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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
MDSB739VetoAltering the membership of the State Board of Education to add two regular members who are certified teachers with certain experience and a parent of a student enrolled in a public school; prohibiting the two teacher members from being employed by th...
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2018-05-25
Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)
MDSB105PassAltering the membership of the State Advisory Council on Hereditary and Congenital Disorders; requiring that the Secretary of Health, rather than the Governor, make appointments to the Advisory Council; and prohibiting the Secretary from appointing v...
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2018-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 660
MDHB829PassProhibiting a municipality from requiring an individual to provide a reason that the individual will be unable to vote in person on election day in order to vote by absentee ballot.
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2018-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 746
MDSB730PassProhibiting a municipality from requiring an individual to provide a certain reason in order to vote by absentee ballot.
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2018-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 745
MDHB743PassAuthorizing a simple majority of the members of the Board of License Commissioners for Harford County to approve or deny an application for a per diem license in a certain formal meeting or, with a certain written voting record, through oral or writt...
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2018-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 648
MDHB1717PassAltering the definition of "personal information" for purposes of certain provisions of law governing the protection of information by government agencies to exclude voter registration numbers.
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 552
MDHB1278PassRequiring the State Board of Elections to conduct an audit of the accuracy of the voting system's tabulation of votes by completing a certain audit of electronic ballot images and a certain manual audit after each statewide general election; requirin...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 523
MDHB76PassRequiring that certain actions of the Baltimore County Board of Education be taken at a public meeting; requiring that any action of the county board be recorded by a voice vote or a roll call vote of certain members of the county board; requiring th...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 368
MDHB575PassAuthorizing a declaration of a condominium to provide for the suspension of the use of certain common elements by a unit owner that is more than 60 days in arrears in the payment of any assessment due; requiring a declaration containing a certain sus...
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2018-04-24
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 345
MDSB258PassMaking unenforceable certain provisions of certain condominium governing documents and other documents relating to asserting certain claims against a developer or vendor; applying the Act prospectively; etc.
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2018-04-24
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 347
MDHB77PassMaking unenforceable certain provisions of certain condominium governing documents and other documents relating to asserting certain claims against a developer or vendor; applying the Act prospectively; etc.
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2018-04-24
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 346
MDHB178PassAllowing a dispensary in Montgomery County to sell draft beer in refillable and nonrefillable containers and wine in refillable containers; repealing the prohibition in the county on issuing certain licenses for use in conjunction with or on the prem...
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2018-04-10
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 125
MDSB333EngrossAltering certain requirements for canvassing provisional ballots when an individual casts more than one ballot for the same election; requiring a local board of elections to review all documents relating to an individual to verify certain ballots if ...
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2018-04-09
Third Reading Passed with Amendments (137-0)
MDSB865EngrossClarifying the term of a certain director of a corporation elected to fill a vacancy; altering the authority of and circumstances in which certain holders of stock may take certain action or consent to a certain action by delivering a consent in writ...
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2018-04-09
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
MDSB790EngrossAltering the State song to be the historical State song.
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2018-04-09
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations
MDHB1095IntroClarifying the term of a certain director of a corporation elected to fill a vacancy; altering the authority of and circumstances in which certain holders of stock may take certain action or consent to a certain action by delivering a consent in writ...
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2018-04-09
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
MDSB1048PassRedesignating electronic voter registration agencies as automatic voter registration agencies; requiring automatic voter registration agencies to inform an applicant completing an applicable transaction that the applicant shall be registered to vote ...
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2018-04-05
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 19
MDSJ7IntroApplying to the U.S. Congress for an amendments convention called under Article V of the U.S. Constitution, on the application of the legislatures of two-thirds of the several states, to propose an amendment to the U.S. Constitution that affirms ever...
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2018-04-02
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDHJ11EngrossApplying to the U.S. Congress for an amendments convention called under Article V of the U.S. Constitution, on the application of the legislatures of two-thirds of the several states, to propose an amendment to the U.S. Constitution that authorizes r...
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2018-04-02
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
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
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
MDHB186EngrossRepealing certain authority of the Prince George's County Executive to appoint a vice chair of the Prince George's County Board of Education; requiring the elected members of the county board to elect a vice chair of the county board from among the e...
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2018-03-28
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB940EngrossAltering the circumstances under which a local board of elections is authorized to provide election judges who are not registered with either the majority party or principal minority party and election judges who are minors.
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2018-03-27
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDSB1126IntroRequiring the State Board of Elections approved absentee ballot application to require the applicant to provide certain information; repealing a provision of law requiring a local board of elections to provide an absentee ballot by facsimile transmis...
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2018-03-22
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB513IntroProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution relating to the selection and tenure of circuit court judges; requiring an appointment of a circuit court judge to be subject to Senate confirmation; providing for a retention election following an ...
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2018-03-16
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn
MDSB357IntroRequiring a jury commissioner to provide prospective juror information concerning individuals who are not citizens of the United States to the State Board of Elections within 5 days after receiving the information; requiring the State Administrator t...
