Maryland Delegate Stephanie Smith [D]

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MDHB697EngrossRepealing a certain provision of law applying certain provisions of the federal Affordable Care Act to certain health insurance coverage issued or delivered in the State by certain insurers, nonprofit health service plans, or health maintenance organ...
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2019-03-25
Favorable Report by Finance
MDHB768IntroEstablishing the Prescription Drug Affordability Board as an instrumentality of the State the purpose of which is to protect State residents and certain stakeholders within the health care system from the high costs of prescription drug products; req...
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2019-03-25
Favorable with Amendments Report by Health and Government Operations
MDHB251EngrossAuthorizing the Department of Aging to make grants to certain nonprofit organizations and area agencies on aging to expand and establish certain aging-in-place programs for seniors; requiring the Department to publicize the availability of the grants...
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2019-03-25
Favorable Report by Finance
MDHB893IntroRequiring the Governor annually to proclaim the first Monday in August as Caribbean Day in Maryland; and requiring the proclamation to urge educational and cultural organizations to observe Caribbean Day in Maryland properly with appropriate programs...
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2019-03-25
Favorable with Amendments Report by Health and Government Operations
MDHB397EngrossRequiring the Emergency Number Systems Board to establish certain minimum standards for records retention guidelines for 9-1-1 audio, video, text messages, and data; requiring the Board to establish minimum standards for certain 9-1-1 systems that en...
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2019-03-25
Favorable Report by Finance
MDHJ9IntroDesignating June 28 as Freedom of the Press Day in Maryland to memorialize the lives lost on June 28, 2018, at the Capital Gazette offices.
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2019-03-25
Favorable with Amendments Report by House Rules and Executive Nominations
MDHB355EngrossRepealing the requirement that certain county boards of education develop and maintain a funding accountability website; requiring that each county board report annually certain financial information to the Department of Budget and Management beginni...
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2019-03-22
[Hearing: Mar 28 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB262IntroAltering the circumstances under which certain individuals are exempt from paying the out-of-state tuition rate at public institutions of higher education; altering the circumstances under which certain individuals are eligible to pay the resident tu...
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2019-03-22
Second Reading Passed
MDHB1080EngrossLimiting the application of the time frame for nonrenewal or termination of a beer franchise agreement to a large franchisor; specifying a certain time frame within which a small franchisor is required to notify a franchisee of an intention to termin...
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2019-03-22
Second Reading Passed
MDHB286EngrossProviding an exception to the voter registration deadline to allow an individual to appear, on election day, at a precinct polling place in the individual's county of residence and apply to register to vote; requiring an applicant for voter registrat...
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2019-03-22
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
MDHB130EngrossRequiring the Maryland Transit Administration and the Baltimore City Department of Transportation to study and analyze dedicated bus lane enforcement mechanisms in use by peer transit agencies and develop a certain enforcement plan; requiring the stu...
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2019-03-21
[Hearing: Mar 28 @ 12:00 pm]
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB305IntroEstablishing the Maryland Food for Maryland Institutions Task Force to investigate and study ways to increase the procurement of locally grown foods in State contracts and to promote participation by Maryland farmers in the process; providing for the...
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2019-03-21
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
MDHB517EngrossIncreasing the maximum fine for a certain motor vehicle violation related to the right-of-way for pedestrians in crosswalks from $500 to $1,000.
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2019-03-21
[Hearing: Mar 28 @ 12:00 pm]
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB1229EngrossEstablishing the Restorative Schools Fund as a special, nonlapsing fund; specifying the purpose of the Fund; requiring the State Department of Education to administer the Fund; requiring the State Treasurer to hold the Fund and the Comptroller to acc...
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2019-03-21
[Hearing: Mar 27 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB725EngrossRequiring a school principal to implement restorative approaches, rehabilitative, special education, or other supportive service interventions before suspending or expelling a student; authorizing a principal to suspend or expel a student before impl...
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2019-03-21
[Hearing: Mar 27 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB1208EngrossEstablishing the Board of Restorative Practices in Schools; providing for the composition, chair, and staffing of the Board; providing that the term of a selected member is 4 years; providing for the staggering of the terms of selected members; requi...
