Elections (G1)

2015 Regular Session

Total Bills: 80

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Number / Chapter
(Cross File / Chapter)
 
TitlePrimary SponsorStatusOriginal House
and Hearing Dates
Opposite House
and Hearing Dates
HB0029Election Law - Voter Registration and Absentee Voting - Proof of CitizenshipDelegate SchulzIn the House - First Reading Ways and MeansWays and Means
HB0043Election Law - Petitions - Prohibited ActionsDelegate RosenbergIn the Senate - Hearing 3/26 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/11/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/26/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB0063Presidential Elections - Agreement Among the States to Elect the President by National Popular Vote - RepealDelegate O'DonnellIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and MeansWays and Means
2/11/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB0073 / CH0396
    (SB0192)
Voters' Rights Protection Act of 2015Delegate RosenbergApproved by the Governor - Chapter 396Ways and Means
2/11/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
HB0085Montgomery County - Board of Education - Primary Election Ballots MC 6-15Montgomery County DelegationIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means; WithdrawnWays and Means
HB0141Election Law - 2016 Presidential Primary Election - Early VotingDelegate O'DonnellIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and MeansWays and Means
2/11/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB0185
    (SB0667)
Real-Time Transparency Act of 2015Delegate CarrIn the House - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/18/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB0218Election Law - Days of Early VotingDelegate MorhaimIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means; WithdrawnWays and Means
2/18/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB0219Independent Expenditures and Electioneering Communications - Registration and ReportingDelegate MorhaimIn the House - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/18/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB0226
    (SB0311)
Election Law - Casting of Ballot by Mail - Public CommunicationsDelegate MorhaimIn the House - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/18/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB0239
    (SB0271)
Election Law - Use of Campaign Funds for Meeting and Conference ExpensesDelegate Howard, C.In the Senate - First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsWays and Means
2/18/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
HB0253Election Law - Voter Registration - Interstate Crosscheck ProgramDelegate McDonoughIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and MeansWays and Means
2/18/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB0267Legislative and Congressional Districting - Standards and ProcessesDelegate AfzaliIn the House - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.Rules and Executive Nominations
3/2/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB0284 / CH0082Election Law - Local Petitions - Advance Determination of Sufficiency of Local Law or Charter Amendment SummaryDelegate FlanaganApproved by the Governor - Chapter 82Ways and Means
2/18/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/26/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB0294Election Law - Contributions - DisclosureDelegate MorhaimIn the House - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/18/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB0373Real Property - Candidates and Campaign Volunteers - Access to Private Residential AreasDelegate TarlauIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
2/24/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB0396
    (SB0204 / CH0332)
Election Law - Primary Election Dates in the Presidential Election YearDelegate TurnerVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Ways and Means
2/18/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
HB0409Election Law - Primary Elections and Early Voting - DatesDelegate ParrottIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and MeansWays and Means
2/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB0427Voters' Legislative Districting Panel - EstablishmentDelegate FlanaganIn the House - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.Rules and Executive Nominations
3/2/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB0428Voters' Congressional Districting Panel - EstablishmentDelegate FlanaganIn the House - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.Rules and Executive Nominations
3/2/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB0485 / CH0312
    (SB0593)
Election Law - Fair Campaign Financing Fund - Income Tax CheckoffSpeakerApproved by the Governor - Chapter 312Ways and Means
3/4/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/31/2015 - 2:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
HB0573
    (SB0518)
Fair Elections ActDelegate LuedtkeIn the House - Hearing 3/04 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/4/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB0595
    (SB0529)
Special Elections for United States Senate Vacancies ActDelegate MoonIn the House - Hearing 3/04 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/4/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB0604
    (SB0166)
General Assembly - Special Election to Fill a Vacancy in OfficeDelegate MoonIn the House - Hearing 3/04 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/4/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB0610Elections - Study Commission on the Redistricting Process in MarylandDelegate McComasIn the House - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.Rules and Executive Nominations
3/2/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB0626Election Law - Political Party - Retention of StatusDelegate MoonIn the House - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB0769 / CH0454Election Law - Persons Doing Public Business - Statements of ContributionsDelegate TurnerApproved by the Governor - Chapter 454Ways and Means
