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MDSB323PassEstablishing the Maryland Arts Capital Grant Program to provide grants for the acquisition of, the expansion of, the renovation of, or major repairs to a facility or other infrastructure operated by a certain organization; requiring the Governor, for...
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2021-05-30
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 395
MDHB310PassEstablishing the Maryland Arts Capital Grant Program to provide grants for the acquisition of, the expansion of, the renovation of, or major repairs to a facility or other infrastructure operated by a certain organization; requiring the Governor, for...
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2021-05-30
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 394
MDHB73PassEstablishing the Office of Telework Assistance in the Department of Commerce to establish best practices for telework policies; establishing the Business Telework Assistance Grant Program to assist businesses in implementing telework policies; requir...
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2021-05-30
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 696
MDSB551PassRequiring certain public school facilities projects to comply with a certain memorandum of understanding; prohibiting the Interagency Commission on School Construction from the unreasonable delay of certain approval under certain circumstances; addin...
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2021-05-30
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 698
MDHB829PassEstablishing a Capital Access Program in the Department of Commerce for the purpose of stimulating opportunities for small businesses that may have difficulty in obtaining business financing to have access to credit by establishing a loan loss reserv...
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2021-05-30
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 704
MDHB1086PassRequiring a unit of State government that administers a tax credit authorized after July 1, 2021, to report to the Senate Budget and Taxation Committee and the House Committee on Ways and Means on measures that the unit has taken to implement the cre...
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2021-05-30
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 575
MDSB732PassEstablishing the Maryland Innovation Initiative University Partnership Pilot Program within the Maryland Technology Development Corporation to expand opportunities for technology validation, entrepreneurial development, and industry engagement at eli...
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2021-05-30
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 697
MDHB1211PassEstablishing the Pre-Seed Builder Fund in the Maryland Technology Development Corporation as a special, nonlapsing fund to support the development of start-up companies run by entrepreneurs from socially or economically disadvantaged backgrounds that...
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2021-05-30
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 415
MDSB824PassAuthorizing a county or municipal corporation to adopt certain policies to advance progress of infrastructure, equipment, and systems needed to extend certain broadband access to underserved areas; requiring the Department of Transportation and units...
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2021-05-30
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 633
MDSB199VetoEstablishing the Purple Line Construction Zone Grant Program to provide funds to qualified small businesses to assist in offsetting business revenue lost due to the construction of the Purple Line light rail project; requiring in each of fiscal years...
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2021-05-28
Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)
MDHB278VetoAltering the definition of "qualified position" for purposes of eligibility under the job creation tax credit program; altering the definition of "revitalization area" to include a certain Tier I county for purposes of the program; applying the Act t...
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2021-05-28
Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)
MDHB419VetoAltering references to the term "clean energy" to be "advanced clean energy" for purposes of certain provisions of law concerning the Maryland Clean Energy Center and the Maryland Energy Innovation Institute; altering certain findings of the General ...
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2021-05-28
Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)
MDHB97VetoEstablishing the Office of Statewide Broadband in the Department of Housing and Community Development to ensure that every resident of the State is supported by high-quality broadband Internet service at an affordable price and has the tools necessar...
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2021-05-28
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDSB460VetoAltering references to the term "clean energy" to be "advanced clean energy" for purposes of certain provisions of law concerning the Maryland Clean Energy Center and the Maryland Energy Innovation Institute; altering certain findings of the General ...
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2021-05-28
Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)
MDSB256PassAltering the definitions of "artistic work" and "arts and entertainment enterprise" for purposes of provisions of law governing the State arts and entertainment district program; altering the eligibility for certain persons to claim certain tax incen...
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2021-05-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 250
MDSB186PassExpanding eligibility under the job creation tax credit program administered by the Department of Commerce to include certain small businesses that hire at least one qualified veteran employee; providing for the calculation of the credit for qualifie...
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2021-05-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 191
MDSB51PassAuthorizing the Tri-County Council for Southern Maryland to act as a property manager of the Southern Maryland Regional Agricultural Center.
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2021-05-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 276
MDSB80PassAltering the title of the Executive Director of the Maryland Technology Development Corporation to be the Chief Executive Officer of the Corporation; increasing the membership of the Board of the Maryland Technology Development Corporation from 15 to...
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2021-05-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 196