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2019-03-21
[Hearing: Mar 27 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB1074EngrossAltering the categories of individuals who are authorized to be employed or contracted to provide education services for a 10-month or 2-month period with a salary commensurate with the period of employment; extending the date for the State Departmen...
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2019-03-21
[Hearing: Mar 27 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB1010EngrossAuthorizing the holder of a Class 5 brewery to brew and bottle malt beverages at a location listed on an individual storage permit; requiring a local licensing board to grant an on-site consumption permit under certain circumstances; authorizing a ho...
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2019-03-20
To Senate Rules Committee
MDHB810EngrossIncreasing the maximum income limits on eligibility for a certain credit against the State income tax for certain child and dependent care expenses; altering the phase-out of the tax credit; making the credit refundable, subject to certain income lim...
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2019-03-20
[Hearing: Mar 27 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Budget and Taxation Committee
MDHB277EngrossAuthorizing the Governor to include the State as a full participant in a certain initiative, agreement, or compact that limits or reduces greenhouse gas emissions from the transportation sector; authorizing the Governor to impose a greenhouse gas emi...
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2019-03-20
To Senate Rules Committee
MDHB809EngrossDefining "telephone answering service" for the purpose of establishing that the service is taxable under the sales and use tax only if the service consists exclusively of answering a telephone in a certain manner and transmitting messages to the cust...
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2019-03-20
[Hearing: Mar 27 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Budget and Taxation Committee
MDHB885EngrossEstablishing Vision Zero; providing the purpose of the program is for planning and developing a State highway system that has zero vehicle-related deaths or serious injuries; requiring the Department of Transportation to designate a coordinator to ov...
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2019-03-20
[Hearing: Mar 27 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB166EnrollSpecifying the State minimum wage rate that is in effect for certain time periods and for certain employers except under certain circumstances; authorizing the Board of Public Works to temporarily suspend an increase to the minimum wage rate if the s...
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2019-03-20
Passed Enrolled
MDHB1404EngrossRequiring the Governor to appropriate $1,600,000 to the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra in each of fiscal years 2020 and 2021; establishing the Workgroup on the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra; requiring the Workgroup to examine structural efficiencies of ...
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2019-03-20
[Hearing: Mar 28 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Budget and Taxation Committee
MDHB1116EngrossEstablishing the intent of the General Assembly to promote gender diversity in corporate management and boardrooms; requiring a certain entity applying to the Comptroller to qualify as an organization to which a sale is exempt from certain taxes to i...
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2019-03-20
[Hearing: Mar 27 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Budget and Taxation Committee
MDHB965EngrossAuthorizing the Baltimore City Board of License Commissioners to immediately suspend an alcoholic beverages license if it has reasonable cause to believe that the license holder has failed to take reasonable measures to prevent an act of violence tha...
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2019-03-19
[Hearing: Mar 28 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB307EngrossEstablishing a Maryland Lynching Truth and Reconciliation Commission; authorizing the staff member provided by the Office of the Attorney General to issue certain subpoenas; requiring the Commission to hold certain public meetings in each county wher...
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2019-03-19
[Hearing: Mar 26 @ 12:00 pm]
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB502EngrossRequiring the Office of Recycling within the Department of the Environment to provide to local communities certain encouragement, information, and examples relating to certain programs that divert mattresses and box springs from disposal in landfills...
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2019-03-19
[Hearing: Mar 26 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB356EngrossRequiring certain nonpublic schools to submit certain information on the occupancy of facilities, accreditation, curricula, and courses of study to the State Department of Education on or before September 1 each year; requiring the submission of cert...
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2019-03-19
[Hearing: Mar 27 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB960EngrossProhibiting a local licensing board from transferring a license to another person if the transferor has pending criminal charges or disciplinary matters before the local licensing board that arise out of an incident or a circumstance involving the li...
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2019-03-19
[Hearing: Mar 28 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB959EngrossAuthorizing the Board of License Commissioners for Baltimore City, when determining whether a license should be renewed and, if so, whether any conditions should be attached, to consider the performance of a license holder for the 4 years immediately...
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2019-03-19
[Hearing: Mar 28 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB482EngrossAllowing a credit against the State income tax for a certain amount of donations to certain qualified permanent endowment funds at Bowie State University, Coppin State University, Morgan State University, or University of Maryland Eastern Shore; requ...
