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Legislation Sponsorship Type Sort Chamber Sort
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
HB0009
Title
Maryland Horse Industry Board - Breeding Stables and Horse Establishments - Definitions
Sponsor
Delegate Guyton
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
HB0033 (SB0153)
Title
Criminal Law - Abuse or Neglect of a Vulnerable Adult - Causing Severe Emotional Distress
Sponsor
Delegate Guyton
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
HB0057
Title
Animal Shelters - Standards of Operation
Sponsor
Delegate Chang
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
HB0068
Title
North Point State Park - Deer Bow Hunting Season - Establishment
Sponsor
Delegate Grammer
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
HB0114
Title
Agriculture - Animal Shelters - Waiver of Adoption Fee
Sponsor
Delegate Long
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
HB0171 (SB0286)
Title
Crimes Against Animals - Interference With Livestock
Sponsor
Delegate Guyton
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
HB0173
Title
Natural Resources - Sunday Hunting
Sponsor
Chair, Environment and Transportation Committee
5 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
HB0412
Title
Purse Dedication Account - Maryland Horse Industry Fund - Retired Racehorses
Sponsor
Delegate Krimm
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
HB0445
Title
Animal Welfare - Declawing Cats - Prohibited Acts
Sponsor
Delegate Charkoudian
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
HB0459
Title
Criminal Law - Victims of Human Trafficking - Affirmative Defense
Sponsor
Delegate Cain
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
HB0547 (SB0455)
Title
Health - Maryland Children's Service Animal Program - Establishment
Sponsor
Delegate Barron
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
HB0589
Title
Solid Waste Management - Organics Recycling and Waste Diversion - Food Residuals
Sponsor
Delegate Charkoudian
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
HB0687 (SB0597)
Title
Agriculture - Cost-Sharing Program - Fixed Natural Filter Practices
Sponsor
Delegate Stein
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
HB0712 (SB0260)
Title
Labor and Employment - Leave With Pay - Bereavement Leave (Family Bereavement Act)
Sponsor
Delegate Boyce
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
HB0827
Title
Montgomery County – Agricultural Reserve – Deer Management Permits MC 06–20
Sponsor
Montgomery County Delegation
4 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
HB0836
Title
Sewage Treatment Plants - Effluent Discharges - Impacts on Midge Populations
Sponsor
Delegate Grammer
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
HB0863
Title
Natural Resources - Organized Hunting Contests - Restrictions
Sponsor
Delegate Stein
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
HB0897 (SB0353)
Title
Black Bear Damage Reimbursement Fund - Pets
Sponsor
Delegate Beitzel
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
HB0955
Title
Snare Traps – Prohibition Against Use, Sale, Possession, Setting, Placing, or Maintaining – Alterations
Sponsor
Delegate Hornberger
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
HB0992 (SB0997)
Title
Civil Actions - Tortious Injury to or Death of Pet - Compensatory Damages (Buddy's Law)
Sponsor
Delegate Kipke
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
HB1056
Title
Racing and Community Development Act of 2020
Sponsor
Speaker
6 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
HB1129 (SB0500)
Title
Talbot County - Turkey and Deer Hunting - Sundays
Sponsor
Delegate Mautz
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
HB1130 (SB0312)
Title
Talbot County - Sunday Hunting - Deer Bow Hunting Season
Sponsor
Delegate Mautz
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
HB1179
Title
Public Health - Unborn Human Beings and Infants (Humane Disposition of Human Remains Act)
Sponsor
Delegate Cox
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
HB1304
Title
