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MDHB56PassEstablishing the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Reconstruction Advisory Group for the purpose of providing the Maryland Transportation Authority with an independent, citizen-informed perspective on the Authority's operations at the Chesapeake Bay Bridge; requ...
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2020-05-08
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 611
MDSB131PassIncreasing the maximum civil penalty applicable to a violation for affixing a commercial sign to a State highway sign, signal, or marker in the State highway right-of-way to $100 per commercial sign affixed; and clarifying certain language establishi...
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2020-05-08
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 534
MDHB194PassRequiring a person that obtains a highway work permit from the State Highway Administration to maintain a safe alternative pedestrian path at work sites that are within 1 mile of Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority rail or bus rapid transi...
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2020-05-08
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 102
MDSB285PassRequiring a person that obtains a highway work permit from the State Highway Administration to maintain a safe alternative pedestrian path at work sites that are within 1 mile of Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority or Maryland Transit Admi...
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2020-05-08
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 103
MDSB810PassAuthorizing the State Highway Administration to post information on suicide prevention, including a hotline number, on electronic signs along any highway within a 5-mile radius of a high suicide risk zone, as identified by the Administration; and aut...
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2020-05-08
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 585
MDSB226VetoModifying a certain prohibition against the erection or maintenance of outdoor signs along or near expressways.
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2020-05-07
Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)
MDHB1249EngrossRequiring the public-private partnership agreement for the I-495 and I-270 Public-Private Partnership Program to include certain provisions; authorizing certain revenues derived from certain tolls to be distributed to a certain special fund to be bud...
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2020-03-17
Third Reading Passed (97-36)
MDHB1220EngrossProhibiting a public-private partnership agreement for a project involving road, highway, or bridge assets from establishing or altering toll rates, a range of toll rates, a formula or algorithm to determine fluctuating toll rates, or any late paymen...
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2020-03-17
To Senate Budget and Taxation Committee
MDSB13EngrossEstablishing the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Reconstruction Advisory Group for the purpose of providing the Maryland Transportation Authority with an independent, citizen-informed perspective on the Authority's operations at the Chesapeake Bay Bridge; requ...
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2020-03-16
To House Environment and Transportation Committee
MDHB292IntroExpanding to all counties in the State a prohibition on State agencies constructing within the nine Eastern Shore counties a toll road, toll highway, or toll bridge without the consent of a majority of the affected counties.
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2020-03-16
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
MDHB299IntroProhibiting a State agency or its designee from acquiring residential real property for a public-private partnership project that includes the addition of toll lanes to I-495 or I-270.
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2020-03-15
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation; Withdrawn
MDSB982EngrossAltering, beginning in fiscal year 2020, the amounts of capital grants calculated based on highway user revenues that are required to be appropriated to Baltimore City, counties, and municipalities in certain fiscal years; etc.
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2020-03-15
To House Environment and Transportation Committee
MDHB520IntroRequiring the Maryland Transportation Authority to offer a toll discount plan that allows for unlimited crossings of the Francis Scott Key Bridge for an annual fee of $100.
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2020-03-13
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
MDHB572IntroRequiring that, for any fiscal year that an appropriation is included in the State budget for a third bridge that crosses the Chesapeake Bay, the Governor include in the budget certain capital grants for each county in which the bridge originates or ...
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2020-03-13
Unfavorable Report by Appropriations; Withdrawn
MDHB519IntroRequiring the Maryland Transportation Authority to offer a commuter toll discount plan that allows for 25 crossings of the Francis Scott Key Bridge within a period of 45 days for a fee of $35.
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2020-03-13
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
MDHB513IntroRequiring the Maryland Transportation Authority to offer certain toll discount plans to users of the Francis Scott Key Bridge; and requiring the Authority to offer an annual toll discount plan to commuters residing in certain zip codes who use the Fr...
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2020-03-06
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
MDHB700IntroRequiring that any new or replacement storm drain cover installed on a street or highway in the State prevent debris larger than 1 inch in height or circumference from passing through the storm drain; establishing the Task Force on Preventing Debris ...
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2020-03-06
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
MDHB1212IntroProhibiting the Department of the Environment, the Department of Transportation, and the State Highway Administration from holding a certain public hearing on a certain permit or issuing a certain permit unless a certain public hearing is held; requi...
