Trending United States National Legislation

Legislative trends for all state and federal legislative bodies across the entire United States over the last 72 hours as measured by public interest and bill activity.

PositionStateBillStatusSummaryAction
#1TNHB1000PassedAs enacted, requires a degree-granting postsecondary educational institution to designate a staff member to serve as a homeless-student liaison to assist homeless students who are enrolled in the institution, and to develop a plan to provide homeless...
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2019-05-09
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 266
#2MDSB1030PassedEstablishing principles of The Blueprint for Maryland's Future that are intended to transform Maryland's early childhood, primary, and secondary education system to the levels of the highest-performing systems; establishing a Concentration of Poverty...
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2019-05-25
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 771
#3NHHB291EngrossedEstablishing a committee to study certain findings regarding hospice and palliative care.
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2019-06-13
House Non-Concurs with Senate Amendment 1883s and 1980s (Rep. M. Smith): Motion Adopted Voice Vote 06/13/2019
#4NVAB481PassedAN ACT relating to civil actions; increasing the amount of the homestead exemption; and providing other matters properly relating thereto.
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2019-05-15
Approved by the Governor. Chapter 59.
#5OKHB2304EngrossedPublic retirement systems; Oklahoma Pension Legislation Actuarial Analysis Act; benefit increase; effective dates.
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2019-04-11
Referred to Legislative Actuary under 62 O.S., Section 3108
#6CAAB1111EngrossedAn act to add and repeal Division 14.8 (commencing with Section 23000) of the Public Resources Code, relating to outdoor recreation.
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2019-07-11
#7TXHCR148PassedDesignating June as Veteran Suicide and PTSD Awareness Month for a 10-year period beginning in 2019.
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2019-06-14
Signed by the Governor
#8KSHB2412IntroducedUpdating certain requirements relating to advanced practice registered nurses.
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2019-03-26
#9MOHB436IntroducedSpecifies that public institutions of higher education shall not require their students to pay fees related to health care if they show proof of health insurance coverage
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2019-03-25
#10WAHB1325PassedRegulating personal delivery devices.
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2019-04-30
Effective date 9/1/2019.
#11MDSB947PassedApplying the provisions of the Charles County Correctional Officers' Bill of Rights to Calvert County.
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2019-04-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 97
#12ARSB411PassedTo Prohibit Municipal Sanctuary Policies.
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2019-04-18
Notification that SB411 is now Act 1076
#13MDSB734PassedRequiring each county board of education, beginning with the 2020-2021 school year, to ensure that a certain student is screened to identify if the student is at risk for reading difficulties; requiring the screening instrument to be based on foundat...
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2019-05-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 512
#14TXHB4716PassedRelating to the municipal court of record of the City of Rowlett.
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2019-06-14
Effective immediately
#15MDSB543PassedRequiring the Maryland Department of Health to develop and implement certain security protocols and protections to prohibit certain persons from accessing certain vital records and minimize the disclosure of certain information from a certain databas...
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2019-05-25
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 759
#16MDHB704PassedAltering the definition of "student data" for purposes of the Maryland Longitudinal Data System to include juvenile delinquency and elementary and secondary school disciplinary records; adding the Department of Juvenile Services to the entities requi...
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2019-05-25
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 688
#17MDHB738PassedAltering a certain provision of law to provide that a general license to practice dental hygiene authorizes the licensee to practice dental hygiene under the general supervision of a licensed dentist in certain facilities, rather than only in a long-...
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2019-05-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 399
#18CASB30EnrolledAn act to amend Sections 297, 297.1, 298, 298.5, 298.6, 298.7, and 299.2 of, and to repeal Section 299.3 of, the Family Code, relating to domestic partnership.
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2019-07-05
Assembly amendments concurred in. (Ayes 29. Noes 0. Page 1954.) Ordered to engrossing and enrolling.
#19MDHB898VetoedAuthorizing a trustee to provide notice to a person under the Maryland Trust Act by first-class mail, personal delivery, or delivery to the person's delivery address; requiring a trustee to receive authorization in writing from a person entitled to r...
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2019-05-24
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
#20ALHB57PassedAggravated fraud, provide for the crime of, commercial law and consumer protection, securities, crimes and offenses, theft, Sec. 13A-8-220 added
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2019-05-29
Delivered to Governor at 1:33 p.m. on May 29, 2019.
#21ILHB2932IntroducedAmends the Educator Licensure Article of the School Code. Provides that, beginning with the 2019-2020 school year, an applicant seeking a Professional Educator License or an Educator License with Stipulations who holds a bachelor's degree from a regi...
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2019-05-27
#22MDSB25PassedAuthorizing the Maryland Agricultural Land Preservation Foundation, the Maryland Historical Trust, the Maryland Environmental Trust, certain other land trusts, a county, and the Department of Natural Resources to record notice of certain easements, c...
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2019-04-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 127
#23MDHB22PassedProhibiting certain departments that issue occupational licenses or certificates from denying an application for a license or certificate based solely on an applicant's criminal history if a period of 7 years or more has passed since the applicant's ...
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2019-05-25
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 568
#24MDHB47PassedRequiring the State Department of Education and the Maryland Department of Health to revise no later than August 1, 2019, the Maryland School-Based Health Center Standards to repeal the requirements that a school-based health center have a medical di...
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2019-05-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 444
#25MDHB66VetoedProhibiting a train or light engine used in the movement of freight in the same rail corridor as a high-speed passenger or commuter train from being operated in the State unless it has at least two crew members; establishing certain penalties; provid...
