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MDSB101PassAltering certain definitions to allow a campaign finance entity to pay expenses associated with contesting an election; prohibiting a recount under certain circumstances; altering the circumstances under which a petitioner for a recount is not liable...
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 625
MDHB291PassAltering certain definitions to allow a campaign finance entity to pay expenses associated with contesting an election; altering the circumstances under which a petitioner for a recount is not liable for the costs of the recount; providing that a per...
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 624
MDHB521PassAuthorizing certain individuals to petition a court to remove from public inspection certain records relating to an action for repossession of residential property for failure to pay rent; establishing certain procedures and requirements for the cons...
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 722
MDHB32VetoAuthorizing a petition for emergency evaluation to be in the form of an electronic record and transmitted and received electronically.
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2022-05-27
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDHB296PassAuthorizing a petitioner receiving medical treatment at a hospital to electronically file a petition for a temporary protective order while at the hospital; requiring hospitals to refer petitioners to certain programs; authorizing a petitioner to ele...
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2022-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 334
MDSB280PassAuthorizing a petitioner receiving medical treatment at a hospital to electronically file a petition for a temporary protective order while at the hospital; requiring certain hospitals to refer a petitioner filing a petition on the grounds of domesti...
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2022-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 335
MDHB390PassProhibiting the use or maintenance of an improper or outdated address in documents filed for inclusion in records of the State Department of Assessments and Taxation; authorizing a person listed as an owner of real property in the Department's record...
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2022-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 287
MDSB447PassProhibiting the use or maintenance of an improper or outdated address in documents filed for inclusion in records of the State Department of Assessments and Taxation; authorizing a person listed as an owner of real property in the Department's record...
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2022-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 288
MDHB83PassAuthorizing a minor to file a petition for authorization to marry in the minor's own name in the circuit court for the county in which the minor resides; authorizing a married minor to file an action for divorce; extending the jurisdiction of the equ...
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2022-04-21
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 175
MDHB1062PassEstablishing procedures to authorize a certain officer or agent of a humane society or a police officer or certain other public official to recover reasonable costs of care from the owner or custodian of a certain seized animal; and limiting the reas...
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2022-04-21
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 180
MDSB2PassAuthorizing a petition for emergency evaluation to be in the form of an electronic record and transmitted and received electronically.
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2022-04-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 79
MDHB861Engross

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Repealing a requirement that the spouse of a petitioner in an independent adoption proceeding join in the petition except under certain circumstances and substituting a requirement that the spouse consent in writing to the petition except under certa...
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2022-04-11
Third Reading Passed (45-1)
MDSB691PassAltering provisions of law relating to the jurisdiction of the juvenile court, the juvenile intake process, and the placement of a certain child in detention or community detention; altering provisions of law relating to the authority of the juvenile...
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2022-04-09
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 41
MDHB837PassRequiring the Natalie M. LaPrade Medical Cannabis Commission, in consultation with certain stakeholders, to conduct a baseline study of cannabis use in the State by March 1, 2023; altering certain provisions relating to penalties, charging procedures...
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2022-04-09
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 26
MDSB29Engross

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Prohibiting an individual under the age of 17 years from marrying; and authorizing a minor to file an action to divorce and deeming a minor emancipated for the limited purpose of obtaining a divorce.
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2022-04-04
House Conference Committee Appointed (Delegates Clippinger, Bartlett and Shetty)
MDHB1298Engross

Sine Die
Authorizing a person to file a petition for expungement of certain criminal records based on a conviction for certain hunting offenses.
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2022-03-23
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB1485Intro

Sine Die
Authorizing employees of the Trustees of the Walters Art Gallery to form, join, and participate in an employee organization and engage in certain other activities related to collective bargaining.
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2022-03-17
To House Appropriations Committee
MDSB960Intro

Sine Die
Authorizing a person to file a petition for expungement of certain criminal records based on a conviction for certain hunting or fishing offenses; and authorizing a person to file a petition for expungement of certain administrative records for a con...
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2022-03-14
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDSB968Intro

Sine Die
Authorizing the governing body of a county or municipal corporation to file a petition with a court to request that a certain certificate of sale be assigned to the governing body of the county or the municipal corporation in a certain foreclosure ac...
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2022-03-10
To Senate Budget and Taxation Committee
MDHB938Intro

Sine Die
Authorizing parents and legal guardians of students attending public schools that are not meeting State accountability goals to request county boards of education to implement certain intervention strategies, such as a restart model or a school closu...
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2022-03-09
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB1017Intro

Sine Die
Establishing the Assisted Outpatient Treatment Pilot Program in Frederick County; defining "assisted outpatient treatment" as a specific regimen of outpatient treatment for a mental health disorder to which an individual is ordered by the court to ad...
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2022-03-09
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1442Intro

Sine Die
Authorizing the expungement of certain arrest warrants under certain circumstances; altering the waiting periods for applying for expungement of certain records; altering the convictions for which an individual may seek expungement; and prohibiting c...
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2022-03-04
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB1307Intro

Sine Die
Repealing the requirement that an application for an alcoholic beverages license in Howard County include certain petitions of support signed by at least a certain number of residents who are owners of real property and registered voters in the distr...
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2022-03-01
Withdrawn by Sponsor
MDHB347Intro

