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#1SB611PassedEstablishing the Healthy School Facility Fund to provide grants to public primary and secondary schools in the State to improve the health of school facilities; requiring the Interagency Committee on School Construction to establish award procedures ...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 561
#2SB948IntroducedAltering 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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2018-03-14
Unfavorable Report by Finance; Withdrawn
#3HB1350PassedAltering the definition of the construction practice term "Coast Smart" to include highway facilities; requiring the Coast Smart Council in conjunction with the Department of Natural Resources and the Department of Transportation, to establish Coast ...
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2018-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 628
#4HB7PassedAllowing an individual to claim a credit against the State income tax for certain qualified expenses if the individual harvests an antlerless deer and donates the deer meat to a venison donation program administered by a federally tax-exempt organiza...
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2018-04-24
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 172
#5HB1351PassedAuthorizing a landowner to use a portion of the land subject to an easement to hold certain special occasion events for commercial purposes under certain circumstances; specifying that a certain approval granted by the Maryland Agricultural Land Pres...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 492
#6HB252PassedAuthorizing a local jurisdiction to adopt the definition of agritourism by local ordinance, resolution, law, or rule; providing for the application of the Act to charter counties; and defining "agritourism" as an activity conducted on a farm that is ...
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2018-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 672
#7HB346IntroducedClassifying the offense of human trafficking as a crime of violence under a certain provision of law.
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2018-02-06
#8HB1310PassedProhibiting a carrier from imposing a limit on the number of behavioral health providers at a health care facility that may be credentialed to participate on a provider panel.
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2018-04-24
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 247
#9HB904EngrossedAltering a certain exception relating to law enforcement officers to the prohibition on carrying certain weapons on public school property; requiring a public institution of higher education to post certain signs in prominent locations on the propert...
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2018-04-05
#10SB1267PassedRequiring the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange to establish a State Reinsurance Program to provide reinsurance to carriers that offer individual health benefit plans in the State, and that is consistent with certain laws; requiring that the Program b...
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2018-04-05
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 7
#11HB302PassedAltering the method by which an individual or a corporation may claim a credit against the State income tax for certain expenses related to certain wineries and vineyards in the State; extending for 3 years to June 30, 2021, a certain termination pro...
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2018-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 613
#12HB532PassedProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to authorize the General Assembly to allow a qualified individual to register and vote at a precinct polling place on Election Day; and submitting the amendment to the qualified voters of the State ...
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2018-05-26
Assigned a chapter number, enactment subject to constitutional referendum - Chapter 855
#13HB803IntroducedProhibiting a business that winterizes boats from shrink wrapping a boat until all winterization procedures that require an employee to be inside the boat are complete.
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2018-02-21
#14HB1574EngrossedRequiring the Maryland Health Care Commission to establish a Health Record and Payment Integration Program Advisory Committee to study the feasibility of creating a health record and payment integration program, approaches for accelerating the adjudi...
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2018-04-05
#15SB1210IntroducedEstablishing that it is the duty of the governing body of every county and municipal corporation in the State to have arrested and delivered up to the executive authority of any federal agency any person for whom there is a valid judicial, civil, or ...
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2018-02-26
#16SB429PassedExpanding eligibility for a credit authorized against the county or municipal corporation property tax for certain veterans to include a surviving spouse, who has not remarried, of certain veterans; and applying the Act to all taxable years beginning...
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2018-04-24
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 310
#17SB864PassedRequiring a health care provider to disclose certain medical and legal records without the authorization of an individual to a public defender who states in writing that the Office of the Public Defender represents the individual; requiring that only...
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2018-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 682
#18SB185PassedMaking the proposed appropriations contained in the State Budget for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2019, in accordance with Article III, Section 52 of the Maryland Constitution; etc.
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2018-05-08
Assigned a chapter number - Chapter 570
#19SB732IntroducedEstablishing certain criteria for qualified offshore wind projects applied for on or after January 1, 2020; altering and extending the minimum required percentage of energy that must be derived from Tier 1 renewable sources in the State's renewable e...
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2018-03-06
#20HB1461IntroducedProviding that an official of State government or a local government is immune from criminal and civil liability for refusing to provide information to the federal government or another state that will be used for certain purposes; stating it is the ...
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2018-03-13
#21HB1576IntroducedRequiring the head of a State governmental unit to vacate the position before becoming a candidate for a public office; prohibiting the head of a State governmental unit from engaging in certain campaign finance activities or being a candidate for pu...
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2018-03-06
#22SB1225IntroducedImposing the Anne Arundel County hotel occupancy tax on certain consideration paid for the use or occupancy of a short-term residential rental in the county; providing for the administration and collection of the Anne Arundel County hotel occupancy t...
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2018-03-01
#23SB944PassedProhibiting a person or an agent, a representative, or a designee of the State or a local government from requiring, coercing, or compelling an individual to undergo a certain implanting of a certain identification device; authorizing an individual w...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 453
#24SB294IntroducedLimiting to two the number of consecutive terms as either a Senator or a Delegate to which a person may be elected; specifying how service for a certain partial term shall be considered for purposes of the term limit; submitting the amendment to the ...
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2018-03-01
#25HB677PassedRequiring a custodian to deny inspection of a distribution list and a request to be added to a distribution list that identifies a physical address, an e-mail address, or a telephone number of an individual that is used by a governmental entity or an...
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2018-04-10
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 39
#26HB797PassedRequiring the Patuxent Institution and each local correctional facility and each correctional facility in the Division of Correction to have a written policy and procedure in place requiring that menstrual hygiene products be provided at no cost to a...
