Ways and Means

2018 Regular Session

Weekly Schedule - Published February 22, 2018


WAYS AND MEANS COMMITTEE
Delegate Anne R. Kaiser, Chair
Delegate Frank S. Turner, Vice Chair

Room 130, House Office Building, Annapolis, MD 21401-1991
(410-841-3469 | 301-858-3469 )

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 the scheduled hearing time. If you have written testimony, please submit 35
 copies to the committee staff for distribution between 9AM and one hour before
 the scheduled hearing time.  Individual testimony is limited to 3 minutes.
 The order that bills are listed on the schedule is not necessarily the order
 in which they will be heard.
 

 

thursday february 22, 2018


                                  1:00 P.M.

  HB 203    Del               Hghr Ed - Senatorial and Delegate Schlrshps -
            Hornberger, et    Reimbursement of Certificate and License Programs
            al
  HB 329    Del Otto, et      Somerset County - Community College - Eligibility
            al                of Students to Pay No Tuition or Fees
  HB 420    Del Lierman,      Hghr Ed - Financial Aid - In-State Stdnts (The
            et al             Jill Wrigley Mem Schlrshp Expnsn Act)
  HB 493    Del Stein, et     Teachers and Teacher Preparation Programs -
            al                Research-Based Reading Instruction
  HB 568    Del Kaiser, et    Education - Student Data Governance
            al
  HB 605    Del Kaiser, et    State Student Loan Refinancing Program -
            al                Market-Specific Consultant Study
  HB 624    Del Ali, et al    Pblc Instns of Hghr Ed - Fmly Mbrs of Kld or Dsbld
                              Frst Responders - Ttn Exmptn (Sean Suiter Act)
  HB 625    Dels Rosenberg    Janet L. Hoffman Loan Assistance Repayment Program
            and Luedtke       - Local Police - Eligibility
  HB 679    Del Pena          Public Schools - School Year - Completion Date
            Melnyk, et al
  HB 682    Del D. Barnes,    State Department of Education - Nonprofit Youth
            et al             Development Program - Established
  HB 689    Del McIntosh,     Community Colleges - Veterans Advisors and
            et al             Veterans Resource Centers - Established
  HB 723    Del Ebersole,     Ed - Prtnrshp for Assessment of Readiness for
            et al             College and Careers (PARCC) Assessment - Admin
  HB 798    Del Kittleman,    Visual Impairments - Requirements for Student
            et al             Screening
  HB 806    Del Queen, et     Education - Summer Meals Expansion Grant Pilot
            al                Program
  HB 823    Del Luedtke       Education - Public School Teachers - Preparation
  HB 910    Dels Luedtke      Education - Students With Reading Difficulties -
            and Kaiser        Screenings and Interventions

 

friday february 23, 2018


                                  1:00 P.M.

  HB 709    Del W. Miller,    Education - County Boards of Education - County
            et al             Superintendent Contracts
  HB 982    Del A.            Higher Education Outreach and College Access
            Washington        Program - Alterations and Repeal of Sunset
  HB 996    Del Angel         Homeschool Students in Maryland - Extracurricular
                              Activities
  HB 999    Del Haynes, et    Baltimore Cty - Chief Exec Offcr of the Baltimore
            al                Cty Brd of Schl Commissioners - Title Change
  HB 1025   Dels Sanchez      State Lottery and Gaming Ctrl Commission - Video
            and Walker        Lottery Facilities - Rgltns Relating to Cheating
  HB 1069   Del Buckel, et    Income Tax - Subtraction Mdfctn - Volunteer Fire,
            al                Rescue, and Emergency Medical Services Mbrs
  HB 1084   Calvert County    Calvert County - County Superintendent of Schools
            Delegation        - Postemployment Compensation and Benefits
  HB 1154   Del Gutierrez,    Teachers and Teacher Preparation Programs -
            et al             Bilingual Certification and Instruction
  HB 1248   Del Cassilly,     Public Schools - Compulsory School Attendance -
            et al             GED Program or Alternative Educational Program
  HB 1306   Del Metzgar,      Baltimore Co BoE - Voluntary Nonsectarian Prayer
            et al             at School-Sponsored Student Events - Referendum
  HB 1318   Del Long, et      Sales and Use Tax - Tax-Free Periods - University
            al                and College Textbooks
  HB 1358   Del A.            Income Tax Credit - Employers - Eligible
            Washington,       Internships
            et al
  HB 1386   Del Valentino     Public Schools - Childhelp National Child Abuse
            Smith, et al      Hotline - Sign
  HB 1521   Del Glass, et     Sales and Use Tax - Exemption - Bluetooth
            al
  HB 1564   Del Glass, et     Income Tax Credit - Veterinary Services
            al
  HB 1567   Del Glass, et     Income Tax Credit - Cat and Dog Adoption
            al

 

monday february 26, 2018


  No Hearings, Working Sessions, or Voting Sessions are scheduled on this day.