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2018-03-15
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDSB1061IntroAllowing voters who have declined to affiliate with a political party to affiliate with a party at any time individuals may register to vote; requiring an election judge to follow certain procedures to determine the voter's qualifications if a voter ...
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2018-03-15
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs; Withdrawn
MDSB1015IntroAuthorizing the State Lottery and Gaming Control Commission to adopt certain regulations related to fantasy competitions; authorizing, subject to a certain referendum, the Commission to authorize the holder of a certain license to offer fantasy compe...
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2018-03-14
Unfavorable Report by Budget and Taxation; Withdrawn
MDHB1779IntroProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution increasing to 73 years from 70 years the mandatory retirement age for judges under certain circumstances; proposing an addition to the Maryland Constitution to provide for the application of certain...
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2018-03-14
To House Judiciary Committee
MDSB591IntroRequiring the State Board of Elections approved absentee ballot application to require the applicant to provide any one of three forms of identification, the last four digits of the applicant's Social Security number, Maryland driver's license number...
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2018-03-12
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDSB592IntroCreating a Joint Committee on Election Oversight to study, examine and identify ways in which the State Board of Elections and local boards can improve election administration and campaign finance regulation; providing for the membership and staffing...
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2018-03-12
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDHB1444IntroRequiring certain political parties to allow voters not affiliated with the party to vote in the party's primary; providing that an individual may vote only in the primary election of a single political party; etc.
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2018-03-12
Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means
MDHB1326IntroRequiring individuals who apply to register to vote after June 30, 2018, to submit proof of United States citizenship; providing that individuals who are not citizens of the United States are not qualified to be registered voters; requiring an applic...
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2018-03-12
Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means
MDHB1563IntroRequiring an election judge to establish a voter's identity and verify the voter's address if the voter seeks to vote a regular ballot; requiring an election judge to qualify a voter by requesting the voter to present a current government-issued phot...
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2018-03-12
Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means
MDHB390IntroGranting the Town of Damascus concurrent jurisdiction to enforce certain zoning laws within its boundaries; requiring a two-thirds majority vote of the district council and the county planning board for certain zoning action to be taken within the To...
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2018-03-05
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation; Withdrawn
MDHB1007IntroAltering the fee which a homeowners association may impose for a certain inspection from $50 to $100; establishing that a homeowners association shall be composed of all lot owners and that the bylaws may authorize the delegation of any power of the ...
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2018-03-02
Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.
MDHB1787IntroRequiring the State Treasurer to ensure that any shares held by the State are voted in favor of shareholder resolutions that ask companies to adopt policies refusing to do business with governments engaging in genocide or crimes against humanity; req...
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2018-03-02
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDSB95IntroProhibiting certain meetings of a council of unit owners of a condominium or a homeowners association to be held on less than 30 days of notice; requiring certain meeting notices for condominiums and homeowners associations to include a copy of the p...
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2018-03-01
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDSB883IntroAltering the fee which a homeowners association may impose for a certain inspection from $50 to $100; establishing that a homeowners association shall be composed of all lot owners and that the bylaws may authorize the delegation of any power of the ...
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2018-03-01
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB767IntroRequiring the State Board of Elections to conduct an annual audit of certain voter registration infrastructure to identify any security vulnerabilities; requiring the State Board to mitigate any security vulnerabilities identified in the audit; requi...
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2018-02-27
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB1427IntroRequiring the election judges to make a reasonable effort to ensure that every tenth voter at a polling place uses a ballot marking device that is accessible to voters with disabilities.
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2018-02-27
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB1658IntroRequiring the State Board of Elections approved absentee ballot application to require the applicant to provide certain information; repealing a provision of law requiring a local board of elections to provide an absentee ballot by facsimile transmis...
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2018-02-27
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB5IntroRequiring a landlord to provide a residential tenant with a voter registration application and information regarding voter registration when the tenant takes possession of the residential property.
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2018-02-26
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation; Withdrawn
MDSB190IntroRequiring that a list of registered voters be provided to an international election observer on receipt of certain documentation; requiring an election judge to protect an international election observer's rights; requiring an election judge to allow...
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2018-02-21
Recommitted to Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (Senator Conway)
MDSB246IntroProviding that a State employee may take part in political management or in political campaigns, subject to certain exceptions; prohibiting certain employees of the State Board of Elections or a local board of elections from requesting from, receivin...
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2018-02-20
Hearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m.
MDSB594IntroProposing 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; submitting this amendment to the qualified voters of the State for...
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2018-02-15
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB950IntroProhibiting in Harford County a license holder whose premises are used as a polling place from exercising any privilege conferred by the license on the day of an election when the polls are open.
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2018-02-15
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; Withdrawn
MDSB547IntroRequiring that elections be conducted by mail; requiring the State Board of Elections, in consultation with the local boards of elections, to select a certain voting system; requiring the State Board to adopt certain regulations; requiring local boar...
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2018-02-15
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB542IntroRequiring the State Board of Elections to adopt regulations establishing a program to inform certain eligible detainees in correctional facilities of upcoming elections and how the eligible detainees may exercise the right to vote; requiring that the...
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2018-02-13
To House Ways and Means Committee
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