Sine Die
Establishing processes and procedures for the election and recall of the County Superintendent of the Baltimore County public school system; providing certain qualifications and terms of office for the County Superintendent; and establishing minimum ...
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2022-02-28
Withdrawn by Sponsor
MDHB1281Intro

Sine Die
Establishing processes and procedures for the recall of an elected member of a county board of education.
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2022-02-22
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDSB821Intro

Sine Die
Entering into the Medical Excellence Zone Compact for the purpose of authorizing licensed physicians to practice medicine through telehealth in other compact states; establishing the Medical Excellence Zone Commission; and providing for the withdrawa...
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2022-02-15
Withdrawn by Sponsor
MDHB1225Intro

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Authorizing certain employees of the Harford County Public Library to form, join, and participate in an employee organization and engage in certain other activities related to collective bargaining; establishing a collective bargaining process for ce...
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2022-02-15
To House Appropriations Committee
MDHB313Intro

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Proposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to provide that certain officials are subject to a recall election; requiring the recall of certain officials to be proposed by the filing of a petition for recall with the Secretary of State which ...
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2022-02-14
Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means
MDHB1342Intro

Sine Die
Legalizing the possession and use of a certain amount of cannabis by a person of at least a certain age; providing for expungement of records, dismissal of charges, and commutation of sentences in certain cases involving cannabis-related charges; pro...
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2022-02-14
To House Judiciary Committee
MDSB692Intro

Sine Die
Legalizing the use and possession of a certain amount of cannabis by an individual who is at least 21 years of age; providing for the clearing of criminal records and disposition of certain charges relating to the use and possession of cannabis; and ...
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2022-02-11
To Senate Finance Committee
MDSB807Intro

Sine Die
Establishing the Assisted Outpatient Treatment Pilot Program in Frederick County.
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2022-02-11
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB1089Intro

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Requiring the State Board of Elections to adopt regulations specifying requirements for the secure storage and use of voter data for copies of the registered voter list; requiring the State Board to adopt regulations specifying procedures for the col...
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2022-02-11
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDSB902Intro

Sine Die
Requiring the owner of a dam associated with a certain hydroelectric power plant to pay an annual compensation fee to the Department of the Environment for the use of State land and waterways beginning January 1, 2023; requiring the Public Service Co...
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2022-02-11
To Senate Finance Committee
MDSJ7Intro

Sine Die
Supporting parents' rights to peacefully assemble, speak freely, and petition the government, including county boards of education, on any topic; and condemning intimidation of a parent who is expressing these rights.
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2022-02-10
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB710Intro

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Authorizing the expungement of certain arrest warrants under certain circumstances; altering the waiting periods for applying for expungement of certain records; altering the convictions for which an individual may seek expungement; and prohibiting c...
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2022-02-09
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDSB842Intro

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Authorizing a person who is serving a term of confinement to petition a court to modify or reduce the sentence under certain circumstances; providing that a certain petitioner is entitled to assistance of counsel and, if indigent, representation by t...
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2022-02-09
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDSB877Intro

Sine Die
Establishing procedures to authorize a certain officer or agent of a humane society or a police officer or certain other public official to recover reasonable costs of care from the owner or custodian of a certain seized animal.
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2022-02-09
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDSB891Intro

Sine Die
Altering the women on whom a physician is prohibited from performing an abortion without first providing notice to a parent or guardian of the woman; altering the circumstances under which a physician may perform certain medical procedures without fi...
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2022-02-08
To Senate Finance Committee
MDSB364Intro

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Authorizing a parent or guardian to sponsor, sign, and circulate a petition to challenge the use of certain curriculum in a course taught in a public school in Anne Arundel County; and establishing requirements for the contents of a petition, public ...
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2022-02-03
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB822Intro

Sine Die
Authorizing a victim of a crime to petition the court to extend the time before the court is required to dismiss a charge against a defendant found incompetent to stand trial.
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2022-02-03
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB554Intro

Sine Die
Altering the manner in which an individual is required to sign a petition; altering the circumstances under which signatures on a petition must be validated and counted or invalidated; and repealing the prohibition on a person willfully and knowingly...
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2022-02-02
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB336Intro

Sine Die
Establishing processes and procedures for the election and recall of the County Superintendent of the Harford County Public School System; establishing the qualifications and terms of the County Superintendent; and establishing minimum and maximum co...
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2022-01-27
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB360Intro

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Authorizing the juvenile court to refer a certain matter to the Department of Juvenile Services for a certain informal adjustment if the time for a certain adjudicatory hearing has been waived and the petition is not the result of an unsuccessful inf...
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2022-01-27
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB249Intro

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Requiring copies of certain orders related to wrongful convictions to be sent to the Attorney General; requiring the Attorney General to conduct investigations into the circumstances giving rise to the issuance of certain orders related to wrongful c...
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2022-01-14
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB42Intro

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Requiring the county commissioners or county council to approve a certain referendum request if a valid petition to incorporate a certain area as a municipality is presented by not less than 40% of the registered voters who are residents of the area ...
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2022-01-10
To House Environment and Transportation Committee
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