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MDHB28PassAltering the information to be included in the Health Care Disparities Policy Report Card to include disparities in morbidity and mortality rates for dementia; requiring the Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities to publish health data that...
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2021-05-30
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 744
MDSB5PassAltering the information to be included in the Health Care Disparities Policy Report Card to include disparities in morbidity and mortality rates for dementia; requiring the Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities to publish health data that...
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2021-05-30
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 745
MDHB231PassEstablishing that the discovery or perception of, or belief about, another person's race, color, national origin, sex, gender identity, or sexual orientation, whether or not accurate, does not constitute legally adequate provocation to mitigate a kil...
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2021-05-30
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 369
MDHB309PassAltering a certain provision of law requiring the Maryland Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities to collaborate with the Maryland Health Care Commission to publish a report card that includes racial and ethnic composition data on individua...
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2021-05-30
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 761
MDSB520PassRequiring that the Director of the Behavioral Health Administration's annual report on behavioral health services for children and young adults in the State include certain information relating to outpatient and substance-related disorders program se...
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2021-05-30
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 482
MDSB565PassAltering a certain provision of law requiring the Maryland Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities to collaborate with the Maryland Health Care Commission to publish and provide a certain report card to require the Office to also collaborate...
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2021-05-30
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 762
MDSB674PassAltering the membership of the Commission on Environmental Justice and Sustainable Communities; requiring the Commission's membership to reflect the diversity of the State to the extent practicable; requiring the Commission to meet at least six times...
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2021-05-30
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 635
MDHB1207PassAltering the membership of the Commission on Environmental Justice and Sustainable Communities; requiring the Commission's membership to reflect the diversity of the State to the extent practicable; requiring the Commission to meet at least six times...
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2021-05-30
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 634
MDHB1243PassRequiring that the Director of the Behavioral Health Administration's annual report on behavioral health services for children and young adults in the State include certain information relating to outpatient and substance-related disorders program se...
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2021-05-30
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 481
MDSB100PassEstablishing the Task Force on Oral Health in Maryland to study access to dental services for all State residents, identify areas lacking in dental services for a significant number of people, identify barriers to receiving services, analyze the impa...
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2021-05-30
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 600
MDSB946PassEstablishing the Historic St. Mary's City Fort to 400 Commission to plan and conduct observances commemorating the 400th year of Maryland's founding in 2034; requiring the membership of the Commission to reflect the diversity of the State to the exte...
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2021-05-30
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 688
MDHB1364PassEstablishing the Historic St. Mary's City Fort to 400 Commission to plan and conduct observances in 2034 commemorating the 400th anniversary of Maryland's founding; requiring the membership of the Commission to reflect the diversity of the State to t...
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2021-05-30
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 687
MDSB697PassRepealing a prohibition on counting a certain minority business enterprise as both a woman-owned business and a business owned by a member of an ethnic or racial group for purposes of the State Minority Business Enterprise Program; and requiring the ...
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2021-05-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 322
MDHB297PassExtending the time for the submission of the final report to December 1, 2023, of the Maryland Lynching Truth and Reconciliation Commission and extending the termination date for the Commission to June 30, 2024.
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2021-04-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 92
MDHB171Engross

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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; requiring certain discipline-related data to be available as a data download; requiring the ...
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2021-04-12
Motion Special Order until Next Session (Senator Hershey) Adopted
MDHB527Engross

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Altering the duties of the St. Mary's County Human Relations Commission with regard to encouraging and ensuring the equal treatment of all people; and requiring the Commission to maintain a list on a publicly accessible website of protected classes o...
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2021-04-12
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDSB98Intro

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Prohibiting a county board, public prekindergarten program or primary or secondary school, or nonpublic prekindergarten program or primary or secondary school that receives State funds from discriminating against a person, refusing enrollment of, exp...
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2021-04-08
Favorable with Amendments Report by Judicial Proceedings
MDSB46Engross

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Establishing that the discovery or perception of, or belief about, another person's race, color, national origin, sex, gender identity, or sexual orientation, whether or not accurate, does not constitute legally adequate provocation to mitigate a kil...
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2021-04-02
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDSB796Engross