2/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/26/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB0775 / CH0275Inaugural Committees - Donations and Disbursements - DisclosureDelegate FrickApproved by the Governor - Chapter 275Ways and Means
2/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/26/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB0850
    (SB0448)
Congressional Districts - Standards and ProcessDelegate GutierrezIn the House - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.Rules and Executive Nominations
3/2/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB0864 / CH0109
    (SB0020)
Kent County - Board of Elections - MembershipDelegate JacobsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 109Ways and Means
2/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
HB0880
    (SB0096)
Election Law - Early Voting Centers - ParkingDelegate LisantiIn the Senate - First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsWays and Means
2/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
HB0884 / CH0463Election Law - Counting of Properly Cast BallotsDelegate LisantiApproved by the Governor - Chapter 463Ways and Means
2/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/26/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB0891Voting Disclosure Act of 2015Delegate McDonoughIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
3/18/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
HB0906Legislative and Congressional Districting - Standards and ProcessesDelegate MieleIn the House - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.Rules and Executive Nominations
3/2/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB0921House Legislative Districts - Single MemberDelegate ParrottIn the House - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.Rules and Executive Nominations
3/2/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB0980
    (SB0340)
Election Law - Voting Rights - Ex-FelonsDelegate McCrayVetoed by the Governor (Policy)Ways and Means
3/11/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
HB0997
    (SB0680)
Blue Ribbon Commission on Voting, Openness, Transparency, and Equality (VOTE) in ElectionsDelegate HixsonIn the House - Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/11/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB1008Recreational Hunting and Fishing License Applications - Voter RegistrationDelegate MautzIn the House - Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/11/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB1017Election Law - Qualification of Voters - Proof of IdentityDelegate ParrottIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and MeansWays and Means
3/11/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB1018Election Law - Early Voting Centers and Polling Places - Waiting Times to VoteDelegate HixsonIn the House - Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/11/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB1034Prince George's County - Public Ethics - Governing Bodies of Municipal Corporations Exercising Zoning Authority PG 420-15Prince George's County DelegationIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation; WithdrawnEnvironment and Transportation
HB1049Voter Registration Act of 2015Delegate HixsonIn the House - Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/11/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB1064Election Law - Audits of Election ResultsDelegate HixsonIn the House - Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/11/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB1067Public Service Commission - Membership - Selection and TermDelegate GlennIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
3/12/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB1070General Assembly - Filling of VacancyDelegate VitaleIn the House - Hearing cancelledWays and Means
HB1071Circuit Court Judges - Election, Qualifications, and Term of OfficeDelegate HillIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; WithdrawnJudiciary
3/18/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
HB1076Election Law - Voter Registration and Absentee Voting - Proof of CitizenshipDelegate ParrottIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and MeansWays and Means
3/11/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB1088Election Law - Campaign Finance - Coordinated Expenditures Between Candidates and Outside Spending OrganizationsDelegate EbersoleIn the House - Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/11/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
HB1265Election Law - Campaign Finance Violations - Injunctive ReliefDelegate WestIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive Nominations
HJ0002
    (SJ0002)
United States Constitution - Democracy AmendmentDelegate HixsonIn the Senate - First Reading Senate RulesRules and Executive Nominations
3/2/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Rules
SB0005 / CH0318Election Law - Canvass of Votes - Public ObservationSenator BatesApproved by the Governor - Chapter 318Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/5/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
SB0020
    (HB0864 / CH0109)
Kent County - Board of Elections - MembershipSenator HersheyVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/5/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
SB0047Election Law - Fair Campaign Financing Fund - Income Tax CheckoffSenator BrochinIn the Senate - Hearing 2/04 at 2:00 p.m. (Budget and Taxation)Budget and Taxation
2/4/2015 - 2:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
SB0096
    (HB0880)
Election Law - Early Voting Centers - ParkingSenator NormanIn the Senate - Hearing 2/12 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/12/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
SB0097 / CH0009Election Law - Counting of Properly Cast BallotsSenator NormanApproved by the Governor - Chapter 9Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/12/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
