a special event.
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2017-03-20
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB667IntroRequiring insurers, nonprofit health service plans, and health maintenance organizations that provide specified health insurance benefits under specified insurance policies or contracts to provide coverage for the medically necessary diagnosis, evalu...
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2017-03-18
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
MDHB1419IntroRequiring the Public Service Commission to authorize a customer of a gas company or an electric company to purchase and install an analog meter; requiring the meter to comply with specified standards; requiring a gas company or an electric company to...
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2017-03-18
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
MDHB1502IntroEstablishing the Task Force to Expand Dual Language Programs in Maryland; requiring the Task Force to create a framework for dual language immersion programs in the State, recommend strategies to increase the number of dual language programs in the S...
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2017-03-18
Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means
MDHB1406IntroRequiring a utility company to give specified written notice to specified customers prior to deploying smart meters throughout all or a portion of the utility company's service territory; prohibiting a utility company from imposing any additional fee...
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2017-03-18
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
MDHB416IntroRequiring the Department of Human Resources to take specified actions in the best interests of the child when serving as a representative payee or fiduciary for specified federal benefits for a child in the Department's custody; requiring the Departm...
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2017-03-17
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn
MDHB465IntroRequiring a contractor or subcontractor that performs work on specified construction projects to use workers that have completed or are enrolled in a specified apprenticeship program or to pay specified workers not less than a journeyworker's rate; p...
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2017-03-17
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
MDHB211EngrossRequiring the Department of Natural Resources to prepare a specified fishery management plan for the cownose ray species; requiring the Department to prepare a specified fishery management plan for the cownose ray species by December 31, 2018, subjec...
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2017-03-16
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB617EngrossClarifying that units of local government with planning and zoning authority may adopt specified forest conservation thresholds and afforestation and reforestation requirements as part of its local forest conservation program that are more stringent ...
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2017-03-16
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB434IntroProhibiting specified documents from prohibiting a specified homeowner or tenant from installing or cultivating a backyard garden; establishing that a specified homeowner or tenant may not be prohibited from installing or cultivating a backyard garde...
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2017-03-15
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
MDHB1221IntroProhibiting a telephone company that provides specified service from replacing specified copper landline service with optical fiber cable or Voice over Internet Protocol, subject to an exception; and requiring the Public Service Commission to report ...
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2017-03-15
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
MDHB1499IntroRequiring that an overdraft protection plan of a banking institution be made available to customers only on an optional basis; requiring the plan to disclose, in a specified manner, specified fees and penalties and the method of applying debits and c...
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2017-03-15
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
MDHB994EngrossClarifying the time period within which a civil action on a residential lease that has been signed under seal must be filed; and declaring that it is the intent of the General Assembly to clarify that an action for rent arrears under any kind of resi...
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2017-03-15
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB186IntroEstablishing a penalty of $250 for a second or subsequent violation that occurs in the same county and within 60 days after the individual is found liable for a previous offense of overtaking and passing a school vehicle operating alternately flashin...
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2017-03-14
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
MDHB527IntroAuthorizing a person to ride a bicycle in or through a crosswalk in a place where a person may not lawfully ride a bicycle on a sidewalk or sidewalk area; providing that a person riding a bicycle in or through a crosswalk is subject to specified traf...
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2017-03-14
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
MDHB1510IntroRequiring a prospective bidder or offeror when submitting a bid or offer for a public work contract to submit to the public body a specified contractor safety and health plan and a specified attestation; requiring a contractor safety and health plan ...
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2017-03-14
To House Economic Matters Committee
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