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MDHB101PassEstablishing the Heat and Eat Program within the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program in the Department of Human Services for the purpose of expanding food access to households that are receiving or eligible for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance...
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2021-05-30
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 362
MDSB299PassEstablishing the Commission on Trauma-Informed Care to coordinate a statewide initiative to prioritize the trauma-responsive and trauma-informed delivery of State services that impact children, youth, families, and older adults; requiring the Commiss...
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2021-05-30
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 723
MDHB548PassEstablishing the Commission on Trauma-Informed Care to coordinate a statewide initiative to prioritize the trauma-responsive and trauma-informed delivery of State services that impact children, youth, families, and older adults; requiring the Commiss...
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2021-05-30
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 722
MDSB564PassMerging the Procurement Improvement Council and the Council for the Procurement of Health, Educational, and Social Services; altering the duties and membership of the Procurement Improvement Council; requiring, by December 31, 2022, the Procurement I...
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2021-05-30
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 653
MDHB871PassMerging the Procurement Improvement Council and the Council for the Procurement of Health, Educational, and Social Services; requiring, by December 31, 2022, the Procurement Improvement Council to make recommendations to certain committees of the Gen...
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2021-05-30
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 652
MDHB1187PassRequiring the Governor, beginning in fiscal year 2023, to appropriate at least $2,000,000 in the annual budget bill for a grant to Roca Baltimore, LLC; requiring the Juvenile Justice Reform Council to submit a supplemental report on its findings and ...
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2021-05-30
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 596
MDSB913PassEstablishing the Heat and Eat Program within the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program in the Department of Human Services for the purpose of expanding food access to households that are receiving or are eligible for Supplemental Nutrition Assist...
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2021-05-30
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 363
MDHB606PassAuthorizing certain gas and electric utilities to adopt a limited-income mechanism to benefit certain eligible limited-income customers, subject to the approval of the Public Service Commission; expanding the electric universal service program to cus...
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2021-05-30
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 638
MDHB78PassRequiring the State designated exchange to participate in a certain advisory committee, maintain a certain data set, and provide data under certain circumstances; authorizing the State designated exchange to use certain data to improve outcomes for p...
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2021-05-30
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 749
MDSB52PassRequiring the State designated exchange to participate in a certain advisory committee, maintain a certain data set, and provide data under certain circumstances; authorizing the State designated exchange to use certain data to improve outcomes for p...
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2021-05-30
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 750
MDHB258PassAltering the contents of a certain report required by the Department of Human Services regarding children and foster youth in the State child welfare system; requiring the State Department of Education, on or before December 1 each year, to report to...
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2021-05-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 315
MDHB711PassAllowing a subtraction under the Maryland income tax for up to $1,000 of donations of certain disposable diapers, certain hygiene products, and certain monetary gifts made by a taxpayer during the taxable year to certain qualified charitable entities...
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2021-05-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 221
MDHB881PassRequiring residential treatment facilities to report complaints of sexual abuse and sexual harassment within 24 hours of receiving the complaint to the Behavioral Health Administration, the Office of Health Care Quality, or in the case of a minor, to...
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2021-05-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 155
MDHB854PassIncluding child welfare data in the data collected, organized, managed, disaggregated, and analyzed by the Maryland Longitudinal Data System Center; requiring the Center to conduct research on the educational and economic impact of child welfare prog...
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2021-05-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 306
MDSB622PassAllowing a subtraction under the Maryland income tax for up to $1,000 of donations of certain disposable diapers, certain hygiene products, and certain monetary gifts made by a taxpayer during the taxable year to certain qualified charitable entities...
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2021-05-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 222
MDSB592PassAltering the contents of a certain report required by the Department of Human Services regarding children and foster youth in the State child welfare system; requiring the State Department of Education, on or before December 1 each year, to report to...
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2021-05-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 316
MDSB815PassRequiring residential treatment facilities to report complaints of sexual abuse and sexual harassment within 24 hours of receiving the complaint to the Behavioral Health Administration, the Office of Health Care Quality, or in the case of a minor, to...
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2021-05-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 156
MDHB9PassRequiring the Department of Human Services to post on its website a free online course on the identification, prevention, and reporting of child abuse.
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2021-04-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 84
MDSB366PassRequiring the Department of Assessments and Taxation to convene a task force to study and make recommendations to the Governor and General Assembly by December 1, 2021, on the adoption of a unique Maryland Identification Number for each registered or...
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2021-04-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 88
MDHB441PassRequiring the Department of Assessments and Taxation to convene a task force to study and make recommendations on the adoption of a unique Maryland Identification Number for each registered or licensed business in the State to be used by certain Stat...
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2021-04-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 89
MDSB853Engross