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Altering a certain provision of law requiring the Maryland Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities to collaborate with the Maryland Health Care Commission to publish and provide a certain report card to require the report card to include the...
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2021-03-24
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1258Intro

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Declaring certain findings related to Health Enterprise Zones; requiring the Governor to include $68,000,000 in the annual budget bill for fiscal year 2023 for waiting list services for individuals with developmental disabilities; requiring the Secre...
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2021-03-14
Withdrawn by Sponsor
MDSB766Intro

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Requiring each member of the State Board of Elections to have at least 5 years of experience in administering elections and have extensive knowledge of State election laws; establishing the position of Racial Equity Coordinator within the State Board...
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2021-03-03
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB155Engross

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Prohibiting a county board, public prekindergarten program, primary or secondary school, or nonpublic prekindergarten program or primary or secondary school that receives State funds from discriminating against a person, refusing enrollment of a pros...
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2021-02-26
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB1204Intro

Sine Die
Requiring the Maryland Transportation Plan to include achieving equity in the transportation sector in the State transportation goals; requiring the State Report on Transportation to include certain measurable transportation indicators; requiring the...
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2021-02-25
To House Environment and Transportation Committee
MDSJ2Intro

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Urging the Mayor and Town Council of the Town of Indian Head to rename the Town in order to better reflect the State of Maryland's respect of indigenous history, culture, and persons.
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2021-02-23
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB662Intro

Sine Die
Establishing the Commission on Multicultural Education to develop standards and a model statewide curriculum for multicultural education and a certain framework for teachers and students; requiring the Commission to conduct certain research and devel...
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2021-02-12
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB1276Intro

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Requiring the Maryland Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) to study and make recommendations on best practices and model policies, including those addressing emergency responder training, for the culturally sensitive inclusion of minority communities ...
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2021-02-12
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB534Intro

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Establishing the Healthy Maryland Program as a public corporation and a unit of State government; stating that the General Assembly finds that millions of dollars have been diverted or wasted as part of a multipayer health care system; stating that i...
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2021-02-11
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1046Intro

Sine Die
Requiring the Maryland Police Training and Standards Commission in consultation with the Maryland Statistical Analysis Center to expand the model policy against race-based traffic stops to include traffic stops based on national origin, religion, gen...
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2021-02-10
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB1249Intro

Sine Die
Requiring each member of the State Board of Elections to have at least 5 years of experience in administering elections and have extensive knowledge of State election laws; establishing the position of Racial Equity Coordinator within the State Board...
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2021-02-10
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB1099Intro

Sine Die
Establishing the Historic African American Cemeteries Preservation Fund to identify, preserve, restore, protect, maintain, or commemorate graves, monuments, or markers at historic African American cemeteries; requiring the Department of Planning to a...
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2021-02-06
To House Appropriations Committee
MDSB33Intro

Sine Die
Requiring the Special Secretary for the Office of Small, Minority, and Women Business Affairs, in consultation with the Secretary of Transportation and the Attorney General, to establish a certain overall percentage participation goal for certain min...
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2021-02-02
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB930Intro

Sine Die
Specifying that, at any meeting of a local department of social services during which the removal of a child from the child's home is discussed, certain information is required to be redacted and is prohibited from being referenced; requiring the loc...
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2021-02-02
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB950Intro

Sine Die
Requiring the State Court Administrator to ensure that each judge in the State receives certain annual training to increase community and cultural awareness.
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2021-02-02
To House Judiciary Committee
MDSB94Intro

Sine Die
Establishing local health district boards in each local health planning agency; prohibiting certain funding for local health district boards from being included in certain local health services funding; requiring a local health planning agency to pro...
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2021-01-11
To Senate Budget and Taxation Committee
MDSB260Intro

Sine Die
Establishing the Police Officers' Performance Review Board as an independent board that functions in the Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services; requiring the Board to require all law enforcement agencies to collect certain data on cer...
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2020-12-28
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
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