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PositionBillStatusSummaryAction
#1HB1199IntroducedRepealing the authority of the State Roads Commission concerning the construction and financing of a northern crossing of the Chesapeake Bay with a terminus in Kent County; prohibiting the Maryland Department of Transportation and other certain units...
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2018-03-08
#2HB1613IntroducedMaking certain provisions relating to the appointment or designation of a standby guardian of the person or property of a minor in cases of incapacity, debilitation, or death of a parent applicable to the appointment or designation of a standby guard...
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2018-03-07
#3HB1429IntroducedAltering the size of the safety zone for archery hunters in certain counties to establish that the safety zone within which archery hunting may not take place except under certain circumstances is 50 yards statewide.
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2018-03-07
#4HB1436IntroducedRequiring the Maryland Transit Administration to designate certain Purple Line transit stations by certain names; and defining the "Purple Line" as a light rail transit line that provides transit service between Bethesda in Montgomery County and New ...
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2018-03-09
#5HB1644IntroducedEstablishing an exemption from vehicle registration fees for a vehicle that is owned and personally used by a person who is serving in the armed forces or is a veteran and who relocates to and becomes a resident of the State for employment purposes.
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2018-03-08
#6SB699IntroducedRequiring that certain active members of the Employees' Pension System or the Teachers' Pension System who are subject to the Reformed Contributory Pension Benefit earn a certain rate of interest on certain former member contributions in the Alternat...
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2018-02-22
#7HB1091IntroducedEstablishing the Off-Highway Recreational Vehicle Fund in the Department of Natural Resources; providing that the Fund consists of certain money and certain revenue; requiring the Fund to be used for the acquisition, construction, and maintenance of ...
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2018-03-09
#8HB1543IntroducedRequiring a yellow or amber light or signal device on a certain tow truck that is manufactured on or after a certain date to use a light-emitting diode; and authorizing a certain tow truck to display reflective paint or markings in a certain location...
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2018-03-08
#9HB26IntroducedEstablishing the Committee on Air Quality to create an air quality sampling and monitoring protocol, on or before January 1, 2019, for the collection of air quality and public health data associated with certain large animal-feeding operations; requi...
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2018-02-07
Hearing 2/07 at 1:00 p.m. (Environment and Transportation)
#10HB1083IntroducedIncreasing to $100 the maximum cost of educational and promotional materials and articles of merchandise that a person may offer, promise, or give as valuable consideration not specified in a contract of life insurance or health insurance or in an an...
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2018-02-22
#11SB49IntroducedIncreasing from $2,400 to $4,000 the salary of the members of the Anne Arundel County Board of Elections; and providing that the Act does not apply to the salary or compensation of the incumbent members of the Anne Arundel County Board of Elections.
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2018-01-30
#12HB1426IntroducedProhibiting an Aquaculture Enterprise Zone, certain submerged land leases, a water column lease, and a demonstration lease from being located within 1,000 feet of a Yates Bar; and applying the Act.
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2018-03-07
#13SB846IntroducedAuthorizing any adult family member of a disabled real estate broker to carry on the business of the disabled broker for 6 months for certain purposes subject to certain qualifications; requiring certain family members to surrender a certain certific...
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2018-02-22
#14HB1616IntroducedAltering certain requirements for certain bids or proposals for certain procurement contracts, and certain contracts for goods and services, to be awarded by the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission having an expected degree of minority business e...
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2018-03-08
#15HB1361IntroducedAllocating certain motor fuel tax revenue to a certain account that is shared with local governments; increasing the portion of highway user revenue that is distributed to local governments; altering the allocation of the local share of highway user ...
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2018-03-09
#16HB1357IntroducedAltering the salaries of the County Commissioners of Calvert County, the Sheriff of Calvert County, and the County Treasurer of Calvert County; and providing for the application of the Act.
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2018-03-13
#17HB1344IntroducedRequiring certain insurers, nonprofit health service plans, and health maintenance organizations that provide certain benefits to provide certain coverage for a certain behavioral health assessment and certain services provided by certain comprehensi...