SB0099Congressional Districting ProcessSenator NormanIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs; WithdrawnEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/12/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
SB0166
    (HB0604)
General Assembly - Special Election to Fill a Vacancy in OfficeSenator FeldmanIn the Senate - Hearing 2/19 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/19/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
SB0192
    (HB0073 / CH0396)
Voters' Rights Protection Act of 2015Senator PinskyIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/19/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Rules and Executive Nominations
SB0193Election Law - Local Petitions - Advance Determination of Sufficiency of Local Law or Charter Amendment SummarySenator BatesVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/19/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
SB0204 / CH0332
    (HB0396)
Election Law - Primary Election Dates in the Presidential Election YearSenator ConwayApproved by the Governor - Chapter 332Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/19/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
SB0259Election Law - Deadline Date for Withdrawal of Certificate of CandidacySenator JenningsIn the Senate - Hearing 2/19 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/19/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
SB0271
    (HB0239)
Election Law - Use of Campaign Funds for Meeting and Conference ExpensesSenator KelleyIn the Senate - Recommitted to Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (Senator Conway)Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/19/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
SB0311
    (HB0226)
Election Law - Casting of Ballot by Mail - Public CommunicationsSenator RosapepeIn the Senate - Hearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/26/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
SB0340
    (HB0980)
Election Law - Voting Rights - Ex-FelonsSenator ConwayVetoed by the Governor (Policy)Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/26/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
SB0448
    (HB0850)
Congressional Districts - Standards and ProcessSenator KelleyIn the Senate - Hearing 3/05 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/5/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
SB0518
    (HB0573)
Fair Elections ActSenator PinskyIn the Senate - Hearing 3/05 at 1:00 p.m. (Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs)Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/5/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
SB0519Public Funding and Small Donor Act for General Assembly ElectionsSenator PinskyIn the Senate - Hearing 3/05 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/5/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
SB0529
    (HB0595)
Special Elections for United States Senate Vacancies ActSenator RaskinIn the Senate - Hearing 3/05 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/5/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
SB0593
    (HB0485 / CH0312)
Election Law - Fair Campaign Financing Fund - Income Tax CheckoffPresidentIn the Senate - Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m. (Budget and Taxation)Budget and Taxation
3/10/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
SB0667
    (HB0185)
Real-Time Transparency Act of 2015Senator YoungIn the Senate - Hearing 3/05 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/5/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
SB0679Election of Circuit Court Judges - Nonpartisan General ElectionSenator RaskinIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings; WithdrawnJudicial Proceedings
3/10/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
SB0680
    (HB0997)
Blue Ribbon Commission on Voting, Openness, Transparency, and Equality (VOTE) in ElectionsSenator RaskinIn the Senate - Hearing 3/05 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/5/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
SB0711Election Law - Voting by Absentee Ballot - Prepaid Postage for the Return of BallotsSenator RaskinIn the Senate - Senate Requests House RecedeEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/19/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
4/1/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
SB0754Election Law - Campaign Finance Reports - Filing DeadlinesSenator SimonaireIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Senate Rules; WithdrawnRules
SB0755 / CH0380Election Law - Campaign Finance - Central Committee CandidatesSenator SimonaireApproved by the Governor - Chapter 380Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/19/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
4/1/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
SB0767 / CH0198Ethics Law - Statement by Person Providing Lobbyist Compensation and Making Campaign ContributionsSenator ConwayApproved by the Governor - Chapter 198Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/11/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
SB0814Congressional Districting ProcessSenator PinskyIn the Senate - Hearing 3/19 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/19/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
SB0823Election Laws - Loans to a Campaign Finance EntitySenator BatesIn the Senate - Hearing 3/19 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/19/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
SB0836General Assembly - Name Submitted by Central Committee to Fill Vacancy - Required Appointment by GovernorSenator SimonaireIn the Senate - First Reading Senate RulesRules
SJ0002
    (HJ0002)
United States Constitution - Amendments Convention - Democracy AmendmentSenator PinskyIn the Senate - Conference Committee AppointedEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/26/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Rules and Executive Nominations
4/10/2015 - 1:00 p.m.

Denotes enacted legislation

December 8, 2015 2:40 P.M.