Baltimore County - Hunting - Deer Management Permits
Sponsor
Delegate Brooks
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
HB1436 (SB0426)
Title
Baltimore County - Hunting - Nongame Birds and Mammals
Sponsor
Delegate Brooks
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
HB1438
Title
Agriculture – Processing of Poultry Litter for Alternative Use
Sponsor
Delegate Jacobs
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
HB1459
Title
Vehicle Laws - Injury or Death of Vulnerable Individual - Penalties
Sponsor
Delegate Malone
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
HB1537 (SB0814)
Title
Criminal Law – Humane Society and Animal Control Officers – Education and Training Requirements
Sponsor
Delegate Chang
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
HB1543 (SB0912)
Title
Environment – Climate Crisis and Education Act
Sponsor
Delegate Fraser-Hidalgo
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
HJ0003 (SJ0003)
Title
Natural Resources - Fishing - Wild-Caught Blue Catfish
Sponsor
Delegate Stein
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
SB0023
Title
Business Regulation - Trademarks, Service Marks, and Trade Names - Registration
Sponsor
Chair, Finance Committee
5 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
SB0086
Title
Natural Resources - Fishing and Hunting Rights
Sponsor
Senator Simonaire
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
SB0090
Title
Maryland Veterans Service Animal Program - Definitions
Sponsor
Senator Simonaire
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
SB0127
Title
Vehicle Laws – Cats and Dogs Left Unattended – Authorized Removal
Sponsor
Senator Reilly
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
SB0128
Title
Local Government – Animal Control Facilities – Adoption Fee Waiver for Veterans (Pets for Vets Act of 2020)
Sponsor
Senator Simonaire
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
SB0153 (HB0033)
Title
Criminal Law - Abuse or Neglect of a Vulnerable Adult - Causing Severe Emotional Distress
Sponsor
Senator West
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
SB0188
Title
Public Health - Misbranded Food - Meat Products
Sponsor
Senator Gallion
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
SB0260 (HB0712)
Title
Labor and Employment - Leave With Pay - Bereavement Leave (Family Bereavement Act)
Sponsor
Senator Washington
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
SB0286 (HB0171)
Title
Crimes Against Animals - Interference With Livestock
Sponsor
Senator Hester
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
SB0312 (HB1130)
Title
Talbot County - Sunday Hunting - Deer Bow Hunting Season
Sponsor
Senator Eckardt
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
SB0353 (HB0897)
Title
Black Bear Damage Reimbursement Fund - Pets
Sponsor
Senator Edwards
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
SB0426 (HB1436)
Title
Baltimore County - Hunting - Nongame Birds and Mammals
Sponsor
Senator West
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
SB0427
Title
Baltimore County - Hunting - Deer Management Permits
Sponsor
Senator West
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
SB0455 (HB0547)
Title
Health - Maryland Children's Service Animal Program - Establishment
Sponsor
Senator Pinsky
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
SB0500 (HB1129)
Title
Talbot County - Turkey and Deer Hunting - Sundays
Sponsor
Senator Eckardt
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
SB0505
Title
Crimes Against Animals – Interference With Equines
Sponsor
Senator Hough
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
SB0597 (HB0687)
Title
Agriculture - Cost-Sharing Program - Fixed Natural Filter Practices
Sponsor
Senator Young
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
SB0625
Title
Business Regulation – Retail Pet Stores – Internet Sales of Domestic Animals (No More Puppy– and Kitten–Mills Act of 2020)
Sponsor
Senator Kramer
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
SB0626
Title
Retail Pet Stores - Transportation of Cats and Dogs by Common Carrier - Prohibition
Sponsor
