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MDSB739VetoAltering the membership of the State Board of Education to add two regular members who are certified teachers with certain experience and a parent of a student enrolled in a public school; prohibiting the two teacher members from being employed by th...
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2018-05-25
Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)
MDHB33PassAuthorizing a certain disabled person to apply for voluntary admission to a mental facility if the person submits a formal written application and either a physician and a psychologist, two physicians, or a physician and a psychiatric nurse practione...
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2018-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 760
MDSB160PassAltering, to under 16 years of age rather than 18 years, the age range for which a certain charge relating to truancy is applicable; reducing the maximum terms of imprisonment from 10 to 3 days for a first conviction and 30 to 5 days for subsequent c...
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2018-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 707
MDHB319PassAltering to under 16 years of age rather than 18 years, the age range for which a certain charge relating to truancy is applicable; reducing the maximum terms of imprisonment from 10 to 3 days for a first conviction and 30 to 5 days for subsequent co...
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2018-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 706
MDSB859PassProviding that certain State employees may be entitled to parental leave with pay; establishing a maximum of 60 days of parental leave that employees may use for the care and nurturing of a child immediately following the birth or adoption of the chi...
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2018-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 752
MDHB1216PassAuthorizing a student or a student's parent or guardian to release the student's Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery score to certain apprenticeship programs and certain employers; authorizing the State Department of Education to adopt regulat...
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2018-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 694
MDSB978PassAuthorizing a student or a student's parent or guardian to release the student's Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery score to certain apprenticeship programs and certain employers; authorizing the State Department of Education to adopt regulat...
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2018-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 695
MDSB1239PassMaking certain provisions relating to the appointment or designation of a standby guardian of the person or property of a minor under certain circumstances applicable to the appointment or designation of a standby guardian of the person or property o...
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2018-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 749
MDSB61PassRepealing 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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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 412
MDSB161PassRequiring the State Department of Education and the Maryland Department of Health to establish certain guidelines by December 1, 2018, for public schools regarding the administration of health care services to students with sickle cell disease; requi...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 385
MDSB725PassAuthorizing a school principal to make a report to a law enforcement agency if, after an investigation is completed, the principal has reason to believe that a student has engaged in conduct that constitutes a certain criminal offense; requiring cert...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 366
MDHB622PassRequiring the State Department of Education and the Maryland Department of Health to establish certain guidelines by December 1, 2018, for public schools regarding the administration of health care services to students with sickle cell disease; requi...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 386
MDSB308PassEstablishing the Fostering Employment Program to provide employment opportunities for certain foster care recipients and unaccompanied homeless youth through training leading to certain credentials; requiring the Department of Human Services, in coor...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 380
MDHB798PassRequiring certain vision screenings to be given in the year that a student enters a school system, enters the first grade, and enters the eighth or ninth grade unless evidence is presented that a student has been tested by an optometrist or ophthalmo...
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2018-04-24
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 311
MDSB522PassRequiring that certain patients be advised of the benefits and risks associated with the prescription of certain opioids and benzodiazepines under certain circumstances; and providing that a violation of the Act is grounds for disciplinary action by ...
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2018-04-24
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 216
MDHB653PassRequiring that certain patients be advised of the benefits and risks associated with the prescription of certain opioids and benzodiazepines under certain circumstances; and providing that a violation of the Act is grounds for disciplinary action by ...
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2018-04-24
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 215
MDHB1483PassAuthorizing a court to include in an order appointing a guardian of the person of a disabled person the duty to foster and preserve certain family relationships under certain circumstances.
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2018-04-24
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 287
MDSB570PassRequiring certain vision screenings to be given in certain years to certain students unless evidence is presented that the student has been tested by an optometrist or ophthalmologist within the past year; requiring the results of certain screening b...
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2018-04-24
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 312
MDHB427PassRequiring each county board of education to adopt a certain written policy to authorize a student to possess and use sunscreen on school property or at a school-sponsored activity without written permission from a health care provider; and requiring ...
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2018-04-10
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 33
MDSB1265PassRequiring the Maryland Center for School Safety to collaborate with certain persons and entities to provide a comprehensive approach to school safety; requiring the School Safety Subcabinet to develop a model policy for building assessment teams; req...
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2018-04-10
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 30
MDHB910EngrossRequiring certain county boards of education, beginning with the 2019-2020 school year, to ensure that a certain student is screened to identify if the student is at risk for reading difficulties; authorizing a county board to use a screening instrum...
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2018-04-09
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
MDHB1059IntroAuthorizing the creation of a State Debt not to exceed $200,000, the proceeds to be used as a grant to the Board of Trustees of the National Center for Children and Families, Inc. for the acquisition, planning, design, construction, repair, renovatio...
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2018-04-09
Unfavorable Report by Appropriations
MDHB1577IntroRequiring the Governor's Office for Children to fund family navigation services to support parents and other caregivers of children or youth with behavioral health needs or developmental disabilities and to address certain other priorities concerning...
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2018-04-07
Unfavorable Report by Appropriations; Withdrawn
MDHB1404IntroRepealing a requirement that certain institutions of postsecondary education provide certain information to certain students on a certain form; requiring certain institutions of postsecondary education to provide certain information, including costs ...
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2018-04-07
Unfavorable Report by Appropriations; Withdrawn
MDHB775EngrossProviding that certain State employees may be entitled to parental leave with pay; establishing a maximum of 60 days of parental leave that employees may use for the care and nurturing of a child within 1 year after the birth or adoption of the child...