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2018-04-24
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 254
#27SB484IntroducedRepealing a certain requirement that a certain defendant pay a certain fee to a certain private home detention monitoring agency; and providing that a defendant who is subject to pretrial release may not be required to pay for certain services provid...
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2018-03-15
Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
#28SB826PassedProhibiting an agent, a landlord, or an operator from making false representations or statements to tenants in violation of certain laws in Baltimore City; prohibiting certain individuals from making false representations or statements in connection ...
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2018-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 638
#29HB1142EngrossedProviding that the failure of law enforcement to notify a certain individual that the individual is being recorded shall not affect the admissibility of a certain recording.
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2018-04-09
Third Reading Passed with Amendments (42-2)
#30HB1537IntroducedEstablishing the Commission to Study Non-Emergency Medical Transportation Funding; providing for the composition, cochairs, and staffing of the Commission; prohibiting a member of the Commission from receiving certain compensation, but authorizing th...
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2018-03-17
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
#31HB454VetoedRequiring a court to provide the Secretary of Health with identifying information regarding an individual who has been convicted under certain provisions of law of the murder, attempted murder, or manslaughter of a child; requiring the Department of ...
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2018-05-25
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
#32HB1087PassedProviding that the owner or operator of a micro market is not required to have a person in charge present during the hours of operation under certain circumstances; establishing the requirements for certain food sold at a micro market; requiring the ...
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2018-04-24
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 338
#33SB1186IntroducedRequiring a health care provider to provide an individual or an individual's parent or guardian with certain information in writing on the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine and to obtain written consent before administering an HPV vaccine; providing...
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2018-02-21
#34HB1283PassedAltering, from a 6-month to a 12-month period, the length for which a certain insurer, nonprofit health service plan, and health maintenance organization is required to provide coverage for a single dispensing of a supply of prescription contraceptiv...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 450
#35SB530EngrossedRequiring each administrator of a hospital to make a certain patient bill of rights easily accessible to all patients and visitors; requiring each administrator of a hospital to offer to patients a certain patient's bill of rights; requiring each adm...
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2018-03-27
#36HB1819PassedEstablishing the Cyber Warrior Diversity Program at Baltimore City Community College, Bowie State University, Coppin State University, Morgan State University, and the University of Maryland Eastern Shore to train students in computer networking and ...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 566
#37HB230PassedAltering the circumstances under which the State may withdraw from the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative by requiring the General Assembly to enact a law approving the withdrawal.
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2018-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 768
#38SB276PassedRepealing certain provisions of law authorizing the removal and impoundment of certain unlicensed junk motor vehicles and parts in Carroll County under certain circumstances; and repealing a certain prohibition and fine.
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2018-04-24
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 263
#39SB833IntroducedEstablishing the intent of the General Assembly that the Comptroller suspend audits of caterers until the Office of the comptroller completes its review of the interpretation of Maryland tax rules and the taxation of catering companies.
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2018-04-09
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
#40HB1159PassedRequiring the Secretary of Health to publish an annual report on the suicides of veterans and members currently serving in the armed services of the United States; limiting the information in the report to the age, sex, race or ethnicity, nature of s...
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2018-04-24
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 154
#41SB229IntroducedAuthorizing Baltimore County to use certain local Program Open Space funds to acquire and develop land for educational purposes.
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2018-02-05
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs; Withdrawn
#42SB445PassedRequiring drivers approaching from the rear certain vehicles that are stopped, standing, or parked on a highway and using certain visual signals to make a lane change to an available lane not immediately adjacent to the stopped, standing, or parked v...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 545
#43HB1291IntroducedAuthorizing the creation of a State Debt not to exceed $100,000, the proceeds to be used as a grant to the Board of Directors of Artpreneurs, Inc. for the acquisition, planning, design, construction, repair, renovation, reconstruction, site improveme...
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2018-04-09
Unfavorable Report by Appropriations
#44HB64PassedRequiring an appraisal management company to pay the appraiser for each appraisal or valuation assignment, except under certain circumstances; decreasing from 60 to 45 the number of days after the completion of each certain appraisal or valuation ass...
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2018-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 759
#45SB282EngrossedAltering the definition of "Tier 1 renewable source" to exclude waste-to-energy; extending the eligibility of certain Tier 2 renewable sources for purposes of the renewable energy portfolio standard in certain years; altering the compliance fee for a...
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2018-04-06
#46HB991IntroducedProhibiting a person from possessing a certain detachable magazine that has a capacity of more than 10 rounds of ammunition; prohibiting a person from possessing a regulated firearm if the person was previously convicted of a certain crime involving ...
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2018-03-12
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn
#47HB1603EngrossedRequiring the Justice Reinvestment Oversight Board to study and make recommendations on policy and practice changes and capital expenditures necessary to achieve standardization of data collection on race and ethnicity in the State; requiring the Boa...
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2018-04-03
#48HB76PassedRequiring that certain actions of the Baltimore County Board of Education be taken at a public meeting; requiring that any action of the county board be recorded by a voice vote or a roll call vote of certain members of the county board; requiring th...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 368
#49HB431PassedEstablishing the Fostering Employment Program to provide employment opportunities for foster care recipients and unaccompanied homeless youth; requiring the Department of Human Services, in coordination with the Department of Labor, Licensing, and Re...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 379
#50SB422IntroducedIncreasing to $100,000 for individuals and $150,000 for married couples filing jointly the maximum income limits on eligibility for a certain credit allowed against the State income tax for certain child and dependent care expenses; altering certain ...
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2018-02-14
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