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Requiring the Governor, beginning in fiscal year 2023, to appropriate at least $2,000,000 in the annual budget bill for a grant to Roca Baltimore, LLC; requiring the Juvenile Justice Reform Council to submit a supplemental report on its findings and ...
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2021-04-12
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDHB1121Engross

Sine Die
Requiring the Department of Juvenile Services and the Department of Human Services to convene a workgroup with a public policy institute in the State to increase accountability for prevention and intervention services delivered to children by the Dep...
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2021-03-19
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB1310Intro

Sine Die
Requiring the Commission on Environmental Justice and Sustainable Communities to develop certain policies and recommendations to place certain priorities in certain years for directing certain spending on clean energy and energy efficiency programs, ...
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2021-03-11
To House Appropriations Committee
MDHB1379Intro

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Renaming the Maryland Consortium on Coordinated Community Supports to be the Consortium on Collective Impact for Student and Family Well-Being; requiring the Consortium to dedicate staff to coordinate with behavioral health services coordinators and ...
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2021-03-10
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDSB905Intro

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Requiring the Department of Juvenile Services and the Department of Human Services to convene a certain workgroup to increase accountability for prevention and intervention services delivered to children by the Department of Juvenile Services through...
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2021-02-26
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDSB961Intro

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Renaming the Maryland Consortium on Coordinated Community Supports to be the Consortium on Collective Impact for Student and Family Well-Being; requiring the Consortium to dedicate staff to coordinate with behavioral health services coordinators and ...
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2021-02-21
To Senate Rules Committee
MDHB1088Intro

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Stating that it is the policy of the State to provide equal access to various courts, agencies, programs, departments, and services for LGBTQ+ individuals, improve safety, well-being, and stability for LGBTQ+ individuals, ensure LGBTQ+ individuals ar...
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2021-02-12
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1156Intro

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Establishing the Commission on Men and Fatherhood; providing for the composition and chair of the Commission; authorizing the secretaries of certain departments to serve as ex officio nonvoting members; providing for the terms of members of the Commi...
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2021-02-12
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDSB807Intro

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Establishing the Commission on Men and Fatherhood; providing for the composition and chair of the Commission; authorizing the secretaries of certain departments to serve as ex officio nonvoting members; providing for the terms of members of the Commi...
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2021-02-12
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB1334Intro

Sine Die
Requiring the Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services to set certain goals for the number of inmates in rehabilitation programs, establish a tracking system for the number of inmates in rehabilitation programs, and establish a tracking ...
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2021-02-11
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDHB1281Intro

Sine Die
Authorizing the Social Services Administration to establish and maintain a centralized confidential database for abused and neglected vulnerable adults; authorizing the Department of Human Services or a local department of social services to identify...
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2021-02-10
To House Judiciary Committee
MDSB768Intro

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Stating that it is the policy of the State to provide equal access to various courts, agencies, programs, departments, and services for LGBTQ+ individuals, improve safety, well-being, and stability for LGBTQ+ individuals, ensure LGBTQ+ individuals ar...
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2021-02-09
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDSB844Intro

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Authorizing the Social Services Administration to establish and maintain a centralized confidential database for abused and neglected vulnerable adults; authorizing the Department of Human Services or a local department of social services to identify...
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2021-02-09
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB568Intro

Sine Die
Establishing the Maryland Baby Bond Account Program in the Office of the State Treasurer; establishing the Baby Bond Account Fund as a special, nonlapsing fund; specifying the purpose of the Fund is to provide money to eligible individuals to address...
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2021-02-05
Withdrawn by Sponsor
MDHB786Intro

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Establishing that it is the policy of the State to do everything possible to alleviate administrative hurdles for low-income families seeking access to support programs; requiring that the Department of Human Services, the Maryland Department of Heal...
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2021-02-01
To House Appropriations Committee
MDSB595Intro

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Requiring certain persons to submit to the Public Service Commission beginning July 1, 2022, monthly reports containing information on the supply of electricity and gas to certain residential customers; requiring certain initial reports to include in...
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2021-01-31
To Senate Finance Committee
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