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MDSB123PassAuthorizing the State Administrator of Elections or the State Administrator's designee to investigate a potential violation of certain provisions of law prohibiting certain coordinated expenditures and donations; authorizing the State Administrator o...
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2019-05-25
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 712
MDHB878PassAltering the fees that are due for failure to file a campaign finance report, an affidavit, or an amended campaign finance report; increasing the maximum fee payable for a campaign finance report, an affidavit, or an amended campaign finance report f...
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2019-05-25
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 703
MDHB1025PassAuthorizing the State Administrator of Elections, or a designee, to investigate a potential violation of certain provisions of law prohibiting certain coordinated expenditures and donations; authorizing the State Administrator, or a designee, to issu...
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2019-05-25
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 711
MDSB1004PassAltering the date by which the Clerk of the Court of Appeals and the Clerk of the Court of Special Appeals must provide a certain notice to the State Board of Elections; repealing the requirement that the Anne Arundel County Board of Education provid...
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2019-05-25
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 770
MDSB334PassRequiring a certain appointing authority, on request, to provide a list of the names of the candidates to fill a vacancy of an elected member of a county board of education to the individual who made the request or by publication on the website of th...
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2019-05-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 496
MDSB710PassSpecifying that certain provisions of law may apply to contributions to the County Executive or the members of the County Council of Anne Arundel County or candidates for election to those offices; authorizing the County Council of Anne Arundel Count...
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2019-05-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 555
MDHB993PassSpecifying that certain provisions of law may apply to certain campaign contributions to the County Executive or the members of the County Council of Anne Arundel County or candidates for election to those offices; authorizing the County Council of A...
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2019-05-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 554
MDSB950PassAuthorizing any remaining balance in the account of a certain campaign finance entity before its termination to be paid to a certain legislative party caucus committee; requiring the authorized candidate campaign committee of a candidate who dies to ...
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2019-05-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 491
MDHB673PassProhibiting a member of the Board of License Commissioners of Frederick County or a person acting on behalf of the member, a campaign finance entity of the member, or any other campaign finance entity operated in coordination with the member from sol...
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2019-04-30
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 375
MDHB830PassRequiring the governing body of a county that exercises its authority to establish a system of public campaign financing for elective offices in the executive and legislative branches of county government to provide the funding and staff necessary fo...
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2019-04-30
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 376
MDHB176PassRequiring candidates nominated by a new political party to file a certificate of candidacy not later than 5 p.m. on the first Monday in August in the year of the general election for the office, comply with certain requirements for a certificate of c...
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2019-04-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 155
MDSB230PassRequiring local boards of elections to prepare and release a report of the unofficial results of the absentee ballot vote tabulation at the end of each day of absentee ballot canvassing.
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2019-04-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 42
MDSB921EngrossProhibiting an appointed member of the Frederick County Board of Zoning Appeals, the Frederick County Ethics Commission, the Frederick County Planning Commission, or the Board of License Commissioners of Frederick County or a person acting on behalf ...
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2019-04-01
Hearing 4/02 at 1:00 p.m. (Ways and Means)
MDHB227EngrossRepealing a prohibition on an applicant or applicant's agent making a payment to the County Executive of Prince George's County or a slate that includes the County Executive during the pendency of certain applications.
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2019-03-19
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB67IntroEstablishing the Potomac Compact for Fair Representation; providing that a compacting state is not required to comply with the Compact under certain circumstances; establishing the Congressional Districting Commission to develop a congressional distr...
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2019-03-14
Unfavorable Report by House Rules and Executive Nominations
MDHB1035IntroRequiring certain websites that implement certain politically biased algorithms to file a certain report with the State Board of Elections within 7 days after implementing the politically biased algorithm; requiring certain websites that implement po...
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2019-03-14
Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means
MDSB385IntroAltering the content requirements of the statewide voter registration application; altering the information that an electronic voter registration system is required to provide to a certain applicant; providing that a voter affiliated with a political...