 

tuesday february 27, 2018


                                  1:00 P.M.

  HB 767    Del Rosenberg     Election Law - Securing Elections From Foreign
                              Interference
  HB 1178   Del Lafferty      Property Tax - Liability for Payment of Tax on
                              Leased Property
  HB 1227   Del Beidle        Tax Credit - Commuter Benefits - Alterations
  HB 1246   Del Holmes        Property Tax - In Rem Foreclosure and Sale -
                              Vacant and Abandoned Property
  HB 1278   Dels Kaiser       Election Law - Postelection Tabulation Audit
            and A.
            Washington
  HB 1331   Dels A.           Election Law - Cybersecurity
            Washington and
            Kaiser
  HB 1340   Del Moon, et      Property Tax - Country Clubs and Golf Courses -
            al                Rate of Assessment and Term of Agreements
  HB 1371   Del M.            Recordation Tax - Collection by State Department
            Washington,       of Assessments and Taxation - Distribution
            et al
  HB 1409   Del M.            Baltimore City - Tax Sales of Real Property -
            Washington,       Water Liens (Water Taxpayer Protection Act)
            et al
  HB 1427   Del Conaway       Election Law - Use of Ballot Marking Devices
  HB 1465   Del Walker        Tax Sales - Homeowner Protections
  HB 1658   Del A.            Election Law - Absentee Ballot Requests, Delivery,
            Washington,       and Marking
            et al
  HB 1660   Del Reilly, et    Property Tax - Reassessment After Appeal -
            al                Application

 

wednesday february 28, 2018


                                  1:00 P.M.

  HB 327    Dels Lisanti      Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Military
            and P. Young      Retirement Income
  HB 363    The Spkr          More Jobs for Marylanders Act 2 0
            (Admin), et al
  HB 818    Del West, et      Corporate Income Tax - Rate Reduction
            al
  HB 842    Del Brooks, et    Small Business Fairness Act of 2018
            al                (Jointly assigned to W&M and ECM)
  HB 845    Del Queen, et     Income Tax - Subtraction Mdfctn - Expenses of
            al                Medical Cannabis Grower, Processor, or Dispensary
                              (Jointly assigned to W&M and HGO)
  HB 856    Del Hixson, et    Earned Income Tax Credit - Individuals Without
            al                Qualifying Children - Expansion
  HB 876    Del Luedtke,      Income Tax - Subtraction Modification -
            et al             Employee-Owned Businesses
  HB 989    The Spkr          Promoting ext-Raordinary Innovation in Maryland's
            (Admin), et al    Economy (PRIME Act)
  HB 1014   Del Turner, et    Expansion of Commercial Gaming - Referendum -
            al                Sports Wagering
  HB 1021   Del Tarlau, et    Heritage Strctr Rehab Tax Credit - Single-Family,
            al                Owner-Occupied Residence - Income Limitation
  HB 1043   Dels McConkey     Income Tax - Subtraction Modification -
            and Wilson        Out-of-State Military Income
  HB 1048   Del P. Young,     Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Military
            et al             Retirement Income
  HB 1051   Del P. Young,     Corporate Income Tax - Throwback Rule
            et al
  HB 1171   Dels Kaiser       Gaming - State Lottery and Gaming Ctrl Commission
            and Walker        - Rgltn of Reconciliation of Proceeds
  HB 1177   Dels Kaiser       Horse Racing - Interstate Compact on Anti-Doping
            and Turner        and Drug Testing Standards
  HB 1190   Del Buckel, et    Income Tax - Standard Deduction - Alteration
            al
  HB 1232   Del Krimm, et     Purse Dedication Account - Maryland Horse Industry
            al                Fund - Retired Racehorses
  HB 1233   Del Buckel, et    Small, Minority, and Women-Owned Businesses
            al                Account - Funding

 

thursday march 1, 2018


                                  1:00 P.M.