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2018-03-01
#18SB1038IntroducedAuthorizing a court as a condition of sentencing to prohibit a defendant convicted of certain crimes relating to cruelty against animals from owning, possessing, or residing with an animal for a certain period of time, including the life of the defen...
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2018-02-22
#19HB1468IntroducedEstablishing the Job Access and Reverse Commute Program in the Maryland Transit Administration; authorizing the Administration to make certain grants under the Program to certain providers for certain employment and commuter projects; providing for t...
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2018-03-09
#20HB1724IntroducedAltering a certain exception relating to law enforcement officers to the prohibition on carrying certain weapons on public school property; prohibiting the carrying or possession of certain firearms on the property of public institutions of higher ed...
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2018-02-19
#21SB79EngrossedRequiring the Motor Vehicle Administration, on request of the Child Support Administration, to expunge a record of a suspension for failure to pay child support under certain circumstances; prohibiting a request by the Child Support Administration to...
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2018-02-09
#22HB1617IntroducedAltering the definition of "eligible veteran" to include the Commissioned Corps of the Public Health Service and the Commissioned Corps of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration for the purpose of granting a preference in hiring and prom...
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2018-03-13
#23SB61EngrossedRepealing the requirement that the Noncustodial Parent Employment Assistance Pilot Program include documentation of a noncustodial parent's compliance status at 14 days after the effective date of a certain consent agreement; and altering certain Pro...
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2018-01-31
#24SJ9IntroducedProviding that the Resolution of the General Assembly Compensation Commission dated January 16, 2018, and transmitted to the General Assembly on January 23, 2018, be amended to close the Legislative Pension Plan to new membership on or after January ...
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2018-02-20
#25HB1265IntroducedRequiring the Motor Vehicle Administration to develop and issue special registration plates for honorably discharged veterans of a branch of the armed forces of the United States; specifying who may apply and the classes of vehicles eligible for the ...
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2018-03-08
#26HB1261IntroducedProhibiting a person from driving or attempting to drive a vehicle in the State with an out-of-state or foreign temporary or temporary transporter registration of 90 days or fewer validity that does not comply with the laws of the issuing jurisdictio...
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2018-03-08
#27HB1405IntroducedIncreasing the portion of highway user revenues that is distributed to county governments.
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2018-03-09
#28HB1651IntroducedExpanding the criteria that the Smart Growth Subcabinet must consider when designating or redesignating an area as a sustainable community to include whether the sustainable community plan addresses certain housing issues; expanding the elements that...
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2018-03-06
#29HB1371IntroducedAltering the distribution of revenue from certain recordation taxes collected by the State Department of Assessments and Taxation; requiring the Comptroller, in consultation with the Department, to hire an independent certified public accountant to p...
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2018-02-27
#30HB1422IntroducedEstablishing a 7-day Class B-BB (bed and breakfast) on-sale beer, wine, and liquor license in Caroline County; providing the qualifications that must be met for the issuance or renewal of the license; authorizing the license holder to sell alcoholic ...
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2018-02-19
#31SB197IntroducedAltering penalties for certain crimes relating to firearms; adding certain crimes relating to firearms to a certain definition of "crime of violence"; and adding certain crimes relating to firearms as predicate crimes under a certain prohibition agai...
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2018-01-30
#32HB81IntroducedAltering the definition of "mental injury" to include the observable, identifiable, and substantial impairment of a child's mental or psychological ability to function that results from the child's exposure to an act that constitutes a certain crime ...
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2018-02-19
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
#33HB1440IntroducedRequiring a person who has been authorized to give a certain course in conservation and in competency and safety in the handling of firearms to be admitted to any State park without having to pay an entrance fee.
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2018-03-07
#34HB1485IntroducedAltering, from 5 to 10 feet, the distance from certain piers, wharves, or other structures in certain counties within which the owner has exclusive use of the area for growing oysters in a certain manner; altering the manner by which oysters may be g...
