Maryland Delegate Mary Washington [D]

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MDHB425PassProhibiting the suspension or expulsion of prekindergarten, kindergarten, first grade, or second grade students from public schools with specified exceptions for an expulsion required by federal law or a suspension for not more than 5 school days und...
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2017-05-27
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 844
MDHB467PassRequiring a contractor or subcontractor awarded a specified contract for a specified construction project that receives specified funding from the State capital budget to be affiliated with, and to use apprentices from, an apprenticeship program that...
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2017-05-27
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 782
MDHB613PassAuthorizing a pharmacist who meets the requirements of State Board of Pharmacy regulations to prescribe and dispense specified contraceptives; requiring the State Board of Pharmacy, on or before September 1, 2018, and in consultation with the State B...
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2017-05-27
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 820
MDHB602PassAuthorizing, on or after January 1, 2018, the administration of specified antimicrobial drugs to cattle, swine, or poultry if, in the professional judgment of a licensed veterinarian, the administration is necessary for specified purposes; prohibitin...
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2017-05-27
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 787
MDHB631PassProhibiting a manufacturer or wholesale distributor from engaging in price gouging in the sale of an essential off-patent or generic drug; establishing that it is not a violation of a specified provision of the Act for a wholesale distributor to incr...
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2017-05-27
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 818
MDHB680PassExtending from 5 years to 20 years the length of time that student data and workforce data used by the Maryland Longitudinal Data System is limited to being linked beyond the date of latest attendance in any educational institution in the State; proh...
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2017-05-27
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 791
MDHB746PassRequiring the Attorney General to assign an assistant Attorney General to provide legal services to the Public School Labor Relations Board, the Higher Education Labor Relations Board, and the State Labor Relations Board; requiring the chair of the P...
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2017-05-27
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 806
MDHB860PassRepealing 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 and sanctio...
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2017-05-27
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 793
MDHB898PassProhibiting a person from making a coordinated expenditure in excess of specified limits or making a donation to a person for the purpose of furthering a coordinated expenditure in excess of specified limits; prohibiting a candidate or political part...
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2017-05-27
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 852
MDHB1227PassSpecifying that the primary purpose of the Problem Gambling Fund is to provide funding for problem gambling treatment and prevention programs; requiring the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to use the funds to establish outreach programs for c...
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2017-05-27
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 845
MDHB1626PassAltering a specified provision of the election law concerning a registered voter updating the voter's address during early voting to conform to other provisions of the election law applicable to a registered voter updating the voter's address and vot...
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2017-05-27
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 825
MDHB174VetoRequiring an individualized education program team to obtain written consent from a parent of a child with a disability if the team proposes specified actions; requiring an individualized education program team, in specified circumstances, to send a ...
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2017-05-26
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDHB279VetoAuthorizing the juvenile court to direct the provision of specified services to a specified child during a specified disposition hearing; requiring the juvenile court to direct the provision of specified services to a specified child during a permane...
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2017-05-26
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDHB324VetoProviding 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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2017-05-26
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDHB395VetoRequiring the State Department of Education to report to specified committees of the General Assembly on or before October 1, 2017, on methodologies to set child care subsidy reimbursement rates in the Child Care Subsidy Program; and requiring the re...
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2017-05-26
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDHB461VetoRequiring the State Board of Education to develop, in collaboration with specified entities and individuals, a specified middle school level social studies assessment for implementation in the 2019-2020 school year; requiring the State Board, in coll...
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2017-05-26
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDHB971VetoEstablishing the James W. Hubbard Inclusive Higher Education Grant Program to award competitive grants to institutions of higher education to develop and implement programs that provide inclusive higher education opportunities for students with intel...
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2017-05-26
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDHB1517VetoRenaming the Maryland Not-For-Profit Development Center Program and the Maryland Not-For-Profit Development Center Program Fund to be the Maryland Nonprofit Development Center Program and the Maryland Nonprofit Development Center Program Fund; establ...
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2017-05-26
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDHB1360VetoProviding that the motor vehicle excise tax and certificate of title fee may not be imposed on the issuance of a certificate of title for specified vehicles transferred without consideration if the vehicle is transferred in a specified manner to or f...
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2017-05-26
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDHB197VetoEstablishing the Remote Classroom Technology Grant Program to provide grants to public schools to purchase technology to allow students with medical conditions to participate in classrooms remotely if in-person attendance is not possible; requiring t...
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2017-05-26
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDHB1661VetoAuthorizing the Maryland Center for School Safety to make grants for specified security-related projects to schools and child care centers determined to be at risk of specified crimes or attacks; authorizing specified schools or child care centers to...
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2017-05-26
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDHB83PassAltering a subtraction modification under the Maryland income tax for specified income of specified individuals resulting from the discharge of student loan indebtedness by repealing a requirement that the discharge must be due to total and permanent...
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2017-05-25
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 685
MDHB267PassIncreasing from $3,000,000 to $6,000,000 the maximum amount that may be transferred, in the State budget or through a specified budget amendment process, to the Maryland Heritage Areas Authority Financing Fund from funds that are distributed to Progr...
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2017-05-25
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 660
MDHB456PassRequiring the State Board of Education to develop a dispute resolution process to be used by families of children with disabilities and child care providers for resolving complaints of discrimination based on a child's disability; requiring the Depar...
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2017-05-25
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 713
MDHB509PassRequiring institutions of higher education that receive State funds to provide specified information to students regarding their education loans; requiring the education loan information to be provided annually with a specified notice; providing that...