  HB 351    The Spkr          Protect Our Students Act of 2018
            (Admin), et al
  HB 355    The Spkr          Accountability in Education Act of 2018
            (Admin), et al    (Jointly assigned to W&M and APP)
  HB 808    Del Tarlau, et    Education - Collective Bargaining for
            al                Noncertificated Employees - Supervisory Employees
  HB 811    Del Luedtke,      Education - Collective Bargaining - Exclusive
            et al             Representative's Access to New Employee Processing
  HB 940    Del Patterson,    High School Credit for College Courses Act of 2018
            et al
  HB 966    Del Ebersole,     Education - Voluntary Ethical Special Education
            et al             Advocate Certificate Program
  HB 1061   Del Ebersole,     Education - Salaries of Noncertificated Public
            et al             School Employees - Minimum Living Salaries
  HB 1072   Del Wilson, et    Education - Child Sexual Abuse Prevention -
            al                Instruction and Training
  HB 1220   Del McKay         Washington County Board of Education - Teachers
                              and Other Personnel - Conclusion of Negotiations
  HB 1254   Del A.            Education - School Discipline - Guidelines and
            Washington        Data Collection
  HB 1488   Dels A.           Public Schools - School Discipline - Training
            Washington and    Practices
            Jackson
  HB 1489   Del Shoemaker,    Education - Due Process Hearings for Children With
            et al             Disabilities - Burden of Proof
  HB 1492   Del A.            Maryland Public School Transparency and
            Washington        Accountability Act
  HB 1565   Del McCray, et    Nonpublic Elementary and Secondary Schools -
            al                Discrimination - Prohibition
  HB 1571   Dels Wilson       Education - Child Sexual Abuse Prevention -
            and Angel         Employment Process
  HB 1589   Del W. Miller     Md Ofc for Refugees and Asylees - Plcmnt Info
                              (Unccmpnd Alien Chldrn Plcmnt Transparency Act)
  HB 1601   Del Wilkins       State Department of Education - Trauma-Informed
                              Schools Initiative, Program, and Fund
  HB 1607   Del Luedtke       Education - Juvenile Services Education Programs -
                              Management and Operation
                              (Jointly assigned to W&M and JUD)

 

friday march 2, 2018


                                  1:00 P.M.

  HB 921    Del Walker        State Board of Education - Financial Literacy
                              Curriculum - Graduation Requirement
  HB 1060   Del Hill          County Boards of Education - Collection and
                              Sharing of Student Data - Policy
  HB 1110   Del Arentz, et    Public Schools - Health and Safety Guidelines and
            al                Procedures - Digital Devices
  HB 1136   Del Valentino     County Boards of Education - Student Hearing and
            Smith, et al      Vision Screenings - Reporting Requirements
  HB 1210   Del Hill, et      Education - Public Schools and Youth Sports
            al                Programs - Physical Sports
  HB 1268   Del Hixson, et    Income Tax Credit - Endow Maryland - Credit
            al                Amounts
  HB 1277   Del Szeliga,      Income Tax - Elimination of the Marriage Penalty
            et al
  HB 1311   Del Krebs         Education - Individual Reading Improvement Plans -
                              Requirements
  HB 1324   Howard County     Howard County Board of Education - Superintendent
            Delegation        of Schools - Term Length Ho. Co. 11-18
  HB 1346   Del Buckel, et    Gaming - Wagering on Sporting Events -
            al                Authorization and Implementation
  HB 1374   Del McMillan      Inheritance Tax - Exemption - Nieces and Nephews
  HB 1378   Del Turner, et    Gaming - Fantasy Competitions - Prohibition on
            al                Operation of Electronic Device
  HB 1419   Del Afzali, et    Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Maryland
            al                Transportation Authority Police
  HB 1442   Del Long          Horse Racing License - Land Preservation Trust -
                              Shawan Downs
  HB 1484   Calvert County    Calvert County - Class NB Instant Bingo License
            Delegation
  HB 1545   Dels              State Board of Education - Nutrition Standards for
            Waldstreicher     Public School Food
            and A.
            Washington
  HB 1622   Del Wilson, et    Video Lottery Terminals - Minority Business
            al                Participation Goals - Sunset Extension
  HB 1657   Del A.            Teachers and Teacher Preparation Programs -
            Washington        Maryland Reading Standards Matrix - Established

 

monday march 5, 2018


  No Hearings, Working Sessions, or Voting Sessions are scheduled on this day.

 

tuesday march 6, 2018


                                  1:00 P.M.