MDHB6PassAltering the title of the Executive Director of the Maryland Technology Development Corporation to be the Chief Executive Officer of the Corporation; increasing the membership of the Board of the Maryland Technology Development Corporation from 15 to...
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2021-05-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 195
MDSB459PassEstablishing the Comprehensive Technical Assistance Program in the Maryland Technology Development Corporation to provide comprehensive technical assistance to any business that qualifies for financial assistance under the Act or any other program in...
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2021-05-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 235
MDHB589PassAltering the source of funding for certain required appropriations; altering the area in which certain raffle proceeds are required to be used; expanding the authorized uses of certain funds; establishing the Maternal and Child Health Population Heal...
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2021-05-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 150
MDHB654PassAltering the definitions of "small business innovation research grant" and "small business technology transfer grant" for purposes of the Maryland Small Business Innovation Research and Technology Transfer Incentive Program; requiring the Program to ...
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2021-05-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 205
MDHB639PassAuthorizing the Tri-County Council for Southern Maryland to act as a property manager of the Southern Maryland Regional Agricultural Center owned by and located within St. Mary's County.
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2021-05-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 275
MDSB639PassEstablishing the Inclusion Fund in the Maryland Technology Development Corporation as a special, nonlapsing fund to provide capital investment in certain technology-based businesses; requiring the Corporation to administer the Fund; requiring the Sta...
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2021-05-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 180
MDSB609PassRequiring the Maryland Industrial Development Financing Authority to work to increase the utilization of certain programs and funds to assist minority and women-owned businesses and consider incentives to encourage the use of certain credit insurance...
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2021-05-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 190
MDSB778PassExpanding the purposes of the Regional Institution Strategic Enterprise Zone Program; establishing the Regional Institution Strategic Enterprise Zone Fund in the Department of Commerce to finance certain rental assistance to business entities located...
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2021-05-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 207
MDHB987PassEstablishing the Comprehensive Technical Assistance Program in the Maryland Technology Development Corporation to provide comprehensive technical assistance to any business that qualifies for certain financial assistance; requiring the Program to inc...
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2021-05-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 236
MDHB1279PassExpanding the purposes of the Regional Institution Strategic Enterprise Zone Program; establishing the Regional Institution Strategic Enterprise Zone Fund in the Department of Commerce to finance the provision of rental assistance to business entitie...
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2021-05-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 206
MDSB926PassAuthorizing the Maryland Stadium Authority to review and make recommendations on the Hagerstown Multi-Use Sports and Events Facility; authorizing the Authority to acquire a site or an interest in a site for the Facility; requiring the Governor to inc...
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2021-05-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 353
MDSB66PassEstablishing the Office of Statewide Broadband in the Department of Housing and Community Development to ensure that every resident of the State is supported by high-quality, affordable broadband Internet service and has the tools necessary to take a...
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2021-04-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 74
MDSB160PassAltering the Cybersecurity Investment Incentive Tax Credit program in the Department of Commerce to be the Innovation Investment Incentive Tax Credit program; providing that the purpose of the program is to foster the growth of Maryland's technology ...
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2021-04-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 113
MDHB853PassExpanding the eligible uses of the Small, Minority, and Women-Owned Businesses Account to include the provision of certain grants and the conversion of certain loan amounts into grants in areas declared to be federal disaster areas or subject to a fe...
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2021-04-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 116
MDSB783PassEstablishing the West North Avenue Development Authority in Baltimore City to support the development and approval of a comprehensive neighborhood revitalization plan in the target area and the buffer zone; requiring membership of the Authority to in...
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2021-04-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 81
MDHB1293PassEstablishing the West North Avenue Development Authority in Baltimore City to support the development and approval of a comprehensive neighborhood revitalization plan in the target area and the buffer zone; requiring the membership of the Authority t...
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2021-04-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 80
MDSB877PassCorrecting certain errors or omissions in certain articles of the Annotated Code; clarifying language; correcting certain obsolete references; reorganizing certain sections of the Annotate Code; providing that the Act is not intended to affect any la...
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2021-04-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 109
MDHB1342PassExpanding the purpose of the Partnership for Workforce Quality Program and the eligible uses of the grant under the Program to include training for new employees.
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2021-04-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 115
MDSB376Engross

