About Legislation

Legislation Introduced during the
2017 Regular Session

BillsSB0001 - SB1198
Joint ResolutionsSJ0001 - SJ0008

BillsHB0001 - HB1661
Joint ResolutionsHJ0001 - HJ0009
Simple ResolutionsHS0001

Enacted Legislation
ChaptersCH0001 - CH0002
Joint ResolutionsJR0001

Status of All Legislation

Information may not be available for all numbers in each range.

Sponsorship for bills proposed by the Governor and state agencies is listed with the official title of a legislator rather than the Governor due to requirements in the Maryland Constitution. For these bills sponsorship is shown as:

  • The Speaker (By Request of Administration)
  • The President (By Request of Administration)
  • Committee Chair (By Request of Department)

The Legislative Process

Look Up - 2017 Regular Session

Legislation Passed by Both Chambers

Total: 95 Bills and 1 Resolution

HB0005Private Passenger Motor Vehicle Liability Insurance - Enhanced Underinsured Motorist CoverageReturned Passed
HB0074Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 2014 - Baltimore County - Chesapeake High StadiumReturned Passed
HB0119Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority - Washington Metrorail Safety Commission - Establishment and CompactPassed Enrolled
HB0150Budget Bill (Fiscal Year 2018)Passed Enrolled
HB0152Budget Reconciliation and Financing Act of 2017Passed Enrolled
HB0201Employees' and Teachers' Pension Systems - Reformed Contributory Pension Benefit - Service Credit Purchase ClarificationReturned Passed
HB0202State Retirement and Pension System - Authority to Arrange Custody of Investments and Procurement ExemptionReturned Passed
HB0267Program Open Space - Authorized Transfer to the Maryland Heritage Areas Authority Financing Fund - IncreaseReturned Passed
HB0271Maryland Transit Administration - Farebox Recovery Rate - RepealReturned Passed
HB0363Recordation and Transfer Taxes - Exemptions - Property Conveyed From Sole Proprietorship to Limited Liability CompanyReturned Passed
HB0395Child Care Subsidy Program - Alternative Methodology - ReportReturned Passed
HB0418Child Care Subsidy Program - Reimbursement Rate AdjustmentsReturned Passed
HB0448Maryland Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Program - Account ClarificationsReturned Passed
HB0472Income Tax Credit - Qualified Farms - Food Donation Pilot ProgramReturned Passed
HB0503State Budget - Appropriations - Income Tax Revenue Estimate Cap and Revenue Stabilization AccountReturned Passed
HB0516Workgroup to Study the Implementation of Universal Access to Prekindergarten for 4-Year-OldsReturned Passed
HB0572Howard County - Property Tax Credit for Commercial Real Property - Flood Damage Ho. Co. 9-17Returned Passed
HB0642Civil Actions - Child Sexual Abuse - Statute of Limitations and Required FindingsReturned Passed
HB0683Income Tax - Credit for Nurse Practitioner or Licensed Physician in Preceptorship Program - AlterationsReturned Passed
HB0684Education - State Grants for Education AidPassed Enrolled
HB0924Natural Resources - Oyster Management - Prohibited ActionsReturned Passed
HB0978Education - Accountability - Consolidated State Plan and Support and Improvement Plans (Protect Our Schools Act of 2017)Passed Enrolled
HB1083Health - Family Planning Services - Continuity of CareReturned Passed
HB1109Teachers' Retirement and Pension Systems - County Boards of Education PaymentsReturned Passed
HB1325Oil and Natural Gas - Hydraulic Fracturing - ProhibitionReturned Passed
HB1433Local Income Tax Overpayments - Local Reserve Account Repayment - ForgivenessReturned Passed
SB0017Unemployment Insurance - Eligibility for Benefits - Business Operation ClosingsThird Reading Passed
SB0022Criminal Procedure - Criminal Injuries Compensation Board - Claimant Award BasisReturned Passed
SB0024Public Safety - Eyewitness Identification Policies - Repeal of Submission RequirementReturned Passed
SB0037Funds - Obsolete Provisions - RepealReturned Passed
SB0061Health Insurance - Coverage for Digital TomosynthesisThird Reading Passed
SB0070Unemployment Insurance - Exemption From Covered Employment - Youth Sports WorkersThird Reading Passed
SB0072Workers' Compensation - Tiered Rating Plans and Merit Rating PlansThird Reading Passed
SB0073Estates and Trusts - Share of Intestate Estate Inherited by Surviving SpouseThird Reading Passed
SB0082Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - RenamingThird Reading Passed
SB0087Maryland Tourism Development Board - Destination Marketing Organization Officials - Voting RightsThird Reading Passed
SB0106Carroll County - Local Government Tort Claims ActReturned Passed
SB0109Procurement - Prohibitions on ParticipationThird Reading Passed
SB0128Public Health - Required Temperatures for Sale of Crab Meat - RepealThird Reading Passed
SB0137State Government - Maryland Uniform Electronic Legal Materials ActThird Reading Passed
SB0140St. Mary's County - Local Plumbing Code - RepealThird Reading Passed
SB0163St. Mary's County - Electricians and Board of Electrical Examiners - RepealThird Reading Passed
SB0165Code Revision - Maryland Vehicle Law - PenaltiesReturned Passed
SB0182Baltimore City and Charles, Prince George's, and Harford Counties - Recall of Former Judge for Temporary Assignment - EligibilityReturned Passed
SB0183Mold Remediation Services Providers - Licensure and Program EvaluationThird Reading Passed