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2018-03-07
#35HB1380IntroducedRequiring a certain person to submit certain information related to pedestrian, bicycle, and public transportation activity to the State Highway Administration when submitting a certain development plan or traffic impact study to the Administration o...
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2018-03-09
#36HB1547IntroducedProhibiting the Department of Natural Resources from issuing an authorization to catch crabs to a nonresident unless the state of residence of the nonresident issues a like crabbing license or authorization and makes the crabbing license or authoriza...
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2018-03-07
#37HB1332IntroducedRequiring the Maryland Transportation Authority to offer a commuter plan with unlimited crossings to certain users of the Francis Scott Key Bridge.
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2018-03-09
#38HB34IntroducedRequiring a health care practitioner who offers a screening test to a man for a sexually transmitted infection to offer a screening test for HPV to the same man at the same time; requiring health care practitioners who offer the HPV screening test to...
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2018-02-20
#39SB1121IntroducedRequiring the Secretary of General Services, the Secretary of Transportation, the Chancellor of the University System of Maryland, and the President of Morgan State University to adopt regulations to require that a business qualifies as a small busin...
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2018-02-15
#40HB752IntroducedRepealing in Harford County the wine festival license that authorizes the display and sale of wine by the holder of a retail license, Class 3 winery license, or Class 4 limited winery license during the days and hours designated for the wine festival...
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2018-02-19
#41HB1569IntroducedAuthorizing the Office of Legislative Audits to perform an audit of local governments that receive a distribution of highway user revenues; increasing, over 7 fiscal years, the portion of highway user revenues that is distributed to local governments...
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2018-03-09
Hearing 3/09 at 1:00 p.m. (Environment and Transportation)
#42HB1588IntroducedProhibiting a local legislative body from granting an amendment to change a certain zoning classification based on a certain finding if the primary reason for the proposed amendment is the existence of a certain energy generation system; applying the...
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2018-03-06
#43SB350IntroducedRequiring the Institute for Urban Research at Morgan State University to convene a task force to foster reconciliation and inclusionary justice and work toward achieving racial equity by taking certain actions; requiring the task force to include cer...
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2018-02-20
Second Reading Passed
#44HB1354IntroducedAuthorizing and empowering the County Commissioners of Calvert County, from time to time, to borrow not more than $7,158,600 to finance the construction, improvement, or development of certain public facilities in Calvert County, as herein defined, a...
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2018-03-06
#45HB1385IntroducedAuthorizing the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore to establish by ordinance a certain Tourism Improvement District; authorizing the Mayor and City Council to designate a Tourism Improvement District Association to provide certain services; requirin...
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2018-03-13
#46HB1657IntroducedRequiring the State Department of Education, the University System of Maryland, and the Maryland Higher Education Commission to develop a Maryland Reading Standards Matrix on or before March 1, 2019; requiring the matrix to reflect certain standards ...
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2018-03-02
#47HB524IntroducedRequiring the Department of Human Services to take certain actions when serving as a representative payee or fiduciary for certain federal benefits for a child in the Department's custody; requiring the Department to provide certain notice to the chi...
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2018-02-08
#48HB1167IntroducedEstablishing the Maryland Insurance Stabilization Fund and the Health Insurance Down Payment Escrow Fund; specifying the purposes of the funds; requiring, beginning on a certain date, an individual to maintain certain coverage for certain individuals...
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2018-02-22
#49SB878IntroducedEstablishing the Medicaid Buy-In Task Force; providing for the purpose, composition, chair, and staffing of the Task Force; prohibiting a member of the Task Force from receiving certain compensation, but authorizing the reimbursement of certain expen...
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2018-02-21
#50HB1469IntroducedEstablishing that certain ethics training requirements provided by the State Ethics Commission apply to a member of a board of license commissioners or a liquor control board; and altering the financial disclosure requirements for certain members of ...
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2018-03-01
Hearing 3/01 at 1:00 p.m. (Environment and Transportation)
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