Senator Kramer
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
SB0729
Title
Public Health - Prohibition on Testing Cosmetics on Animals
Sponsor
Senator Lam
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
SB0814 (HB1537)
Title
Criminal Law - Humane Society and Animal Control Officers - Education and Training Requirements
Sponsor
Senator Waldstreicher
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
SB0912 (HB1543)
Title
Environment - Climate Crisis and Education Act
Sponsor
Senator Kramer
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
SB0928
Title
Environment – Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation Construction or Expansion – Manure Transport Plan Requirement
Sponsor
Senator Pinsky
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
SB0987
Title
Racing and Community Development Act of 2020
Sponsor
Senator Guzzone
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
SB0997 (HB0992)
Title
Civil Actions - Tortious Injury to or Death of Pet - Compensatory Damages (Buddy's Law)
Sponsor
Senator Simonaire
2 2
Bill/Chapter (Cross/Chapter)
SJ0003 (HJ0003)
Title
Natural Resources – Fishing – Wild–Caught Blue Catfish
Sponsor
Senator Guzzone
2 2
Bill/Chapter
(Cross/Chapter)
Title Sponsor Sponsorship Type Sort Chamber Sort Current Status Org Committees & Hearings Opp Committees & Hearings
HB0009 Maryland Horse Industry Board - Breeding Stables and Horse Establishments - Definitions Delegate Guyton 2 2 In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation; Withdrawn
Environment and Transportation
HB0033 (SB0153) Criminal Law - Abuse or Neglect of a Vulnerable Adult - Causing Severe Emotional Distress Delegate Guyton 2 2 In the House - Hearing 1/21 at 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
1/21/2020 - 1:00 PM
HB0057 Animal Shelters - Standards of Operation Delegate Chang 2 2 In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation; Withdrawn
Environment and Transportation
HB0068 North Point State Park - Deer Bow Hunting Season - Establishment Delegate Grammer 2 2 In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation; Withdrawn
Environment and Transportation
HB0114 Agriculture - Animal Shelters - Waiver of Adoption Fee Delegate Long 2 2 In the House - Hearing 2/12 at 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
2/12/2020 - 1:00 PM
HB0171 (SB0286) Crimes Against Animals - Interference With Livestock Delegate Guyton 2 2 In the House - Hearing 1/23 at 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
1/23/2020 - 1:00 PM
HB0173 Natural Resources - Sunday Hunting Chair, Environment and Transportation Committee 5 2 In the House - Hearing 2/12 at 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
2/12/2020 - 1:00 PM
HB0412 Purse Dedication Account - Maryland Horse Industry Fund - Retired Racehorses Delegate Krimm 2 2 In the House - Hearing 2/12 at 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
2/12/2020 - 1:00 PM
HB0445 Animal Welfare - Declawing Cats - Prohibited Acts Delegate Charkoudian 2 2 In the House - Hearing 2/19 at 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
2/19/2020 - 1:00 PM
HB0459 Criminal Law - Victims of Human Trafficking - Affirmative Defense Delegate Cain 2 2 In the House - Hearing 2/11 at 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
2/11/2020 - 1:00 PM
HB0547 (SB0455) Health - Maryland Children's Service Animal Program - Establishment Delegate Barron 2 2 In the House - Hearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
2/26/2020 - 1:00 PM
HB0589 Solid Waste Management - Organics Recycling and Waste Diversion - Food Residuals Delegate Charkoudian 2 2 In the House - Hearing 2/19 at 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
2/19/2020 - 1:00 PM
HB0687 (SB0597) Agriculture - Cost-Sharing Program - Fixed Natural Filter Practices Delegate Stein 2 2 In the House - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
2/25/2020 - 1:00 PM
HB0712 (SB0260) Labor and Employment - Leave With Pay - Bereavement Leave (Family Bereavement Act) Delegate Boyce 2 2 In the House - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.