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2019-03-19
To Senate Budget and Taxation Committee
MDHB747EngrossRequiring the Department of Information Technology to take certain actions to include links to the online voter registration system on the websites of State agencies; requiring links to the online voter registration system on State agency websites to...
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2019-03-19
[Hearing: Mar 28 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB1242EngrossRequiring each county board of education to coordinate with the Vision for Maryland Program to ensure that certain students are able to receive eye examinations and, if necessary, eyeglasses; requiring each county board or county health department to...
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2019-03-18
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB520EngrossRequiring the Governor to include $100,000 in the annual budget beginning in fiscal year 2021 for the Maryland Prenatal and Infant Care Coordination Services Grant Program Fund; establishing the Task Force on Maryland Maternal and Child Health; requi...
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2019-03-18
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB1001EngrossExpanding the entities required to submit a certain report relating to restrictive housing; prohibiting a certain correctional unit from placing a minor in certain restrictive housing unless a certain managing official makes a certain finding; requir...
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2019-03-18
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB994EngrossProhibiting certain employers from requiring an applicant for employment to disclose certain information regarding the criminal record of the applicant except under certain circumstances, conducting a certain criminal history records check, or taking...
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2019-03-18
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB1273EngrossRequiring each county board of education, public institution of higher education, and hospital to establish a policy on or before July 1, 2020 that limits immigration enforcement on the premises to the fullest extent possible consistent with federal ...
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2019-03-18
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB256EngrossEstablishing the Trauma-Informed Schools Initiative in the State Department of Education to expand the use of the trauma-informed approach used in schools and intensively train schools on becoming trauma-informed schools; requiring the Department, in...
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2019-03-18
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB1243EngrossRequiring that motor scooter sharing companies include on each motor scooter a tactile phone number through which an individual who is blind or visually impaired may contact the company; and requiring that motor scooter sharing companies provide indi...
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2019-03-18
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB814EngrossEstablishing the Maryland Health Insurance Option and the purpose of the Option; requiring certain individuals who are under a certain age to maintain certain minimum essential coverage for the individual and certain household members; requiring a ce...
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2019-03-18
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB786EngrossProviding that a person who is not a certain licensee may not complete the transfer of a certain rifle or shotgun as transferor or transferee, except under certain circumstances; requiring, before a certain transfer is conducted, the transferor and t...
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2019-03-18
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB527EngrossAltering the definition of "cottage food product" to include nonhazardous food, as specified in regulations adopted by the Maryland Department of Health, that is sold in the State in accordance with certain provisions of law and regulations adopted b...
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2019-03-18
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB516EngrossRequiring the Office of Legislative Audits to conduct an audit of the Baltimore Police Department to evaluate the effectiveness and efficiency of the financial management practices of the Department beginning July 1, 2020, and at least once every 6 y...
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2019-03-18
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB440EngrossRepealing the limit on the number of Pathways in Technology Early College High (P-TECH) Planning Grants that may be awarded to a local school system in each year; removing the prohibition against new P-TECH Planning Grants being awarded to establish ...
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2019-03-18
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB1366IntroRequiring the Governor to include a certain amount in the State budget to the Maryland Association of Environmental and Outdoor Education for fiscal years 2021 through 2025 to increase the number of green schools in the State; specifying the purposes...
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2019-03-16
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB1411IntroRequiring the Governor to include in the annual State budget for each fiscal year an appropriation of $250,000 for the CASH Campaign of Maryland to provide outreach, education, and free tax preparation services to promote the financial capability of ...
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2019-03-16
[Hearing: Mar 26 @ 1:00 pm]
To House Appropriations Committee
MDHB1275IntroRequiring an administrative law judge to complete a training course on special education law before conducting a mediation session or due process hearing related to special education on or after August 1, 2020; establishing certain criteria for a cer...
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2019-03-15
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn
MDHB161EngrossRequiring Baltimore City to withhold from tax sale certain places of worship if the taxes on the property consist only of a lien for unpaid charges for water and sewer service; repealing the authority of the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore City t...
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2019-03-15
To Senate Budget and Taxation Committee
MDHB528EngrossRequiring the Police Commissioner of Baltimore City, following each decennial census of the United States, to prepare a plan for the adjustment of the geographic boundaries and composition of each Baltimore City police district and the reallocation o...
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2019-03-15
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
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