Consumer Protection

2014 Regular Session

Total Bills: 60

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Number / Chapter
(Cross File / Chapter)
 
TitlePrimary SponsorStatusOriginal House
and Hearing Dates
Opposite House
and Hearing Dates
Broad Subject
HB0003Health - Milk Products - Raw Milk - Consumer-Owned LivestockDelegate HubbardIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; WithdrawnHealth and Government Operations
1/28/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Health (J1)
HB0013 / CH0081Office of Cemetery Oversight - Perpetual Care Trust Funds and Preneed Trust Accounts - RegulationChair, Health and Government Operations CommitteeApproved by the Governor - Chapter 81Health and Government Operations
1/29/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Business Regulation and Occupations (C2)
HB0047Environment - Mercury - Dental AmalgamDelegate CarrIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters; WithdrawnEnvironmental Matters Environment (M3)
HB0098
    (SB0154 / CH0042)
Commercial Law - Interference With Internet Ticket Sales - ProhibitionDelegate AroraVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Economic Matters
1/29/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/20/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Commercial Law - Consumer Protection (I3)
HB0165 / CH0265
    (SB0042 / CH0264)
Financial Education and Capability Commission - Membership and DutiesDelegate SteinApproved by the Governor - Chapter 265Ways and Means
1/29/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs State Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
HB0221
    (SB0079 / CH0015)
Limited Lines - Travel InsuranceDelegate RudolphVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Economic Matters
1/30/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/20/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Insurance - Other than Health (C4)
HB0229 / CH0391Public Health - Child Care Products Containing Flame-Retardant Chemicals - TDCPP - ProhibitionDelegate HubbardApproved by the Governor - Chapter 391Health and Government Operations
2/4/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Health (J1)
HB0279Health Occupations - Physicians - Payments for Office VisitsDelegate CostaIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government OperationsHealth and Government Operations
2/5/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Health Occupations (J2)
HB0310
    (SB0410)
Tanning Devices - Use by Minors - ProhibitionDelegate ReznikIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; WithdrawnHealth and Government Operations
2/20/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Health (J1)
HB0332Electricity - Consumer Relations - Smart MetersDelegate GlassIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/6/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0402 / CH0399
    (SB0314 / CH0153)
Health Occupations - State Board of Physicians - Naturopathic DoctorsDelegate OaksApproved by the Governor - Chapter 399Health and Government Operations
2/4/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Health Occupations (J2)
HB0430Commercial Law - Patent Infringement - Assertions Made in Bad FaithDelegate CardinVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Economic Matters
2/5/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Commercial Law - Generally (I4)
HB0480 / CH0301
    (SB0508 / CH0300)
Office of the Attorney General - Establishment of a Consumer Affairs Satellite Office in Prince George's CountyDelegate DavisApproved by the Governor - Chapter 301Health and Government Operations
2/12/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Commercial Law - Consumer Protection (I3)
HB0580Consumer Protection - Sales of Tires - Limitations and Required NoticeDelegate KramerIn the House - Hearing 2/12 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/12/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Commercial Law - Consumer Protection (I3)
HB0593
    (SB0415 / CH0497)
Morticians and Funeral Directors - Pre-Need ContractsDelegate KrebsVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Health and Government Operations
3/5/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Health Occupations (J2)
HB0603
    (SB0490 / CH0174)
Limited Lines Insurance Licenses - Self-Service Storage ProducersDelegate JamesonVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Economic Matters
2/21/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/27/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Insurance - Other than Health (C4)
HB0652Consumer Protection - Negative Option Feature - RestrictionsDelegate FrickIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/12/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Commercial Law - Consumer Protection (I3)
HB0676Consumer Protection - Required Disclosure of Social Security Number - ProhibitionDelegate GlassIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
2/19/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Commercial Law - Consumer Protection (I3)
HB0704 / CH0277
    (SB0160 / CH0276)
Commercial Law - Debt Settlement Services - Sunset and Reporting ExtensionDelegate VaughnApproved by the Governor - Chapter 277Economic Matters
2/12/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Financial Institutions (I1)
HB0723 / CH0421Money Transmission - Protection From Financial Abuse, Financial Exploitation, and Fraud - RequirementsDelegate KramerApproved by the Governor - Chapter 421Economic Matters