Economic Matters
2/25/2020 - 1:00 PM
HB0827 Montgomery County – Agricultural Reserve – Deer Management Permits MC 06–20 Montgomery County Delegation 4 2 In the House - First Reading Environment and Transportation
Environment and Transportation
HB0836 Sewage Treatment Plants - Effluent Discharges - Impacts on Midge Populations Delegate Grammer 2 2 In the House - Hearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
2/26/2020 - 1:00 PM
HB0863 Natural Resources - Organized Hunting Contests - Restrictions Delegate Stein 2 2 In the House - Hearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
2/26/2020 - 1:00 PM
HB0897 (SB0353) Black Bear Damage Reimbursement Fund - Pets Delegate Beitzel 2 2 In the House - Hearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
2/26/2020 - 1:00 PM
HB0955 Snare Traps – Prohibition Against Use, Sale, Possession, Setting, Placing, or Maintaining – Alterations Delegate Hornberger 2 2 In the House - Hearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
2/26/2020 - 1:00 PM
HB0992 (SB0997) Civil Actions - Tortious Injury to or Death of Pet - Compensatory Damages (Buddy's Law) Delegate Kipke 2 2 In the House - Hearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
2/26/2020 - 1:00 PM
HB1056 Racing and Community Development Act of 2020 Speaker 6 2 In the House - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m. (Ways and Means)
Ways and Means
2/25/2020 - 1:00 PM
Appropriations
HB1129 (SB0500) Talbot County - Turkey and Deer Hunting - Sundays Delegate Mautz 2 2 In the House - Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/10/2020 - 1:00 PM
HB1130 (SB0312) Talbot County - Sunday Hunting - Deer Bow Hunting Season Delegate Mautz 2 2 In the House - Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/10/2020 - 1:00 PM
HB1179 Public Health - Unborn Human Beings and Infants (Humane Disposition of Human Remains Act) Delegate Cox 2 2 In the House - Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
3/13/2020 - 1:00 PM
HB1304 Baltimore County - Hunting - Deer Management Permits Delegate Brooks 2 2 In the House - First Reading Environment and Transportation
Environment and Transportation
HB1436 (SB0426) Baltimore County - Hunting - Nongame Birds and Mammals Delegate Brooks 2 2 In the House - First Reading Environment and Transportation
Environment and Transportation
HB1438 Agriculture – Processing of Poultry Litter for Alternative Use Delegate Jacobs 2 2 In the House - Hearing 3/04 at 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/04/2020 - 1:00 PM
HB1459 Vehicle Laws - Injury or Death of Vulnerable Individual - Penalties Delegate Malone 2 2 In the House - Hearing 3/04 at 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
3/04/2020 - 1:00 PM
HB1537 (SB0814) Criminal Law – Humane Society and Animal Control Officers – Education and Training Requirements Delegate Chang 2 2 In the House - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/06/2020 - 1:00 PM
HB1543 (SB0912) Environment – Climate Crisis and Education Act Delegate Fraser-Hidalgo 2 2 In the House - Hearing 3/12 at 1:00 p.m. (Economic Matters) and Hearing canceled (Environment and Transportation)
Economic Matters
3/12/2020 - 1:00 PM
Environment and Transportation
HJ0003 (SJ0003) Natural Resources - Fishing - Wild-Caught Blue Catfish Delegate Stein 2 2 In the House - Hearing 2/24 at 2:00 p.m.
Rules and Executive Nominations
2/24/2020 - 2:00 PM
SB0023 Business Regulation - Trademarks, Service Marks, and Trade Names - Registration Chair, Finance Committee 5 2 In the House - First Reading Economic Matters
Finance
1/16/2020 - 1:00 PM
Economic Matters
SB0086 Natural Resources - Fishing and Hunting Rights Senator Simonaire 2 2 In the House - First Reading Environment and Transportation
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
1/23/2020 - 1:00 PM
Environment and Transportation
SB0090 Maryland Veterans Service Animal Program - Definitions Senator Simonaire 2 2 In the House - First Reading Health and Government Operations
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
1/23/2020 - 1:00 PM
Health and Government Operations
SB0127 Vehicle Laws – Cats and Dogs Left Unattended – Authorized Removal Senator Reilly 2 2 In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
Judicial Proceedings
1/21/2020 - 2:00 PM
SB0128 Local Government – Animal Control Facilities – Adoption Fee Waiver for Veterans (Pets for Vets Act of 2020) Senator Simonaire 2 2 In the House - First Reading Environment and Transportation
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
1/29/2020 - 1:00 PM
Environment and Transportation
SB0153 (HB0033) Criminal Law - Abuse or Neglect of a Vulnerable Adult - Causing Severe Emotional Distress Senator West 2 2 In the Senate - Hearing 1/22 at 3:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
1/22/2020 - 3:00 PM
SB0188 Public Health - Misbranded Food - Meat Products Senator Gallion 2 2 In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Finance
Finance
2/06/2020 - 1:00 PM
SB0260 (HB0712) Labor and Employment - Leave With Pay - Bereavement Leave (Family Bereavement Act) Senator Washington 2 2 In the Senate - Hearing 2/13 at 1:00 p.m.