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Requiring the Governor to include in the annual budget bill an appropriation of $250,000 for fiscal year 2023 for the Maryland Nonprofit Development Center Program Fund within the Department of Commerce to be used for loans made under the Nonprofit, ...
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2021-04-12
Favorable Report by Appropriations
MDSB902Engross

Sine Die
Establishing the Cyber Workforce Program in the Partnership for Workforce Quality Program; providing for the purpose of the Cyber Program; requiring the Secretary of Commerce to direct the Cyber Program; requiring the Secretary to establish certain c...
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2021-04-10
To House Economic Matters Committee
MDSB577Engross

Sine Die
Establishing the Makerspace Initiative Pilot Program in the Maryland Technology Development Corporation to encourage the establishment and expansion of makerspaces throughout the State; authorizing the Corporation to award certain financial assistanc...
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2021-04-06
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDHB43Intro

Sine Die
Altering the uses of the Rural Broadband Assistance Fund; establishing the Office of Broadband in the Department of Information Technology to assist local jurisdictions in improving access to high-speed internet; requiring the Office to coordinate w...
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2021-03-31
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
MDSB740Engross

Sine Die
Establishing the Maryland COVID-19 Small Business Grant Program in the Department of Commerce to provide funding to counties for emergency relief during calendar years 2021 and 2022 for small businesses that have experienced at least a 25% reduction ...
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2021-03-30
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDHB892Engross

Sine Die
Establishing the Maryland Technology Infrastructure Pilot Program in the Maryland Technology Development Corporation to support and incentivize advanced industry infrastructure and resources that build on the existing strengths of the Western Marylan...
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2021-03-22
To Senate Finance Committee
MDSB803Engross

Sine Die
Establishing the Western Maryland Economic Future Investment Board; establishing the Western Maryland Economic Future Investment Fund as a special, nonlapsing fund to provide grant funding to capital infrastructure projects and business development p...
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2021-03-22
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB740Intro

Sine Die
Requiring or authorizing, under certain circumstances, the Maryland Stadium Authority to contract for, manage, and oversee certain public school facility projects; authorizing the Prince George's County government and Board of Education to enter into...
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2021-03-01
Withdrawn by Sponsor
MDHB1162Intro

Sine Die
Authorizing the Maryland Stadium Authority to review certain matters and make certain recommendations relating to the Hagerstown Multi-Use Sports and Events Facility; authorizing the Authority to acquire by certain means a Hagerstown Multi-Use Sports...
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2021-03-01
Withdrawn by Sponsor
MDSB722Intro

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Establishing the Department of Small Business, Entrepreneurship, and Innovation to assist units of State government in identifying and evaluating qualified minority business enterprises to help achieve the objective for greater use of minority busine...
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2021-02-23
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB772Intro

Sine Die
Establishing the Maryland COVID-19 Emergency Loan Program in the Department of Commerce to provide working capital to assist Maryland for-profit small businesses, the operators of which have been disrupted due to COVID-19, and offer interim relief co...
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2021-02-19
To Senate Budget and Taxation Committee
MDSB496PassProviding certain financing during fiscal years 2021 and 2022 for the purpose of relieving the adverse effects of the coronavirus pandemic; allowing, for certain taxable years, a subtraction under the Maryland income tax for certain unemployment insu...
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2021-02-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 39
MDSB709Intro

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Establishing the Maryland Technology Infrastructure Pilot Program in the Maryland Technology Development Corporation to support and incentivize advanced industry infrastructure and resources that build on the existing strengths of the Western Marylan...
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2021-02-10
To Senate Finance Committee
MDSB802Intro

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Establishing the Maryland Innovation Initiative University Expansion Pilot Program within the Maryland Technology Development Corporation to expand opportunities for technology validation, entrepreneurial development, and industry engagement at Frost...
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2021-02-10
To Senate Finance Committee
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