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2017-05-25
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 658
MDHB616PassSpecifying that a student's absence from school due to the student's pregnancy or parenting needs is a lawful absence; requiring each county board of education to develop a written attendance policy for pregnant and parenting students that, at a mini...
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2017-05-25
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 729
MDHB659PassEstablishing 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 protect residents; requiring the Task Force to evaluate the impact of tax sales, how...
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2017-05-25
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 615
MDHB1145PassProhibiting a public school employer from taking or refusing to take specified personnel actions as a reprisal against public school employees who disclose specified behavior; providing that specified protections under the Act apply only if specified...
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2017-05-25
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 730
MDHB1506PassRenaming the Governor's Office of Minority Affairs to be the Governor's Office of Small, Minority, and Women Business Affairs; renaming the Special Secretary for the Office of Minority Affairs to be the Special Secretary for the Office of Small, Mino...
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2017-05-25
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 633
MDHB1287PassEstablishing the Commission on the School-to-Prison Pipeline and Restorative Practices; providing that the purpose of the Commission is to study current disciplinary practices in Maryland public schools and examine national best practices for trainin...
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2017-05-25
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 762
MDHJ9EnrollExpressing 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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2017-05-25
Signed by the President and the Speaker - Joint Resolution 5
MDHB1240PassRequiring the State Department of Education, in consultation with each local school system, to review and assess specified staff allocations related to the participation of children with disabilities in the individualized education program process, t...
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2017-05-25
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 715
MDHB1469PassRequiring that the first $100 for one child and $200 for two or more children collected in child support in a month pass through to a family seeking assistance under the Family Investment Program; and prohibiting the consideration of that child suppo...
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2017-05-25
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 737
MDHB287PassAltering a specified definition for fiscal years 2017 through 2022 to determine the number of students used to calculate a specified grant for schools that participate in a specified federal program.
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2017-05-25
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 665
MDHB1VetoRequiring employers with 15 or more employees to provide employees with earned sick and safe leave that is paid at the same wage rate as the employee normally earns; requiring employers with 14 or fewer employees to provide unpaid earned sick and saf...
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2017-05-25
Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)
MDHB1433PassRepealing a requirement that a county or municipal corporation that receives an overpayment of local income tax revenue reimburse the Local Reserve Account; repealing a requirement that the Comptroller withhold the amount specified counties or munici...
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2017-05-25
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 698
MDHB270PassRequiring the Department of the Environment, in consultation with the State Department of Education, the Department of General Services, and Maryland Occupational Safety and Health, to adopt regulations, under specified circumstances, to require peri...
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2017-05-04
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 386
MDHB373PassAltering 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; altering the definition of "biotechnology company" to inc...
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2017-05-04
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 475
MDHB586PassEstablishing the Maryland Farms and Families Program in the Department of Agriculture; establishing that the purpose of the Program is to double the purchasing power of food-insecure Maryland residents with limited access to fresh fruits and vegetabl...
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2017-05-04
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 395
MDHB592PassRequiring a hearing on an appeal to a supervisor of assessments concerning the value or classification of a specified dwelling to occur no later than 120 days after the Department of Assessments and Taxation receives the appeal, unless the property o...
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2017-05-04
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 537
MDHB813PassProhibiting the State Lottery and Gaming Control Agency from allowing the establishment of any system or program that allows a person to purchase a State lottery ticket through an electronic device that connects to the Internet such as a personal com...
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2017-05-04
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 447
MDHB773PassRequiring the Power Plant Research Program to conduct a study of regulatory reforms and market incentives that may be necessary or beneficial to increase the use of energy storage devices in the State; requiring the Program to consult with specified ...
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2017-05-04
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 382
MDHB1104PassEstablishing that a specified affidavit or specified other proof may be provided as evidence of a domestic partnership to qualify for an exemption from the inheritance tax on the receipt of interest in real property held in joint tenancy that passes ...
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2017-05-04
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 503
MDHB1394PassProhibiting the supervisor or the State Department of Assessments and Taxation from automatically eliminating a reduction in the assessment of a property that was granted by a property tax assessment appeal board or the Maryland Tax Court during a su...
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2017-05-04
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 529
MDHB1513PassAuthorizing the Maryland Historic Trust Grant Fund to be used to pay for specified reasonable and necessary administrative costs, not to exceed 5% of the specified appropriation to the MHT Grant Fund; requiring the Governor, beginning in fiscal year ...
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2017-05-04
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 513
MDHB76PassRequiring the Baltimore City Board of School Commissioners, by January 1, 2018, to develop and implement a scoring system for evaluating specified public school projects and, on or before January 1, 2020, to apply the scoring system to 75% of specifi...
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2017-04-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 319
MDHB255PassRequiring a specified health care provider to provide a victim of sexual assault with written information describing the laws and policies governing the testing, preservation, and disposal of a sexual assault evidence collection kit; requiring a hosp...
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2017-04-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 159
MDHB462PassAltering the definition of "foster care recipient" for specified tuition waivers to include an individual who resided in an out-of-home placement at the time the individual graduated from high school or successfully completed a GED; and clarifying th...
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2017-04-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 321
MDHB418PassRequiring the State Department of Education to conduct a specified analysis regarding the Child Care Subsidy Program beginning in 2017 and every 2 years thereafter; requiring the Department to consult with specified entities before conducting a speci...
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2017-04-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 209
MDHB429PassEstablishing that evidence of physical resistance by a victim is not required to prove that a sexual crime was committed; establishing that a specified provision of the Act may not be construed to affect the admissibility of evidence of actual physic...
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2017-04-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 163
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