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MDHB532PassProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to authorize the General Assembly to allow a qualified individual to register and vote at a precinct polling place on Election Day; and submitting the amendment to the qualified voters of the State ...
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2018-05-26
Assigned a chapter number, enactment subject to constitutional referendum - Chapter 855
MDHB2PassAltering the definition of "grower" to mean an entity that cultivates or packages medical cannabis and is authorized to provide cannabis to certain entities; establishing a Compassionate Use Fund to provide access to medical cannabis for certain indi...
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2018-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 598
MDHB230PassAltering the circumstances under which the State may withdraw from the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative by requiring the General Assembly to enact a law approving the withdrawal.
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2018-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 768
MDSB1099PassEstablishing the Commission to Restore Trust in Policing to review the operation of the Baltimore Police Department's Gun Trace Task Force and make recommendations on the reorganization of the Police Department and certain other matters as necessary;...
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2018-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 753
MDSB92PassEstablishing the Public School Facility Construction Innovation Incentive Pilot Program to provide incentives to encourage public school systems to pursue innovative public school facility construction projects; requiring the Interagency Commission o...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 398
MDHB16PassRequiring the Governor to include $125,000 in the State budget, in fiscal years 2020 through 2024, for the Maryland Higher Education Commission to establish a near completer communication campaign; requiring the Commission to develop a web-based matc...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 554
MDSB386PassRequiring the Maryland Department of Health to initiate an investigation of certain nursing home complaints alleging actual harm within 10 business days after receiving the complaint; requiring the Department to make every effort to investigate withi...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 454
MDHB568PassRequiring the State Department of Education, in consultation with the Department of Information Technology and county boards of education, to develop and update certain best practices for certain county boards on data governance policies and procedur...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 381
MDHB203PassAuthorizing recipients of a senatorial or delegate scholarship to use the scholarship to reimburse certain expenses for certificate or license programs or for certain courses or sequences of courses at community colleges; and exempting certain applic...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 375
MDSB474PassRequiring each local ethics commission or appropriate entity to meet at least one time each year; and requiring each local ethics commission or appropriate entity to submit to the local governing body a report on the administration of the local publi...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 457
MDSB470PassAuthorizing certain recipients of a senatorial scholarship to use the scholarship to reimburse certain expenses for certificate or license programs or for courses or sequences of courses at community colleges that lead to certification or licensure; ...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 376
MDHB968PassEstablishing the Public School Facility Construction Innovation Incentive Pilot Program to provide incentives to encourage public school systems to pursue innovative public school facility construction projects; requiring the Interagency Committee on...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 397
MDHB1342PassAltering the training course that the State Ethics Commission is required to provide for regulated lobbyists and prospective regulated lobbyists; prohibiting a certain State official from unlawfully harassing or discriminating against certain individ...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 525
MDSB281PassAltering the membership of the Maryland Cybersecurity Council to include the State Administrator of Elections or the State Administrator's designee.
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2018-04-24
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 151
MDSB709PassDeclaring the intent of the General Assembly that homeowners have access to certain affordability programs for water and sewer services; authorizing a political subdivision, a sanitary commission, or an authority to develop and implement certain affo...
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2018-04-24
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 183
MDHB923PassDeclaring the intent of the General Assembly that homeowners have access to certain affordability programs for water and sewer services; authorizing a political subdivision, a sanitary commission, or an authority to develop and implement certain affo...
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2018-04-24
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 182
MDHB874PassRequiring the Executive Director of the Department of Legislative Services to ensure that the responsibilities of the Department are carried out; altering the offices that comprise the Department; requiring the Executive Director, with the approval o...
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2018-04-24
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 281
MDHB359PassAuthorizing emergency medical services providers and law enforcement officers to report overdoses using a certain information technology platform; requiring the emergency medical services provider or law enforcement officer to make best efforts to ma...
