Maryland Subject | Industry and Technology

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
MDHB31PassEstablishing the Resiliency Hub Grant Program in the Maryland Energy Administration to develop resiliency hubs that serve low- and moderate-income households at no cost to the households; defining "resiliency hub" as a location where solar photovolta...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 734
MDHB133PassProhibiting, on or after October 1, 2023, a person from supplying, selling, or offering for sale a high-PAH sealant product for application to a driveway or parking area in the State; prohibiting, on or after October 1, 2023, a person from applying o...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 709
MDSB256PassEstablishing the Resiliency Hub Grant Program in the Maryland Energy Administration to develop resiliency hubs that serve low- and moderate-income households at no cost to the households; defining "resiliency hub" as a location where solar photovolta...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 735
MDHB213PassAltering the definition of a "health information exchange" as used in provisions of law governing the confidentiality of medical records; and providing that regulations governing the privacy and security of protected health information obtained or re...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 718
MDSB372PassProhibiting, on or after October 1, 2023, a person from supplying, selling, or offering for sale a high-PAH sealant product for application to a driveway or parking area in the State; prohibiting on or after October 1, 2023, a person from applying or...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 710
MDSB461PassRenaming the Pricing and Selection Committee for Blind Industries and Services of Maryland and the Employment Works Program to be the Pricing and Selection Committee for Preferred Providers; requiring that Maryland Correctional Enterprises provide th...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 528
MDHB696PassEstablishing an electric school bus pilot program; requiring the Public Service Commission to implement and administer the pilot program; authorizing investor-owned electric companies to apply to the Commission to implement an electric school bus pil...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 570
MDHB723PassRenaming the Pricing and Selection Committee for Blind Industries and Services of Maryland and the Employment Works Program to be the Pricing and Selection Committee for Preferred Providers; requiring that Maryland Correctional Enterprises provide th...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 527
MDHB685PassAltering the calculation of certain funding for certain regional resource centers and each county public library system for certain fiscal years; and requiring, beginning January 1, 2024, each public library to offer at least one type of service alon...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 496
MDHB866PassRegulating the use of genetic data by direct-to-consumer genetic testing companies, including by requiring a direct-to-consumer genetic testing company to provide consumers with clear and complete information regarding the company's policies and proc...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 501
MDHB1163VetoRequiring a teacher preparation program to include certain training related to teaching in a virtual learning environment as a component of instruction; providing that a county board of education may authorize a county superintendent of schools to pr...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-05-27
Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)
MDSB926VetoRequiring the Apprenticeship and Training Council and consultants to the Council to include representation by individuals who are Black and Latino; establishing the Apprenticeship 2030 Commission to examine and make recommendations to expand access t...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-05-27
Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)
MDSB146PassProhibiting a person from stopping, standing, or parking a vehicle that is not a plug-in electric drive vehicle plugged into charging equipment in a parking space that is designated by certain signage indicating for the use of plug-in electric drive ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-05-16
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 417
MDHB379PassAuthorizing employees of the Maryland Agricultural and Resource-Based Industry Development Corporation and the Maryland Clean Energy Center to enroll and participate in the health insurance benefit options established under the State Employee and Ret...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-05-16
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 445
MDHB869PassRequiring the Department of the Environment's Wetlands and Waterways Program Division to study permitting for ecological restoration projects; requiring the Department to report on its findings and recommendations to the Governor and the General Asse...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-05-16
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 465
MDSB826PassEstablishing the Maryland Watermen's Microloan Program in the Maryland Agricultural and Resource-Based Industry Development Corporation to provide loans to qualified commercial fishermen to continue commercial operations in the State; providing, begi...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-05-16
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 384
MDSB179PassExtending to 30 years the maximum duration of an energy performance contract by a unit of State government.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 247
MDSB453PassEstablishing the Maryland Makerspace Initiative Program in the Maryland Technology Development Corporation to encourage the establishment of makerspaces throughout the State; authorizing the Corporation to partner with a certain entity to provide tec...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 322
MDSB473PassAltering the minimum threshold for a qualified donation or pledge made to a research endowment of a nonprofit institution of higher education for purposes of the Maryland E-Nnovation Initiative Program if the nonprofit institution of higher education...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 249
MDHB730PassAltering the minimum threshold for a qualified donation or pledge made to a research endowment of a nonprofit institution of higher education for purposes of the Maryland E-Nnovation Initiative Program if the nonprofit institution of higher education...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 248
MDSB823PassRequiring pharmacy benefits managers or group purchasing organizations, rather than pharmacy services administrative organizations, to submit contracts between pharmacy services administrative organizations and pharmacy benefits managers or group pur...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 308
MDHB973PassRequiring pharmacy benefits managers or group purchasing organizations, rather than pharmacy services administrative organizations, to submit contracts between pharmacy services administrative organizations and pharmacy benefits managers or group pur...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 307
MDHB52PassProhibiting a person from purchasing, selling, offering for sale, or possessing with the intent to sell parts or products of certain animal species under certain circumstances, subject to certain exceptions; requiring that fines and restitution impo...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-04-21
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 235
MDSB207PassEstablishing certain cybersecurity standards applicable to insurance carriers, including health maintenance organizations and third-party administrators; requiring a carrier to take certain actions related to cybersecurity, including developing, impl...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-04-21
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 231
MDHB389PassRequiring a procurement officer, in an invitation for bids or a request for proposals, to include a certain summary of the factors used to determine the expected degree of minority business enterprise participation for the contract; requiring the Gov...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-04-21
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 155
MDSB381PassProhibiting a person from purchasing, selling, offering for sale, or possessing with the intent to sell certain parts or products of certain animal species under certain circumstances, subject to certain exceptions; requiring that fines and restitut...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-04-21
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 236
MDSB437PassRequiring the University of Maryland Extension to hire an extension agent dedicated to urban farm production methods and crop management and an extension agent dedicated to urban farm and agribusiness management; requiring the agents to perform certa...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-04-21
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 173
MDSB487PassRequiring a procurement officer, in an invitation for bids or a request for proposals, to include a certain summary of the factors used to determine the expected degree of minority business enterprise participation for the contract; requiring the Gov...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-04-21
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 156
MDHB540PassRequiring the University of Maryland Extension to hire an extension agent dedicated to urban farm production methods and crop management and an extension agent dedicated to urban farm and agribusiness management; requiring the agents to perform certa...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-04-21
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 172
MDSB617PassRequiring a local school system to provide equivalent access to digital tools for students with disabilities, including the development, purchase, and provision of certain digital tools that are directly connected to student instruction; requiring a ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-04-21
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 215
MDSB391PassEstablishing the purpose of the More Jobs for Marylanders Program; altering the circumstances under which and the period of time for which the Department of Commerce may provide a qualified business entity a certificate certifying that an eligible pr...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-04-21
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 136
MDSB191PassAltering the definition of "economic development program" for purposes of certain data collection, tracking, and reporting requirements of the Maryland Jobs Development Act to include certain tax credit programs; altering the purpose of the Purple Li...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-04-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 116
MDSB753Engross