Finance
2/13/2020 - 1:00 PM
SB0286 (HB0171) Crimes Against Animals - Interference With Livestock Senator Hester 2 2 In the Senate - Hearing 2/05 at 2:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
2/05/2020 - 2:00 PM
SB0312 (HB1130) Talbot County - Sunday Hunting - Deer Bow Hunting Season Senator Eckardt 2 2 In the Senate - Hearing 3/04 at 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/04/2020 - 1:00 PM
SB0353 (HB0897) Black Bear Damage Reimbursement Fund - Pets Senator Edwards 2 2 In the Senate - Second Reading Passed
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/11/2020 - 1:00 PM
SB0426 (HB1436) Baltimore County - Hunting - Nongame Birds and Mammals Senator West 2 2 In the Senate - Hearing 3/04 at 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/04/2020 - 1:00 PM
SB0427 Baltimore County - Hunting - Deer Management Permits Senator West 2 2 In the Senate - Hearing 3/04 at 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/04/2020 - 1:00 PM
SB0455 (HB0547) Health - Maryland Children's Service Animal Program - Establishment Senator Pinsky 2 2 In the Senate - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.
Finance
2/18/2020 - 1:00 PM
SB0500 (HB1129) Talbot County - Turkey and Deer Hunting - Sundays Senator Eckardt 2 2 In the Senate - Hearing 3/04 at 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/04/2020 - 1:00 PM
SB0505 Crimes Against Animals – Interference With Equines Senator Hough 2 2 In the Senate - Hearing 2/13 at 12:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
2/13/2020 - 12:00 PM
SB0597 (HB0687) Agriculture - Cost-Sharing Program - Fixed Natural Filter Practices Senator Young 2 2 In the Senate - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/25/2020 - 1:00 PM
SB0625 Business Regulation – Retail Pet Stores – Internet Sales of Domestic Animals (No More Puppy– and Kitten–Mills Act of 2020) Senator Kramer 2 2 In the Senate - Hearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m.
Finance
2/27/2020 - 1:00 PM
SB0626 Retail Pet Stores - Transportation of Cats and Dogs by Common Carrier - Prohibition Senator Kramer 2 2 In the Senate - Hearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m.
Finance
2/27/2020 - 1:00 PM
SB0729 Public Health - Prohibition on Testing Cosmetics on Animals Senator Lam 2 2 In the Senate - Hearing 3/12 at 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/12/2020 - 1:00 PM
SB0814 (HB1537) Criminal Law - Humane Society and Animal Control Officers - Education and Training Requirements Senator Waldstreicher 2 2 In the Senate - Hearing 3/03 at 12:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
3/03/2020 - 12:00 PM
SB0912 (HB1543) Environment - Climate Crisis and Education Act Senator Kramer 2 2 In the Senate - Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m. (Budget and Taxation)
Budget and Taxation
3/11/2020 - 1:00 PM
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
SB0928 Environment – Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation Construction or Expansion – Manure Transport Plan Requirement Senator Pinsky 2 2 In the Senate - Hearing 2/19 at 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/19/2020 - 1:00 PM
SB0987 Racing and Community Development Act of 2020 Senator Guzzone 2 2 In the Senate - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
2/25/2020 - 1:00 PM
SB0997 (HB0992) Civil Actions - Tortious Injury to or Death of Pet - Compensatory Damages (Buddy's Law) Senator Simonaire 2 2 In the Senate - First Reading Senate Rules
Rules
SJ0003 (HJ0003) Natural Resources – Fishing – Wild–Caught Blue Catfish Senator Guzzone 2 2 In the Senate - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/25/2020 - 1:00 PM
Denotes enacted legislation
Last Updated: 2/18/2020 12:08 PM