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2020-03-06
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation; Withdrawn
MDSB1069IntroRepealing a prohibition on a State agency constructing any toll road, toll highway, or toll bridge in the Eastern Shore counties without the express consent of a majority of the governments of the affected counties.
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2020-02-28
To Senate Rules Committee
MDHB84IntroProhibiting the State Highway Administration from issuing a permit for work to be conducted on State highways between 10:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. the following day unless a zoning official determines that issuing the permit is in the interest of public ...
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2020-02-24
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation; Withdrawn
MDHB480IntroRequiring the Maryland Transportation Authority to offer a shoppers toll discount plan that allows, on Sundays through Thursdays, 20 crossings of the Francis Scott Key Bridge within a period of 90 days for a fee of $20, subject to mandatory renewal f...
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2020-02-24
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
MDHB481IntroIncreasing, from $25 to $1,000, the maximum civil penalty for placing or maintaining a commercial sign within the right-of-way of a State highway.
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2020-02-24
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
MDSB905IntroProhibiting the State Highway Administration from issuing a permit for work to be conducted on State highways between 10:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. the following day unless a zoning official determines that issuing the permit is in the interest of public ...
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2020-02-24
Unfavorable Report by Finance; Withdrawn
MDHB1596IntroRequiring, rather than authorizing, the Governor to include in the annual State budget an amount equal to the lesser of $15,000,000 or the amount sufficient to reimburse Prince George's County for the use of local impact grant funds from video lotter...
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2020-02-14
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDHB1394IntroRepealing the exclusion of certain motor fuel tax revenue from distribution as highway user revenues to the Gasoline and Motor Vehicle Revenue Account; repealing an exception for highway user revenues to the requirement that a supermajority of the Ge...
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2020-02-10
To House Environment and Transportation Committee
MDHB1405IntroProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution authorizing the General Assembly to increase items relating to the construction and maintenance of an adequate highway system in the State or any other purpose related to transportation in the budge...
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2020-02-10
To House Appropriations Committee
MDSB557IntroProhibiting the Maryland Transportation Authority from charging a toll at a toll plaza adjacent to a bridge that is a transportation facilities project for a vehicle that does not traverse the bridge; and requiring the Authority to direct, by physica...
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2020-02-07
To Senate Finance Committee
MDSB908IntroRequiring the State Highway Administration to install a stop sign at each railroad grade crossing over a private road.
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2020-02-07
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB1080IntroApplying Coast Smart siting and design criteria to certain private construction or reconstruction projects beginning July 1, 2021; exempting certain private construction or reconstruction projects from the application of the Act; etc.
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2020-02-07
To House Environment and Transportation Committee
MDHB688IntroAuthorizing a local authority, by resolution, to prohibit, or restrict to local traffic, the operation of vehicles on certain State or local highways if the local authority determines that the highway is congested to the point that local traffic and ...
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2020-02-03
To House Environment and Transportation Committee
MDHB258IntroProhibiting a State agency, including the Maryland Transportation Authority, from acquiring or constructing any toll road, toll highway, or toll bridge in Prince George's County unless authorized by Prince George's County by local law.
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2020-01-30
To House Environment and Transportation Committee
MDSB456IntroRequiring the Maryland Transportation Institute at the University of Maryland to conduct a study on adding a third Chesapeake Bay crossing and its potential impacts on traffic, health, and the environment; requiring the Institute to study and make re...
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2020-01-28
To Senate Finance Committee
MDSB229IntroExpanding to all counties in the State a prohibition on State agencies constructing within the nine Eastern Shore counties a toll road, toll highway, or toll bridge without the consent of a majority of the affected counties.
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2020-01-24
To Senate Finance Committee
MDSB252IntroRequiring that, for any fiscal year that an appropriation is included in the State budget for a third bridge that crosses the Chesapeake Bay, the Governor include in the budget certain capital grants for each county in which the bridge originates or ...
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2020-01-23
To Senate Finance Committee
MDSB51IntroRequiring, rather than authorizing, the Governor to include in the annual State budget an amount equal to the lesser of $15,000,000 or the amount sufficient to reimburse Prince George's County for the use of local impact grant funds from video lotter...
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2020-01-15
To Senate Budget and Taxation Committee
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