2/19/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Financial Institutions (I1)
HB0788Mobile Phone Companies - Third-Party Vendor Billing - RestrictionsDelegate SteinIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/19/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Commercial Law - Consumer Protection (I3)
HB0913Food Fish and Shellfish - Labeling and Identification Requirements (Maryland Seafood Authenticity and Enforcement Act)Delegate LuedtkeIn the House - Hearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.Environmental Matters
2/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Hunting and Fishing (M2)
HB0924
    (SB0950)
Consumer Protection - Monitoring Consumer Behavior and Shopping Habits - Required NoticeDelegate AroraIn the Senate - Hearing 3/27 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/21/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/27/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Commercial Law - Consumer Protection (I3)
HB0928 / CH0078
    (SB1044 / CH0077)
Public Service Commission - Competitive Retail Electricity and Gas Supply - Consumer Protection - ReportDelegate RudolphApproved by the Governor - Chapter 78Economic Matters
2/20/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/20/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0941
    (SB0536)
Vehicle Laws - Motor Vehicle Commission - EstablishmentDelegate SchuhIn the House - Hearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m.Environmental Matters
2/21/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Business Regulation and Occupations (C2)
HB1021Prince George's County - Foreclosure - Report by Department of Housing and Community Development and Commissioner of Financial Regulation PG 411-14Prince George's County DelegationIn the Senate - First Reading Senate RulesEnvironmental Matters
4/1/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Rules Real Property (N1)
HB1042
    (SB0648 / CH0322)
State Board of Morticians and Funeral Directors - Funeral Establishments Owned by a Single Owner - Pre-Need Trustee Licenses and Public Notification of DeathDelegate AndersonVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Health and Government Operations
3/5/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Health Occupations (J2)
HB1043 / CH0441Prince George's County - Deferred Water and Sewer Charges Homeowner Disclosure Act of 2014 PG 413-14Prince George's County DelegationApproved by the Governor - Chapter 441Environmental Matters
3/7/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/28/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Bi-County Agencies (L5)
HB1082 / CH0351
    (SB0881 / CH0350)
Title Insurers - Statutory or Unearned Premium ReservesDelegate JamesonApproved by the Governor - Chapter 351Economic Matters
3/6/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/27/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Insurance - Other than Health (C4)
HB1115
    (SB0894)
Change in Electricity Supply - Written Permission RequiredDelegate SwainIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/6/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1192
    (SB0786)
Electricity - Community Renewable Energy Generating System - Pilot ProgramDelegate HuckerIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/6/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1272Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Birth Registrations - Notice of Placement of Security FreezesDelegate LeeIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government OperationsHealth and Government Operations
3/10/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Health (J1)
HB1397Vehicle Laws - Rental Vehicles - Notice Regarding Authorized DriversDelegate ConawayIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive Nominations Vehicle Laws - Miscellaneous (R7)
HB1482Electricity - Customer Billing - Smart Meter Installation and Maintenance CostsDelegate ConawayIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive Nominations Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1484Electricity - Exterior Smart Meters - ReplacementDelegate ConawayIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive Nominations Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1485Electricity - Smart Meter Installation - Disclosure and Consent RequirementsDelegate ConawayIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive Nominations Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1486Electricity - Interior Smart Meters - ReplacementDelegate ConawayIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive Nominations Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1496Baltimore City - Consumer Relations - Smart MetersDelegate ConawayIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive Nominations Utility Regulation (C5)
SB0042 / CH0264
    (HB0165 / CH0265)
Financial Education and Capability Commission - Membership and DutiesSenator KlausmeierApproved by the Governor - Chapter 264Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
1/22/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/19/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
State Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
SB0070 / CH0011Agriculture - Fertilizer - Labeling and Restrictions on Use and SaleChair, Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs CommitteeApproved by the Governor - Chapter 11Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
1/14/2014 - 3:00 p.m.
