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MDSB5PassRequiring the Governor annually to proclaim the fourth Thursday in March as Tuskegee Airmen Commemoration Day; and requiring the proclamation to urge educational and cultural organizations to observe Tuskegee Airmen Commemoration Day through appropri...
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2022-04-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 67
MDHB227PassEstablishing Juneteenth National Independence Day as a State legal holiday and State employee holiday.
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2022-04-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 64
MDHB479PassRequiring the Governor annually to proclaim the fourth Thursday in March as Tuskegee Airmen Commemoration Day; and requiring the proclamation to urge educational and cultural organizations to observe Tuskegee Airmen Commemoration Day through appropri...
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2022-04-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 68
MDHB834Engross

Sine Die
Requiring the Department of the Environment to establish a certain period of time as SepticSmart Week; requiring the Department to use certain educational materials and other resources during SepticSmart Week to promote community awareness regarding ...
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2022-03-22
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB484Engross

Sine Die
Requiring the Governor annually to proclaim October 5 as Dashain Day, a festival originating in Nepal that celebrates and symbolizes victory of good over evil.
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2022-03-21
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHJ5Intro

Sine Die
Declaring that the General Assembly pays tribute to and honors the men and women who died in the attack on Pearl Harbor, the past and present residents of Maryland who defended our nation during the attack, and those who served in the armed forces of...
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2022-02-28
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDHB319Intro

Sine Die
Requiring the Governor annually to proclaim August 31 as Overdose Awareness Day as part of a global event that aims to raise awareness of drug overdoses, reduce the stigma of drug-related death, and acknowledge the grief felt by families and friends ...
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2022-02-16
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB548Intro

Sine Die
Requiring the Governor annually to proclaim July 1 as Montford Point Marines Commemoration Day.
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2022-02-16
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB565Intro

Sine Die
Replacing references to Columbus Day in certain provisions of law with references to Indigenous Peoples' Day; and establishing that Indigenous Peoples' Day is to be observed on October 12 or, if the United States Congress designates another day for ...
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2022-02-16
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDSB100Intro

Sine Die
Requiring the Governor annually to proclaim August 31 as Overdose Awareness Day.
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2022-02-11
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSJ1Intro

Sine Die
Commemorating Apraxia Awareness Day on May 14 by encouraging citizens of the State to work within their communities to increase awareness and understanding of childhood apraxia of speech.
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2022-02-11
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB470Intro

Sine Die
Requiring the Governor annually to proclaim October 5 as Dashain Day, a festival originating in Nepal that celebrates and symbolizes victory of good over evil.
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2022-02-11
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
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