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MDSB93PassAltering the amount of a credit against certain State taxes for certain wages paid and certain child care or transportation expenses incurred by certain business entities with respect to qualified employees with disabilities.
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 533
MDHB146PassAltering the definition of "reportable offense" to include only offenses that occurred off school premises, that did not occur at events sponsored by the school, and that involved certain crimes of violence; requiring the State Department of Educatio...
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 742
MDSB506PassEstablishing the Therapeutic Child Care Grant Program to provide grants to providers specializing in child care and early childhood education to children under the age of 6 years who have delays in development, physical disabilities, or delays in soc...
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 498
MDHB662PassAltering the membership and staffing of the Advisory Stakeholder Group on Autism-Related Needs; requiring the Governor to appoint the State Coordinator for Autism Strategy; and requiring the Governor, in fiscal year 2023 and each fiscal year thereaft...
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 627
MDHB725PassEstablishing the Therapeutic Child Care Grant Program to provide grants to providers specializing in child care and early childhood education to children under the age of 6 years who have delays in development, physical disabilities, or delays in s...
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 499
MDHB850PassProhibiting county boards of education and certain schools and prekindergarten programs from taking certain discriminatory actions because of a person's race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, ...
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 739
MDSB705PassProhibiting certain public agencies from using seclusion as a behavioral health intervention for a student; prohibiting a public agency from using physical restraint and a nonpublic school from using physical restraint or seclusion as a behavioral he...
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 562
MDSB829PassRequiring certain contractors with the Family Investment Program to provide services in a manner that complies with federal law; requiring the Department of Human Services annually to review contracts with certain nongovernmental entities in place as...
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 507
MDSB694PassRequiring the State to pay reasonable attorney's fees incurred in representing an alleged disabled person who is indigent in a petition for the appointment of a guardian of the property of the person; and requiring the court, under certain circumstan...
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 629
MDHB1041PassRequiring certain contractors with the Family Investment Program to provide services in a manner that complies with federal law; requiring the Department of Human Services annually to review contracts with certain nongovernmental entities in place as...
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 506
MDHB990PassRequiring the State to pay reasonable attorney's fees incurred in representing an alleged disabled person who is indigent in a petition for the appointment of a guardian of the property of the person; and requiring the court, under certain circumstan...
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 628
MDHB866PassRegulating the use of genetic data by direct-to-consumer genetic testing companies, including by requiring a direct-to-consumer genetic testing company to provide consumers with clear and complete information regarding the company's policies and proc...
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 501
MDHB141VetoRequiring that equity be considered when State transportation plans, reports, and goals are developed; altering the membership of the advisory committee on State transportation goals; requiring the Department of Transportation, in collaboration with ...
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2022-05-27
Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)
MDHB496VetoEstablishing the Family and Medical Leave Insurance Program in the Maryland Department of Labor to provide temporary benefits to individuals who take leave from employment for certain purposes; establishing the Family and Medical Leave Insurance Fund...
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2022-05-27
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDHB1163VetoRequiring a teacher preparation program to include certain training related to teaching in a virtual learning environment as a component of instruction; providing that a county board of education may authorize a county superintendent of schools to pr...
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2022-05-27
Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)
MDHB157PassProhibiting a person from stopping, standing, or parking a vehicle that is not a plug-in electric drive vehicle plugged into charging equipment in a parking space that is designated for the use of plug-in electric drive vehicles; establishing certain...