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2019-05-24
Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)
#26MDSB136PassedAuthorizing certain records of a corporation to be maintained by means of any information storage device, method, or electronic network or database, including a distributed electronic network or database, under certain circumstances; requiring a corp...
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2019-04-30
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 288
#27MDSB339PassedRequiring the Emergency Number Systems Board to establish certain minimum standards for records retention guidelines for 9-1-1 audio, video, text messages, and data; requiring the Board to establish minimum standards for certain 9-1-1 systems that en...
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2019-04-30
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 302
#28MDHB433PassedAltering the eligibility requirements for an individual to be certified by the Maryland Police Training and Standards Commission as a police officer to require an individual to be either a United States citizen or a permanent legal resident of the Un...
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2019-05-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 489
#29MDSB847PassedAltering a certain requirement regarding the confidentiality of certain proceedings, testimony, and other evidence; prohibiting members and staff of the Commission to Restore Trust in Policing from being required to sign a confidentiality agreement t...
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2019-05-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 459
#30MDHB605PassedRequiring the Maryland Department of Health, under certain circumstances, to include psychiatric nurse practitioners who are providing Assertive Community Treatment or mobile treatment services to certain Maryland Medical Assistance Program recipient...
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2019-05-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 479
#31MDHB625PassedAltering a certain requirement regarding the confidentiality of certain proceedings, testimony, and other evidence; prohibiting members and staff of the Commission to Restore Trust in Policing from being required to sign a confidentiality agreement t...
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2019-05-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 460
#32MDSB897PassedRenaming the University of Maryland Joint Steering Council to be the MPowering Joint Steering Council; requiring the Council to explore opportunities to create registered apprenticeship programs in nursing and other fields; requiring the Governor to ...
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2019-05-25
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 765
#33ORSB870PassedEnacts Interstate Compact for Agreement Among the States to Elect the President by National Popular Vote.
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2019-06-17
Effective date, January 1, 2020.
#34ALHB68IntroducedCivil procedure, Asbestos Trust Claims Transparency Act, disclosure of all viable asbestos trust claims required, Secs. 6-5-690 to 6-5-696 added.
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2019-03-05
#35TXHB37PassedRelating to the creation of the criminal offense of mail theft.
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2019-06-10
Effective on 9/1/19
#36ALSB425PassedHealth, treatment, Buprenorphine, guidelines for physicians, Bd. of Med. Examiners to reg., review committee established to aid in rule drafting
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2019-05-31
Assigned Act No. 2019-500.
#37TXHB341IntroducedRelating to funding for public school career and technology programs.
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2019-02-19
#38MOHB487EngrossedChanges the laws regarding the dispensing of contraceptives
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2019-04-04
Public Hearing Held (S)
#39OHHB312IntroducedTo amend sections 145.114, 742.114, 1707.01, 1707.03, 1707.04, 1707.042, 1707.10, 1707.13, 1707.161, 1707.17, 1707.19, 1707.20, 1707.21, 1707.23, 1707.24, 1707.25, 1707.26, 1707.261, 1707.27, 1707.28, 1707.29, 1707.30, 1707.31, 1707.32, 1707.34, 1707...
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2019-07-17
Introduced
#40ALHB237PassedSexual abuse, enhanced sentence for violation of sex abuse, created, Sec. 13A-6-67 am'd.
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2019-05-29
Delivered to Governor at 1:33 p.m. on May 29, 2019.
#41AZHB2523EngrossedYouth employment
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2019-04-08
Senate RULES Committee action: Proper For Consideration Amended, voting: (0-0-0-0)
#42SDSB189PassedEstablish a fund to receive civil recoveries to offset costs incurred by riot boosting, to make a continuous appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency.
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2019-03-29
Signed by the Governor on March 27, 2019 S.J. 733
#43OHHB59EnrolledTo enact section 5.2514 of the Revised Code to designate the month of April as "Ohio Native Plant Month."
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2019-06-27
Passed
#44OKSB441PassedSchools; school calendar; allowing school districts to adopt school-hours policy with a minimum number of school days. Effective date.
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2019-05-28
Approved by Governor 05/28/2019
#45PASB142IntroducedAn Act amending Title 20 (Decedents, Estates and Fiduciaries) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in general provisions relating to health care, further providing for applicability, for definitions and for criminal penalties; in living wills, ...
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2019-01-31
#46ALHB96IntroducedCrimes and offenses, marijuana, possession of, unlawful possession in first and second degree further provided, possession of marijuana in third degree created, Secs. 13A-12-214.4, 13A-12-214.5 added; Secs. 13A-12-213, 13A-12-214 am'd.
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2019-03-05
#47ALSB45PassedCivil procedure, Asbestos Trust Claims Transparency Act, disclosure of all viable asbestos trust claims required, Secs. 6-5-690 to 6-5-696 added.
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2019-05-16
Assigned Act No. 2019-261.
#48MDHJ8IntroducedStating the view of the General Assembly that Exelon Generation Company, LLC, owner of the Conowingo Dam, must pay a portion of the cleanup costs associated with the dam's federal certification and at least 25% of the costs associated with the Susque...
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2019-02-11
#49TXHB1270IntroducedRelating to the operation and movement of motorcycles on certain highways during periods of traffic congestion.
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2019-02-27
#50LASB5EngrossedExempts diapers and feminine hygiene products from sales and use tax. (1/1/21) (RRF -$14,500,000 GF RV See Note)
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2019-06-05
Notice House Conference Committee members appointed.
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