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MDSB1028PassProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution authorizing the General Assembly to increase or add Executive Department items in the budget bill, provided that the total of the appropriation for the Executive Department approved by the General A...
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2020-05-08
Assigned a chapter number, enactment subject to constitutional referendum - Chapter 645
MDSB10EngrossProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to require an individual appointed by the Governor to fill a vacancy in the office of Delegate or Senator in the General Assembly to serve for the remainder of the term if the vacancy occurs after a...
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2020-03-16
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDSB393EngrossProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to change the name of the Court of Appeals to be the Supreme Court of Maryland, to change the name of the Court of Special Appeals to be the Appellate Court of Maryland, to change the name of a Judg...
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2020-03-13
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB1469IntroProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to establish that a person is eligible for the office of Governor or Lieutenant Governor or to serve as a Senator or Delegate in the General Assembly if the person has not yet attained a certain age...
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2020-03-12
Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means
MDSB664IntroProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to establish that each individual has a natural, essential, and inherent right to privacy that guarantees freedom from government intrusion; providing that the right to privacy includes the right of...
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2020-03-11
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDSB703IntroProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution relating to the selection and tenure of circuit court judges; requiring Senate confirmation of individuals appointed by the Governor to the office of judge of a circuit court; providing for conteste...
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2020-03-11
Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
MDHB517IntroProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to establish that every person has the right to a certain clean and healthy environment; establishing that every person has the right to intervene in an action brought by the State or a political su...
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2020-03-06
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation; Withdrawn
MDHB268EngrossProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to repeal the requirement that a candidate for Governor who seeks nomination in a primary election designate a candidate for Lieutenant Governor at the time of filing a certificate of candidacy; req...
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2020-03-04
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB1660IntroProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to provide that the prohibition against the freedom of speech and debate or proceedings in the Legislature being impeached in a court does not prohibit the disclosure of records related to a crime o...
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2020-03-04
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDHB360IntroProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to authorize a law that provides for the forfeiture of certain retirement benefits for a member or former member of the General Assembly who is found guilty of a crime committed while in office; inc...
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2020-02-26
To House Environment and Transportation Committee
MDHB484IntroProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to authorize the General Assembly to create an Aggravated Murder Court that shall have original and exclusive jurisdiction over all presentments or indictments for offenses previously punishable by...
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2020-02-24
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
MDHB341IntroProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to require single-member delegate districts; altering certain standards for the drawing of legislative districts; proposing a new article to the Maryland Constitution to establish standards for the ...
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2020-02-10
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDHB832IntroProposing 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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2020-02-10
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDHB958IntroProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to require each legislative district to be subdivided into single-member delegate districts; and submitting the amendment to the qualified voters of the State for their adoption or rejection.
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2020-02-10
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDHB1332IntroProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution authorizing the General Assembly to increase or add Executive Department items in the budget bill, subject to a certain limitation; providing for the veto by the Governor of only those items relatin...
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2020-02-10
To House Appropriations Committee
MDHB1402IntroProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution relating to the selection and tenure of circuit court judges; requiring Senate confirmation of individuals appointed by the Governor to the office of judge of a circuit court; providing for conteste...
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2020-02-10
To House Judiciary 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
MDHB1431IntroProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to amend the standards to which legislative districts are required to conform; proposing adding a new article to the Maryland Constitution to require that congressional districts conform to certain ...
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2020-02-10
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDHB1495IntroProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to alter the standards for legislative districts to prohibit the accounting for certain information relating to the voting history and party affiliation of certain individuals; and submitting the am...
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2020-02-10
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDHB1491IntroProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to require congressional districts to conform to certain standards and that due regard be given to natural boundaries and boundaries of political subdivisions.
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2020-02-10
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDHB1460IntroProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to require congressional districts to conform to certain standards, to prohibit the accounting for certain information relating to the voting history and party affiliation of certain individuals, an...
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2020-02-10
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDHB1554IntroAltering the matters for which certain employee organizations representing certain Baltimore City police officers or the City of Baltimore may request arbitration; repealing certain provisions limiting the matters that may be arbitrated and prohibiti...
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2020-02-10
To House Appropriations Committee
MDHB1038IntroProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution relating to the selection and tenure of circuit court judges; altering the method of filling vacancies in the office of a judge of a circuit court; providing for retention elections following an app...
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2020-02-06
To House Judiciary Committee
MDSB283IntroProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to authorize a law that provides for the forfeiture of certain retirement benefits for a member or former member of the General Assembly who is found guilty of a crime committed while in office; inc...
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2020-02-05
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB433IntroEstablishing that a person is eligible to serve as a Senator or Delegate if the person has maintained a place of abode for a certain period under certain circumstances in the district that the person has been chosen to represent.
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2020-02-05
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB967IntroProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to amend the standards to which legislative districts are required to conform; proposing adding a new article to the Maryland Constitution to require that congressional districts conform to certain ...
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2020-02-05
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB726IntroIncreasing the amount in controversy in civil proceedings in which the right to a jury trial may be limited by legislation from more than $15,000 to more than $30,000; and submitting the amendment to the qualified voters of the State for their adopti...
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2020-02-03
To House Judiciary Committee
MDSB596IntroProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution relating to the selection, election, tenure, and continuance in office of a judge of an appellate court or a circuit court; altering the methods for filling vacancies in the offices of such judges; ...
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2020-01-31
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDSB266IntroProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to require single-member delegate districts; altering certain standards for the drawing of legislative districts; proposing a new article to the Maryland Constitution to establish standards for the ...
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2020-01-30
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB550IntroIncreasing the amount in controversy in civil proceedings in which the right to a jury trial may be limited by legislation from more than $15,000 to more than $30,000; and submitting the amendment to the qualified voters of the State for their adopti...
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2020-01-30
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB518IntroProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution relating to the selection, election, tenure, and continuance in office of a judge of an appellate court or a circuit court; altering the methods for filling vacancies in the offices of such judges; ...
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2020-01-28
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB474IntroProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to change the name of the Court of Appeals to be the Supreme Court of Maryland, to change the name of the Court of Special Appeals to be the Maryland Appellate Court, to change the name of a Judge o...
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2020-01-24
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB169IntroProviding 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 ce...
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2020-01-21
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDSB58IntroProviding 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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2020-01-20
To Senate Budget and Taxation Committee
MDHB103IntroProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to require an individual appointed by the Governor to fill a vacancy in the office of Delegate or Senator in the General Assembly to serve for the remainder of the term if the vacancy occurs after a...
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2020-01-15
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB11IntroProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to provide for retention elections for judges of the circuit courts; proposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution altering the mandatory retirement age for certain judges under certain circum...
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2020-01-14
Hearing 2/12 at 1:00 p.m. (Judiciary)
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