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2019-03-11
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDSB582IntroRequiring the Secretary of State to certify the election of each of the presidential electors of the political party of the candidates for President and Vice President of the United States who received a certain number of the votes cast in all of the...
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2019-03-11
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDSB226EngrossAuthorizing a candidate to seek an immediate injunction against certain violations of the campaign finance laws against a certain campaign finance entity supporting the candidacy of any candidate for the same office.
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2019-03-07
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB1130IntroProhibiting persons other than individuals or campaign finance entities from directly or indirectly making contributions to campaign finance entities.
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2019-03-07
Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means; Withdrawn
MDHB26IntroAuthorizing the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore City to adopt, by law, a ranked choice voting system or an open primary system for elections for certain city offices; requiring that certain procedures apply to an open primary system; authorizing ...
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2019-03-04
Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means; Withdrawn
MDHB260IntroAuthorizing the chairman or vice chairman of the State Board of Elections to seek an injunction against a violation of the campaign finance laws; repealing the authority of the Secretary of State to seek an injunction against a violation of the campa...
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2019-03-04
Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means
MDHB1321IntroRepealing a prohibition on applicants for a certain video lottery operation license, holders of a certain video lottery operation license, and persons who own an interest in the operation of a video lottery facility in the State from directly or indi...
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2019-02-27
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB784IntroRequiring the Attorney General to communicate to the public accurate information to correct certain materially false statements about endorsements or voting requirements under certain circumstances; requiring information communicated by the Attorney ...
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2019-02-12
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB925IntroRequiring certain candidates for President or Vice President of the United States to file copies of certain federal income tax returns and written consent for the disclosure of those federal income tax returns with the State Board of Elections no lat...
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2019-02-12
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB1017IntroEstablishing a system of public financing of campaigns for candidates for election to the General Assembly; establishing certain powers and duties of the State Board of Elections; requiring a candidate who seeks to qualify for public financing to fil...
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2019-02-12
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB1026IntroRequiring the State Department of Assessments and Taxation to electronically transmit the names of all businesses that are registered with the Department to the State Board of Elections in a certain manner; requiring the State Board to electronically...
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2019-02-12
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB676IntroProhibiting lawyers and law firms from making contributions, directly or indirectly to the campaign finance entity of a candidate for the office of judge of the circuit court or a slate that includes a member who is a candidate for the office of judg...
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2019-02-07
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB535IntroProposing 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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2019-02-06
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB624IntroAuthorizing the Montgomery County Council to adopt, by law, a ranked choice voting method or approval voting method for elections for certain local offices; defining "ranked choice voting" and "approval voting"; and authorizing a local law adopting r...
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2019-02-06
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDSB373IntroProposing 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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2019-02-05
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB414IntroEstablishing a system of public financing of campaigns for certain General Assembly candidates; requiring the State Board of Elections to administer the system; requiring the Comptroller to credit to the Fair Campaign Financing Fund money collected u...
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2019-02-05
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB225IntroClarifying the definition of "campaign material" by providing that, to meet the definition of "campaign material", the text, graphics, or other images contained in the material must primarily relate to campaign activity for an election.
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2019-01-31
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB261IntroClarifying the definition of "campaign material" by providing that, to meet the definition of "campaign material", the text, graphics, or other images contained in the material must primarily relate to campaign activity for an election.
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2019-01-25
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB208IntroAuthorizing the authorized candidate campaign committee of an elected official who dies in office to transfer a cumulative amount of up to $24,000 from the remaining balance in the account of the authorized candidate campaign committee to one or more...
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2019-01-24
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB210IntroRequiring that, if an elected official dies in office and the deceased official's spouse is appointed in accordance with applicable law to succeed the deceased official in the office, the deceased official's authorized candidate campaign committee be...
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2019-01-24
To House Ways and Means Committee
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