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2018-04-24
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 149
MDSB383PassProviding that a certain applicant or licensee is subject to a certain minority business participation goal established by the Special Secretary for the Office of Small, Minority, and Women Business Affairs; requiring a certain certification agency, ...
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2018-04-24
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 336
MDHB1622PassProviding that a certain applicant or licensee is subject to a certain minority business participation goal established by the Special Secretary for the Office of Small, Minority, and Women Business Affairs; requiring a certain certification agency, ...
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2018-04-24
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 335
MDHB150PassEstablishing the Montgomery County Board of Education Compensation Commission to study the salaries of the members of the Montgomery County Board of Education; providing for the membership, appointment, removal, terms, chair, meeting requirements, an...
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2018-04-10
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 121
MDHB133EngrossAuthorizing the Maryland Stadium Authority to provide for the renovation of the Ocean City Convention facility; increasing, from $17,340,000 to $21,700,000, the amount the Board of Public Works may approve for the issuance of certain bonds related to...
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2018-04-09
To Senate Rules Committee
MDHB52IntroRequiring the Governor annually to proclaim the second Wednesday and Thursday in February as Foster Youth Legislative Shadow Days.
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2018-04-09
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations
MDHB508IntroRepealing the State song; establishing the State Song Advisory Panel; providing for the composition, chair, and staffing of the Advisory Panel; requiring the Advisory Panel to review certain submissions and suggestions for a new State song and hold a...
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2018-04-09
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations
MDSB309EngrossAuthorizing emergency medical services providers and law enforcement officers to report overdoses using a certain information technology platform with secure access; requiring the emergency medical services provider or law enforcement officer making ...
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2018-04-09
Senators Middleton, Feldman, and Hershey
MDSB687PassProviding that an individual who was appointed to fill a vacancy in an office during the recess of the Senate or who was nominated to fill a vacancy in an office during a regular session of the Senate is prohibited from being nominated for the same o...
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2018-04-05
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 16
MDSB290PassAltering the circumstances under which the State may withdraw from the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative by requiring the General Assembly to enact a law approving the withdrawal.
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2018-04-05
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 8
MDHB1783PassAltering the requirements for awarding school construction contracts; renaming the Interagency Committee on School Construction as the Interagency Commission on School Construction; requiring the Commission to develop and approve policies, procedures...
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2018-04-05
Gubernatorial Veto Override - Chapter 14
MDSB1235IntroAuthorizing a grantor of certain preservation and conservation easements to transfer a tax credit allowed against the State income tax for the conveyance of the easements under certain circumstances; requiring the Maryland Environmental Trust to issu...
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2018-04-04
To Senate Budget and Taxation Committee
MDHB1516IntroEstablishing Healthy Maryland as a public corporation and a unit of State government to provide comprehensive universal health coverage for every Maryland resident; requiring Healthy Maryland to provide certain services, a certain system, certain cho...
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2018-04-03
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
MDSJ11EngrossExpressing the strong and unequivocal opposition of the General Assembly of Maryland to the draft proposed National Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Leasing Program for 2019-2024, and the implementation of any offshore oil or gas leasing, explorat...
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2018-03-30
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDHB347IntroLimiting to two the number of consecutive terms as either a Senator or a Delegate to which a person may be elected; specifying how service for a certain partial term shall be considered for purposes of the term limit; submitting the amendment to the ...
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2018-03-29
Unfavorable Report by House Rules and Executive Nominations
MDHB356IntroProhibiting multimember delegate districts; creating the General Assembly and Congressional Legislative Redistricting and Apportionment Commission; requiring the Commission to divide the State to create certain General Assembly legislative districts ...
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2018-03-29
Unfavorable Report by House Rules and Executive Nominations
MDHB731IntroProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to alter the limit on the number of days that the General Assembly may continue its session except under certain circumstances; altering the vote of the membership of each House of the General Assem...
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2018-03-29
Unfavorable Report by House Rules and Executive Nominations
MDHJ7IntroProviding that the Resolution of the General Assembly Compensation Commission dated January 16, 2018, and transmitted to the General Assembly on January 23, 2018, be amended to close the Legislative Pension Plan to new membership on or after January ...