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2022-05-16
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 418
MDHB400PassAuthorizing the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission to grant a preference in hiring and promotion to eligible veterans, spouses of eligible veterans who have service-connected disabilities, and surviving spouses of deceased eligible veterans; and...
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2022-05-16
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 457
MDHB993PassEstablishing the Child Care Capital Support Revolving Loan Fund as a special, nonlapsing fund to provide no-interest loans for capital expenses related to a child care facility to child care providers who participate in the Child Care Scholarship Pro...
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2022-05-16
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 466
MDSB838PassRequiring the Secretary of Transportation to identify separately within the Department of Transportation's annual budget at least $4,305,908 of funding in fiscal year 2024 and a certain amount of funding in all subsequent fiscal years to be used for ...
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2022-05-16
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 416
MDHB1300PassExempting the repair, renovation, reconstruction, and limited expansion of certain existing structures in the Beach Erosion Control District from a certain prohibition, under certain circumstances and subject to certain requirements; and repealing ce...
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2022-05-16
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 473
MDSB64PassExempting the repair, renovation, reconstruction, or expansion of certain existing structures owned by the State or the Mayor and City Council of Ocean City in the Beach Erosion Control District from a certain prohibition under certain circumstances ...
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2022-05-16
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 474
MDHB744PassClarifying the procedures for certain State Retirement and Pension System trustee elections; clarifying the survivor benefit for certain beneficiaries of certain retirees of the State Police Retirement System; exempting certain individuals who are re...
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2022-05-16
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 353
MDHB78PassProhibiting an employer from failing or refusing to make a certain accommodation for the known disability of an applicant for employment; and establishing that an employer is not required to accommodate an applicant for employment's disability if the...
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2022-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 325
MDHB1073PassRequiring the Maryland Health Care Commission to coordinate the accessibility of electronic advance care planning documents in the State; requiring certain health care facilities, managed care organizations, and carriers to take certain actions relat...
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2022-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 311
MDHB763PassAltering the membership of the Correctional Officers' Retirement System to include certain individuals serving in certain positions in the Department of Juvenile Services; providing for the calculation of a certain benefit from the Correctional Offic...
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2022-04-21
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 147
MDHB809PassAuthorizing an individual to submit, and requiring the State Department of Assessments and Taxation to accept, an application for a property tax exemption for a specific dwelling house that the individual intends to purchase before the individual pur...
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2022-04-21
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 195
MDSB617PassRequiring a local school system to provide equivalent access to digital tools for students with disabilities, including the development, purchase, and provision of certain digital tools that are directly connected to student instruction; requiring a ...
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2022-04-21
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 215
MDSB975PassAuthorizing an individual to submit, and requiring the State Department of Assessments and Taxation to accept, an application for a property tax exemption for a specific dwelling house that the individual intends to purchase before the individual pur...
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2022-04-21
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 196
MDSB79PassAuthorizing each Senator to award not more than 10% of funds available under the Senatorial Scholarship Program, and authorizing Delegates to award Delegate Scholarships, to applicants planning to attend certain accredited institutions outside the St...
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2022-04-21
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 202
MDHB285Engross