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2018-04-04
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB503EngrossEstablishing the Translation Grant Program in the State Department of Education to provide grants to county boards that are experiencing a significant number of requests to translate educational materials into a student's or parent's native language;...
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2018-04-02
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDSB840IntroRequiring the State Department of Education to educate, instead of provide awareness to, coaches, school personnel, students, and the parents or guardians of students on certain matters relating to concussions and head injuries; requiring an individu...
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2018-03-29
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDSB904EngrossRequiring the State Board of Education to develop a certain model policy for public schools regarding the use of social media by educators; requiring the model policy to include certain guidelines and model forms; requiring each local school system t...
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2018-03-29
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB1613EngrossMaking 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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2018-03-28
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDSB217EngrossRequiring each county board of education to adopt a certain written policy to authorize a student to possess and use sunscreen on school property or at a school-sponsored activity without written permission from a health care provider; and requiring ...
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2018-03-22
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDSB1213IntroRequiring the county superintendent of schools or the county superintendent's designated representative, when making a decision to extend a student's suspension, to complete a certain investigation by the 10th day of a student's initial suspension; r...
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2018-03-22
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDSB1238IntroAltering the circumstances under which an equity court may grant visitation rights to a grandparent of a child; and authorizing the court to consider parental consent or, if consent is not present, to determine whether visitation rights are in the be...
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2018-03-20
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB1464IntroRequiring a school employee, in Prince George's County, to report any person to the Prince George's County Department of Social Services for neglect of a child if the person has legal custody or care and control of a child who is between the ages of ...
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2018-03-19
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
MDHB1536EngrossAltering 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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2018-03-16
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB1304IntroExtending the jurisdiction of the juvenile court to include a petition for the emancipation of a minor; establishing that a minor who is at least 16 years old may become emancipated from a parent or legal guardian under certain circumstances; authori...
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2018-03-15
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn
MDHB1293IntroAuthorizing a court to consider as actual income under the child support guidelines the actual income of a parent's spouse for purposes of determining a parent's child support obligation; and specifying that certain attorney's fees incurred in a chil...
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2018-03-15
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
MDHB1425IntroReducing the time frame during which a person may revoke consent to a certain guardianship of a child; reducing the time frame during which a person may revoke consent to a certain guardianship of a child or adoption of a child; increasing from 10 to...
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2018-03-15
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
MDSB745IntroAuthorizing the creation of a State Debt not to exceed $200,000, the proceeds to be used as a grant to the Board of Trustees of the National Center for Children and Families, Inc. for the acquisition, planning, design, construction, repair, renovatio...
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2018-03-12
To Senate Budget and Taxation Committee
MDHB1032IntroRepealing references to the terms "child custody" and "visitation" and substituting the terms "legal decision making" and "parenting time" in certain instances; requiring the court, in determining the appropriate allocation of legal decision making o...
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2018-03-12
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn
MDHB1507IntroRequiring a school employee to report any person to the local department of social services for neglect of a child if the person has legal custody or care and control of a child who is between certain ages and fails to see that the child attends scho...
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2018-03-12
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
MDHB1379IntroProhibiting a certain student from violating the Baltimore County Board of Education's bullying, harassment, and intimidation policy by performing certain actions; prohibiting a certain student from violating a certain Code of Student Conduct by figh...
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2018-03-09
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB1382IntroProhibiting a certain student from violating a county board of education's bullying, harassment, and intimidation policy by performing certain actions; prohibiting a certain student from violating a county board's student code of conduct by fighting;...
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2018-03-09
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB1327IntroEstablishing a penalty for a child's parent or guardian who, based on a determination made by a certain residency investigator, has knowingly falsified the child's domicile in Baltimore County so that the child may attend a Baltimore County public sc...
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2018-03-09
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB1335IntroProhibiting a physician, except under certain circumstances, from performing an abortion on an unmarried minor unless the physician obtains certain consent from the parent or guardian of the minor; authorizing a physician to perform an abortion on a ...
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2018-03-09
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1798IntroRequiring the parent or guardian of a certain student to submit certain information to the county board of education before the student begins a home instruction program; requiring the parent or guardian of a student in a home instruction program to ...
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2018-03-09
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB499IntroAltering a certain exception to allow for the involuntary admission of certain individuals who have experienced a drug overdose to certain facilities or a Veterans' Administration hospital; altering certain circumstances to allow a petition for an em...
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2018-03-06
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
MDHB1501IntroRequiring each hospital that provides services to a child under the age of 8 years, at the time of discharge of the child, to provide and discuss with the parent of the child or with the individual to whom the child is released certain information re...
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2018-03-06
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
MDHB1811IntroRequiring the State Department of Education to develop a certain model policy for the establishment of a threat assessment team by January 1, 2019; requiring a certain model policy to include certain policies and procedures; requiring each county boa...
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2018-03-06
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations
MDSB684IntroRepealing references to the terms "child custody" and "visitation" and substituting the terms "legal decision making" and "parenting time" in certain instances; requiring the court, in determining the appropriate allocation of legal decision making o...
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2018-03-05
Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
MDHB1311IntroRequiring each county board of education to offer an Individual Reading Improvement Plan to certain students who have a reading deficiency beginning in the 2019-2020 school year; requiring a certain Plan to meet certain requirements; requiring a Plan...
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2018-03-02
To House Ways and Means Committee
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