SB0184Energy Efficiency Programs - Calculation of Program Savings and Consideration of Cost-EffectivenessReturned Passed
SB0185Public Health - Repeal of AIDS Education Program for Persons Convicted of Drug- or Sex-Related CrimesThird Reading Passed
SB0189Maryland Insurance Administration - Sunset Review - Required Reports and Repeal of Preliminary Evaluation RequirementThird Reading Passed
SB0190Elevator Safety Review Board - Sunset Extension, Program Evaluation, and Reporting RequirementThird Reading Passed
SB0194Workers' Compensation - Medical Benefits - Payment of Medical Services and TreatmentThird Reading Passed
SB0198Frederick County - Alcoholic Beverages - Sunday Hours of SaleThird Reading Passed
SB0204PenMar Development Corporation - Dissolution - Authority of Washington County Over Fort RitchieThird Reading Passed
SB0206Financial Institutions - Qualifications of Directors of Commercial Banks - ResidencyThird Reading Passed
SB0209Frederick County - Beer and Wine Licenses - BarbershopsThird Reading Passed
SB0211Cecil County - Orphans' Court Judges - Travel Expense AllowanceThird Reading Passed
SB0218Public Utilities - Water Companies and Sewage Disposal Companies - Rate Cases and ProceedingsThird Reading Passed
SB0255State Retirement and Pension System - Authority to Arrange Custody of Investments and Procurement ExemptionThird Reading Passed
SB0256Employees' and Teachers' Pension Systems - Reformed Contributory Pension Benefit - Service Credit Purchase ClarificationThird Reading Passed
SB0257Program Open Space - Authorized Transfer to the Maryland Heritage Areas Authority Financing Fund - IncreaseThird Reading Passed
SB0262Public Health - Mobile Food Service Facilities - Licensing and Inspection by County Health DepartmentsThird Reading Passed
SB0291Maryland Environmental Service - Collective BargainingThird Reading Passed
SB0293Child Care Subsidy Program - Alternative Methodology - ReportThird Reading Passed
SB0294Child Care Subsidy Program - Reimbursement Rate AdjustmentsThird Reading Passed
SB0313Economic Development - Maryland Energy Innovation InstituteThird Reading Passed
SB0344Maryland Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Program - Account ClarificationsThird Reading Passed
SB0347Charles County - State's Attorney's Office and Child Support Enforcement Administration - Transfer of PersonnelThird Reading Passed
SB0369Maryland Patient Referral Law - Compensation Arrangements Under Federally Approved Programs and ModelsThird Reading Passed
SB0372Carroll County - Detention Center - Polygraph TestingReturned Passed
SB0382State Employee and Retiree Health and Welfare Benefits Program - Participation by Satellite OrganizationsThird Reading Passed
SB0399Employees' Pension System - Purchase of Credit for Eligibility Service - Legislative EmployeesThird Reading Passed
SB0426Workers' Compensation - Permanent Total Disability - Survival of ClaimThird Reading Passed
SB0435Higher Education - St. Mary's College of Maryland - Governing AuthorityThird Reading Passed
SB0448State Retirement and Pension System - Small Procurements - Medical Evaluations for Disability Retirement BenefitsThird Reading Passed
SB0453Frederick County - Alcoholic Beverages - Restaurants - Average Daily ReceiptsThird Reading Passed
SB0473Calvert County - Bonding AuthorityThird Reading Passed
SB0481Corporations - Maryland General Corporation Law - Miscellaneous ProvisionsThird Reading Passed
SB0484Maryland Transit Administration - Farebox Recovery Rate - RepealThird Reading Passed
SB0493Annual Curative BillReturned Passed
SB0494Annual Corrective BillReturned Passed
SB0516State Government - Maryland Manual - Revisions (Maryland Manual Modernization Act)Third Reading Passed
SB0559Baltimore County - Alcoholic Beverages - Issuance of Licenses Near Places of WorshipThird Reading Passed
SB0580State Personnel - Leap Year - Personal LeaveThird Reading Passed
SB0600Public Health - Maternal Mental HealthThird Reading Passed
SB0631Criminal Law - Animal Abuse Emergency Compensation Fund - EstablishmentThird Reading Passed
SB0649Public Utilities - Telephone Lifeline Service - RevisionsReturned Passed
SB0782Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 2014 - Baltimore County - Chesapeake High StadiumThird Reading Passed
SB0815State Board of Pharmacy - Registered Pharmacy Technicians - Exemption for Pharmacy StudentsThird Reading Passed
SB0816Cecil County - Alcoholic Beverages - Beer, Wine, and Liquor Tasting LicenseThird Reading Passed
SB0819Queen Anne's County - Alcoholic Beverages Inspectors - Qualifications, Powers, and DutiesThird Reading Passed
SB0820Queen Anne's County - Alcoholic Beverages - Class D Beer, Wine, and Liquor and Class 9 Limited Distillery LicensesThird Reading Passed
SB0858Commercial Law - Maryland Antitrust Act - Indirect PurchasersThird Reading Passed
SB0884Maryland Financial Consumer Protection CommissionThird Reading Passed
SB0919President Jimmy Carter Cancer Treatment Access ActThird Reading Passed
SB0968Health Insurance - Coverage Requirements for Behavioral Health Disorders - ModificationsThird Reading Passed
SB0997Pharmacists - Substitution and Dispensing of Biological ProductsThird Reading Passed
SJ0005Attorney General - Powers - Maryland Defense Act of 2017Signed by the President and the Speaker - Joint Resolution 1

March 28, 2017 6:19 P.M.