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Expanding the definition of "disabled law enforcement officer or rescue worker" for purposes of certain county or municipal corporation property tax credits to include an individual who became disabled as a result of or in the course of employment as...
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2022-04-11
House Conference Committee Appointed (Delegates D. Barnes, C. Branch and Patterson)
MDHB650Engross

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Specifying that 25% of the net recovery by the debtor on a claim for workers' compensation is subject to execution on a judgment for a child support arrearage.
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2022-04-11
Second Reading Passed
MDSB666Engross

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Prohibiting county boards of education and certain schools and prekindergarten programs from taking certain discriminatory actions because of a person's race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, ...
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2022-04-11
Favorable Report by Ways and Means
MDHB1019Engross

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Requiring the Secretary of Transportation to identify separately within the Department of Transportation's annual budget at least $4,305,908 of funding in fiscal year 2024 and a certain amount of funding in all subsequent fiscal years to be used for ...
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2022-04-11
To Senate Budget and Taxation Committee
MDSB983Engross

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Requiring a county or municipal corporation to define, by law, who is a law enforcement office or rescue worker for purposes of certain property tax credits; altering the eligibility for the tax credit to include certain disabled law enforcement offi...
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2022-04-11
Third Reading Passed (135-0)
MDSB228PassAltering certain purposes of the Maryland Corps Program by allowing participants to transition to the workforce as well as to higher education institutions; requiring that Program funds be used to expand the Chesapeake Conservation Corps and the Mary...
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2022-04-09
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 37
MDSB541PassAddressing infrastructure, capacity, and accessibility needs within the Maryland Park Service and State parks, including establishing systems and processes for surveying infrastructure and critical maintenance needs, increasing the number of Maryland...
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2022-04-09
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 39
MDHB547Engross

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Requiring a local school system to provide equivalent access to digital tools for students with disabilities, including developing, purchasing, and providing digital tools that are directly connected to student instruction; requiring a local school s...
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2022-04-09
To Senate Rules Committee
MDHB1255PassProhibiting certain public agencies from using seclusion as a behavioral health intervention for a student; prohibiting a public agency from using physical restraint and a nonpublic school from using physical restraint or seclusion as a behavioral he...
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2022-04-09
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 31
MDSB919Engross

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Establishing the Child Care Capital Support Revolving Loan Fund as a special, nonlapsing fund to provide no-interest loans for capital expenses related to a child care facility to child care providers who participate in the Child Care Scholarship Pro...
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2022-04-08
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDSB231Engross

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Altering the membership of the Correctional Officers' Retirement System to include certain individuals serving in certain positions in the Department of Juvenile Services; providing for the calculation of a certain benefit from the Correctional Offic...
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2022-04-07
To House Appropriations Committee
MDSB460Engross

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Establishing that the Health Education Unit in the Office of the Attorney General is the State's office of consumer assistance under a certain federal law; establishing the Consumer Health Access Program for Mental Health and Addiction Care to assist...
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2022-04-07
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1258Intro

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Establishing the Broadening Options and Opportunities for Students Today Program to provide certain students with scholarships for students who are eligible for the free and reduced price lunch program to attend a nonpublic school; establishing the M...
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2022-04-07
Withdrawn by Sponsor
MDHB1069Intro

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Requiring a tenant to notify the tenant's landlord if the tenant knows or reasonably suspects the tenant's dwelling unit contains bedbugs; requiring a landlord receiving notice from a tenant to provide for the inspection and, if necessary, treatment ...
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2022-04-06
Withdrawn by Sponsor
MDHB23Engross

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Requiring the State Department of Education to disaggregate certain discipline-related data in an electronic spreadsheet format for the Department's website, make the data available to the public, and report certain discipline-related information by ...
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2022-04-05
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB865Engross

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Requiring the Howard County Board of Education to bear the burden of proof in due process proceedings that initiate from a due process complaint regarding the provision of special education services or a program for a child with disabilities in Howar...
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2022-04-05
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB949Engross

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Requiring law enforcement agencies to develop and implement certain recruitment policies; expanding the Edward T. Conroy and Mary A. Conroy Memorial Scholarship Program and the Jean B. Cryor Memorial Scholarship Program to include certain postseconda...
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2022-04-05
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDSB23Engross

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Requiring that equity be considered when State transportation plans, reports, and goals are developed; altering the membership of the advisory committee on State transportation goals, benchmarks, and indicators; requiring the Department of Transporta...
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2022-03-28
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDSB799Engross

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Requiring the Governor, for fiscal years 2024 through 2026, to include in the annual State budget for the Maryland Higher Education Commission an appropriation of $10,000,000 to fund State-mandated community college tuition and residency waivers; and...
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2022-03-23
To House Appropriations Committee
MDSB625Engross

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Exempting certain employees of transportation network companies that provide transit service to persons with disabilities under contract with the Maryland Transit Administration from certain requirements relating to a certain criminal history records...
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2022-03-21
To House Environment and Transportation Committee
MDHB226Engross

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Establishing the Self-Contained Special Education Classroom Video Recording Pilot Program for selected public school classrooms in which all of the regularly attending students have a disability and are in that classroom for at least 50% of the instr...
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2022-03-14
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
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