Sine Die
Requiring the Maryland Higher Education Commission, in consultation with the Cybersecurity Association of Maryland, Inc., on or before July 1 each year, beginning in 2023, to identify certification trends in information technology and cybersecurity s...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-04-11
Third Reading Passed (128-3)
MDHB547Engross

Sine Die
Requiring a local school system to provide equivalent access to digital tools for students with disabilities, including developing, purchasing, and providing digital tools that are directly connected to student instruction; requiring a local school s...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-04-09
To Senate Rules Committee
MDSB528PassRequiring the State to reduce statewide greenhouse gas emissions by altering statewide greenhouse gas emissions goals, establishing of a net-zero statewide greenhouse gas emissions goal, developing certain energy efficiency and emissions reduction re...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-04-09
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 38
MDSB11Engross

Sine Die
Establishing the Workgroup on Online Consumer Personal Information Privacy to review current practices of business entities relating to the collection, use, storage, disclosure, analysis, deletion, and modification of online personal information of c...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-04-08
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
MDSB945Engross

Sine Die
Requiring the Department of the Environment's Wetlands and Waterways Program Division to study permitting for ecological restoration projects; requiring the Department to report its findings and recommendations to the Governor and the General Assembl...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-04-08
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDSB417Engross

Sine Die
Authorizing employees of the Maryland Agricultural and Resource-Based Industry Development Corporation and the Maryland Clean Energy Center to enroll and participate in the health insurance benefit options established under the State Employee and Ret...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-04-06
Motion Special Order until 4/11 (Delegate Luedtke) Adopted
MDHB1280Engross

Sine Die
Authorizing a student who is enrolled at a public high school to satisfy a graduation requirement to earn credits in mathematics by completing a credit in a certain college preparatory computer science or computer programming course if enrolled in th...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-04-05
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB1384Engross

Sine Die
Establishing the Industry 4.0 Technology Grant Program in the Department of Commerce to provide grants to small and medium-sized manufacturing enterprises to assist those manufacturers with implementing new Industry 4.0 technology or related infrastr...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-04-04
To Senate Rules Committee
MDSB841Engross

Sine Die
Establishing a goal for Morgan State University to achieve the status of doctoral university with very high research activity as identified by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education by sustaining annual research expenditures ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-23
To House Appropriations Committee
MDSB318Engross

Sine Die
Requiring certain county boards of education to consider the pursuit of certain certificates, certifications, or apprenticeships as the equivalent of pursuing postsecondary education; requiring certain county boards to provide a method for certain in...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-22
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB88Engross

Sine Die
Establishing certain State policy goals with regard to the State's electric distribution system; requiring the Public Service Commission and the Maryland Energy Administration to provide assistance and support to electric companies for applying for a...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-21
To Senate Finance Committee
MDSB990Intro

Sine Die
Establishing certain limitations on certain retailers relating to the sale of electronic smoking devices; prohibiting the advertisement or promotion of electronic smoking devices in certain outdoor locations and in publications where 15% of the reade...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-21
Withdrawn by Sponsor
MDSB159Engross

Sine Die
Requiring each authorized prescriber who receives a financial gratuity or incentive from a pharmaceutical distributor or manufacturer to submit to the health occupations board that licenses the prescriber a financial disclosure document within 30 day...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-18
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB428Engross

Sine Die
Prohibiting the State Board of Elections from approving a contract with an election service provider unless the contract includes a clause requiring the election service provider to report to the State Administrator of Elections if any stage in the m...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-18
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB43Engross

Sine Die
Requiring the Department of General Services to establish and periodically update standards for State buildings to conserve energy and minimize adverse impacts on birds; requiring the Maryland Green Building Council to include the standards in any re...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-17
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB693Intro

Sine Die
Repealing Maryland income tax modifications for certain deductions for the cost of business property that is treated as an expense for federal income tax purposes; and applying the Act to all taxable years beginning after December 31, 2021.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-14
Withdrawn by Sponsor
MDHB904Intro

Sine Die
Requiring certain State-related institutions to submit annually a certain financial disclosure report and a certain supplemental report for public institutions of postsecondary education to certain entities under certain circumstances; requiring a St...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-14
Withdrawn by Sponsor
MDSB948Intro

Sine Die
Establishing an electric school bus pilot program; requiring the Public Service Commission to implement and administer the pilot program; authorizing investor-owned electric companies to apply to the Commission to implement an electric school bus pil...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-14
To Senate Finance Committee
Syndicate content
feedback