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2018-03-29
Unfavorable Report by House Rules and Executive Nominations
MDHB352IntroRequiring the General Assembly to make available to the public live and archived video streaming of each meeting of the Senate of Maryland, the House of Delegates of Maryland, and a standing committee of the General Assembly, including any hearings o...
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2018-03-29
Unfavorable Report by House Rules and Executive Nominations
MDHB537IntroEstablishing the Potomac Compact for Fair Representation; providing that a compacting state is not required to comply with the Compact under certain circumstances; establishing the Congressional Districting Commission; requiring the Executive Directo...
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2018-03-29
Unfavorable Report by House Rules and Executive Nominations
MDHB886IntroProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to limit the number of consecutive terms as either a Senator or a Delegate to which a person may be elected; specifying how service for a certain partial term shall be considered for purposes of the...
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2018-03-29
Unfavorable Report by House Rules and Executive Nominations
MDHB704IntroRequiring the General Assembly to make available to the public live and archived video streaming of each meeting of the Senate, the House, and certain standing committees, including any hearings held by certain standing committees.
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2018-03-29
Unfavorable Report by House Rules and Executive Nominations
MDHB1328IntroProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to alter the provisions relating to the establishment of legislative districts for the purpose of electing members of the House of Delegates to require that all delegate districts consist of either ...
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2018-03-29
Unfavorable Report by House Rules and Executive Nominations
MDHB1362IntroProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to alter the number of delegates in each House legislative district to establish single-member districts; submitting the amendment to the qualified voters of the State for their adoption or rejectio...
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2018-03-29
Unfavorable Report by House Rules and Executive Nominations
MDHB1457EngrossEstablishing the Task Force on Higher Education Students With Chronic Health Conditions to study existing data on undergraduate and graduate students with chronic health conditions at institutions of higher education in the State; authorizing the Tas...
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2018-03-28
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB1014EngrossProviding that the General Assembly may authorize, by law, the State Lottery and Gaming Control Commission to issue certain sports wagering licenses; providing that a license may be issued only to the holder of a video lottery operation license or a ...
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2018-03-27
To Senate Budget and Taxation Committee
MDSB530EngrossRequiring each administrator of a hospital to make a certain patient bill of rights easily accessible to all patients and visitors; requiring each administrator of a hospital to offer to patients a certain patient's bill of rights; requiring each adm...
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2018-03-27
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDSB690EngrossRequiring the Maryland Health Insurance Coverage Protection Commission to study and make recommendations regarding the feasibility of the State providing certain Basic Health Program coverage in the State beginning January 1, 2020; requiring the stud...
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2018-03-26
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
MDSB949IntroRequiring public high schools to make students aware of certain employment and skills training opportunities through certain apprenticeship sponsors and employers; specifying that a requirement to earn a credit in technology education to graduate may...
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2018-03-26
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDHB189EngrossRepealing obsolete provisions of law that required certain insurers to provide the Maryland Insurance Commissioner with certain information and documents regarding slavery era insurance policies and required the Commissioner to issue a certain report...
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2018-03-22
To Senate Finance Committee
MDSB1142IntroRequiring an applicant for a certificate of public convenience and necessity for certain construction to conduct a rapid health impact assessment (HIA) on the project and report on its findings; requiring a rapid HIA report to be completed within 3 w...
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2018-03-22
Unfavorable Report by Finance; Withdrawn
MDSJ12IntroDeclaring that the General Assembly will continue to work in a deliberate manner to address the accessibility and affordability of prescription drug medications in the State; etc.
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2018-03-21
To Senate Finance Committee
MDSB1IntroDeclaring that it is the intent of the General Assembly that programs established by the Act create a successful, but consumer-friendly medical cannabis industry in the State; establishing a Compassionate Use Fund to provide access to medical cannabi...
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2018-03-20
To Senate Finance Committee
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