  HB 906    Del Flanagan      Income Tax - Itemized Deductions and Personal
                              Exemptions
  HB 1039   Del Turner, et    Income Tax - Itemized Deductions on State Income
            al                Tax Return
  HB 1146   Del Buckel, et    Income Tax - Rates and Itemized Deductions
            al
  HB 1147   Del Wivell        Washington Co - Property Tax Credit for Disabled
                              Veterans - Min Percentage of Disability
  HB 1186   Howard County     Howard County - Property Tax Credit - Natural
            Delegation        Disaster Ho. Co. 09-18
  HB 1287   Del Moon, et      Election Law - Business Entity Campaign
            al                Contributions - Prohibition
  HB 1317   Dels Long and     Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Qualified
            Miele             Maryland Toll Expenses
  HB 1322   Del Buckel, et    Corporate Income Tax - Federal Repatriation
            al                Holiday
  HB 1326   Del Parrott,      Election Law - Voter Registration and Absentee
            et al             Voting - Proof of Citizenship
  HB 1434   Prince            Prince George's County - Property Tax Credit -
            George's County   Housing for Victims of Domestic Violence PG 432-18
            Delegation
  HB 1444   Del Flanagan      Election Law - Primary Elections - Voters Not
                              Affiliated With a Political Party
  HB 1445   Del Long          Homestead Prprty Tax Crdt - Calculation of Crdt
                              for Dwelling Purchased by First-Time Homeowner
  HB 1563   Del Parrott,      Election Law - Qualification of Voters - Proof of
            et al             Identity
  HB 1576   Dels McDonough    Elections - Heads of State Governmental Units -
            and Lisanti       Prohibition on Candidacy for Public Office
  HB 1648   Del A.            Declaration of Rights - Access to Information
            Washington
  HB 1666   Del Malone, et    Small Business Personal Property Tax Relief Act of
            al                2018
  HB 1669   Del Jalisi        Baltimore County - Property Tax - Credit for
                              Individuals at Least 70 Years Old

 

wednesday march 7, 2018


                                  1:00 P.M.

  HB 875    The Spkr          Protecting Maryland Taxpayers Act of 2018
            (Admin), et al
  HB 1208   Del Walker        Job Reinvestment Act of 2018
  HB 1252   Del Dumais        Income Tax - Refunds - Payment
  HB 1301   Del Anderton,     Income Tax Credits - Poultry Houses - LED Lighting
            et al
  HB 1336   Del Kaiser, et    Income Tax - Calculation of Maryland Taxable
            al                Income - Itemized Deductions
  HB 1415   The Spkr (Cmsn    Education - Commission on Innovation and
            Invtn Exclnc      Excellence in Education
            Edu), et al       (Jointly assigned to W&M and APP)
  HB 1449   Del Luedtke,      Income Tax - Film Production Activity Tax Credit -
            et al             Alterations
  HB 1450   Dels Kaiser       Income Tax - Research and Development Tax Credit -
            and D. Barnes     Alterations
  HB 1454   Del A.            Heritage Strctr Rehab Tax Credit - Commercial
            Washington,       Rehabs - Transferability and Affordable Housing
            et al
  HB 1594   Del Carey         Economic Development - More Jobs for Marylanders -
                              Tier I Eligibility
  HB 1643   Del Frick, et     Income Tax - Credit for Contributions to the
            al                Maryland Excellence in Education Fund
  HB 1645   Del Gilchrist,    Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Retirement
            et al             Income

 

thursday march 8, 2018


                                  1:00 P.M.

  HB 781    Del Mosby, et     Higher Education - Educational Excellence Award
            al                Eligibility - High School Diploma by Examination
  HB 860    Del Kramer, et    Income Tax Credit - Individuals Working in STEM
            al                Fields - Student Loan Payments
  HB 951    Del Tarlau, et    Higher Education Degree and Job Certification
            al                Without Debt Act of 2018
                              (Jointly assigned to W&M and APP)
  HB 976    Del Stein, et     Cmnty Clgs - Vctnl Certificates, Apprenticeship
            al                Trng Programs, & Assoc Dgrs - Ttn Asstnce
  HB 1002   Del Afzali        Education - Teacher Certification - Montessori
                              Schools
  HB 1180   Howard County     Howard County Student Loan Assistance Repayment
            Delegation        Program for Teachers Ho. Co. 14-18
  HB 1234   Del               Career Youth Apprenticeship and Apprenticeship in
            Clippinger, et    State Employment Opportunity Act
            al                (Jointly assigned to W&M and APP)
  HB 1235   Del McIntosh      Ed - Md Meals for Achievement In-Clsrm Breakfast
                              Program - Eligibility and Annual Appropriation
                              (Jointly assigned to W&M and APP)
  HB 1388   Del Jones, et     Community Colleges - Supplemental Services and
            al                Supports for Stdnts With Disabilities Grnt Program
                              (Jointly assigned to W&M and APP)
  HB 1476   Del Valentino     Education - Supplemental Prekindergarten Grant -
            Smith, et al      Eligibility
  HB 1532   Del S. Howard,    Higher Education - Maryland Loan Assistance
            et al             Repayment Program - Farmers
  HB 1536   Del Hixson, et    Higher Education - Tuition Rates - Exemptions
            al
  HB 1595   Del Valentino     Education - Per Pupil Adequacy Target Grant -
            Smith, et al      Established
                              (Jointly assigned to W&M and APP)
  HB 1599   Del Ebersole,     Career Education Policy Act
            et al             (Jointly assigned to W&M and ECM)
  HB 1609   Del Wilkins,      Higher Education - Prfsnl License or Certification
            et al             Exam Scholarship Program - Established
  HB 1630   Del Vallario,     Higher Education - James Proctor Scholarship
            et al             Program - Established
  HB 1636   Del Wilson, et    Education - Teacher Salary Enhancement Grant -
            al                Established
                              (Jointly assigned to W&M and APP)
  HB 1665   Del Mosby         Income Tax Credit - Endowments of Maryland
                              Historically Black Colleges and Universities

 

friday march 9, 2018


                                  1:00 P.M.

  HB 1294   Del Haynes, et    Income Tax Credit - Payment of Tuition at a
            al                Community College
  HB 1295   Del Buckel, et    One Maryland Economic Development Tax Credits -
            al                Simplification and Alteration
  HB 1300   Del Rose, et      Education - Foreign Language Requirement -
            al                Computer Programming Language Courses
  HB 1327   Del Miele, et     Baltimore County Public Schools - Falsifying
            al                Domicile - Penalty
  HB 1352   Del Miele         Task Force on Tax Policy, Reform, and Fairness
                              (Maryland Taxpayer Protection Act)
  HB 1353   Del Miele         Local Boards of Education - Fields and Courts -
                              Naming Rights
  HB 1373   Del Miele         Education - Assessments - Administration
  HB 1377   Del Morgan, et    Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Income
            al                From Retirement Plans
  HB 1379   Del Long          Baltimore County Public Schools - Student
                              Misconduct - Penalty for Parent or Guardian
  HB 1382   Del Long, et      Public Schools - Student Misconduct - Parent or
            al                Guardian Liability
  HB 1446   Del Long          Public Schools - School Emergency Response Systems
                              - Study (Safer Schools Act)
  HB 1466   Del Miele, et     Education - Video on Harms and Risks of Narcotic
            al                Drugs
  HB 1530   Del Flanagan,     Education - Student Health Screenings - Brain
            et al             Injury
  HB 1533   Del Flanagan,     Stdnts With a Dsblty - Brain Injury Screening -
            et al             Evaluation for Individualized Ed Program
  HB 1600   Del Miele, et     Baltimore County Anti-Bullying Task Force
            al
  HB 1661   Del Reilly, et    TF to Stdy Prtnrshp for Assessment of Readiness
            al                for College and Careers (PARCC) Testing Time
  HB 1663   Dels Malone       Income Tax - Subtraction Mdfctn for Qualified
            and Hornberger    Higher Education Expenses - Annual Limitation
                              (Jointly assigned to W&M and APP)
  HB 1664   Del Malone, et    Sales and Use Tax - Casual and Isolated Sales -
            al                Exemption Amount

 

monday march 12, 2018


  No Hearings, Working Sessions, or Voting Sessions are scheduled on this day.

 

tuesday march 13, 2018


  No Hearings, Working Sessions, or Voting Sessions are scheduled on this day.

 

wednesday march 14, 2018


  No Hearings, Working Sessions, or Voting Sessions are scheduled on this day.

 

thursday march 15, 2018


  No Hearings, Working Sessions, or Voting Sessions are scheduled on this day.

 

friday march 16, 2018


  No Hearings, Working Sessions, or Voting Sessions are scheduled on this day.

 

monday march 19, 2018


  No Hearings, Working Sessions, or Voting Sessions are scheduled on this day.

 

tuesday march 20, 2018


  No Hearings, Working Sessions, or Voting Sessions are scheduled on this day.

 

wednesday march 21, 2018


  No Hearings, Working Sessions, or Voting Sessions are scheduled on this day.


February 21, 2018 4:34 P.M.