Environmental Matters
3/19/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Agriculture (M4)
SB0079 / CH0015
    (HB0221)
Limited Lines - Travel InsuranceSenator MiddletonApproved by the Governor - Chapter 15Finance
1/22/2014 - 1:45 p.m.
Economic Matters Insurance - Other than Health (C4)
SB0154 / CH0042
    (HB0098)
Commercial Law - Interference With Internet Ticket Sales - ProhibitionSenator FeldmanApproved by the Governor - Chapter 42Finance
1/22/2014 - 1:45 p.m.
Economic Matters Commercial Law - Consumer Protection (I3)
SB0160 / CH0276
    (HB0704 / CH0277)
Commercial Law - Debt Settlement Services - Sunset and Reporting ExtensionSenator PughApproved by the Governor - Chapter 276Finance
1/21/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic Matters Financial Institutions (I1)
SB0314 / CH0153
    (HB0402 / CH0399)
Health Occupations - State Board of Physicians - Naturopathic DoctorsSenator PughApproved by the Governor - Chapter 153Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
1/29/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
4/1/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Health Occupations (J2)
SB0410
    (HB0310)
Tanning Devices - Use by Minors - ProhibitionSenator RaskinIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by FinanceFinance
2/20/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Health (J1)
SB0415 / CH0497
    (HB0593)
Morticians and Funeral Directors - Pre-Need ContractsSenator KlausmeierApproved by the Governor - Chapter 497Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/5/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
3/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Health Occupations (J2)
SB0490 / CH0174
    (HB0603)
Limited Lines Insurance Licenses - Self-Service Storage ProducersSenator AstleApproved by the Governor - Chapter 174Finance
2/12/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic Matters Insurance - Other than Health (C4)
SB0508 / CH0300
    (HB0480 / CH0301)
Office of the Attorney General - Establishment of a Consumer Affairs Satellite Office in Prince George's CountySenator CurrieApproved by the Governor - Chapter 300Finance
3/12/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
3/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Commercial Law - Consumer Protection (I3)
SB0536
    (HB0941)
Vehicle Laws - Motor Vehicle Commission - EstablishmentSenator KlausmeierIn the Senate - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
2/18/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Business Regulation and Occupations (C2)
SB0585 / CH0307Commercial Law - Patent Infringement - Assertions Made in Bad FaithSenator MiddletonApproved by the Governor - Chapter 307Finance
2/19/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic Matters Commercial Law - Generally (I4)
SB0648 / CH0322
    (HB1042)
State Board of Morticians and Funeral Directors - Funeral Establishments Owned by a Single Owner - Pre-Need Trustee Licenses and Public Notification of DeathSenator ConwayApproved by the Governor - Chapter 322Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/14/2014 - 1:45 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
3/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Health Occupations (J2)
SB0786
    (HB1192)
Electricity - Community Renewable Energy Generating System - Pilot ProgramSenator RamirezIn the Senate - Hearing 3/04 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/4/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
SB0880Electricity - Consumer Relations - Smart MetersSenator KelleyIn the Senate - Hearing 3/04 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/4/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
SB0881 / CH0350
    (HB1082 / CH0351)
Title Insurers - Statutory or Unearned Premium ReservesSenator KelleyApproved by the Governor - Chapter 350Finance
2/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic Matters Insurance - Other than Health (C4)
SB0894
    (HB1115)
Change in Electricity Supply - Written Permission RequiredSenator BensonIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by FinanceFinance
3/4/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
SB0950
    (HB0924)
Consumer Protection - Monitoring Consumer Behavior and Shopping Habits - Required NoticeSenator FeldmanIn the Senate - Hearing 3/19 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/19/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Commercial Law - Consumer Protection (I3)
SB1013Public Utilities - Billing for Noncommodity Products and Services - ProhibitionSenator KlausmeierIn the Senate - Hearing 3/20 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/20/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
SB1044 / CH0077
    (HB0928 / CH0078)
Public Service Commission - Competitive Retail Electricity and Gas Supply - Consumer Protection - ReportSenator MiddletonApproved by the Governor - Chapter 77Finance
3/4/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic Matters Utility Regulation (C5)
SB1060Homeowner's Insurance - Required NoticesSenator MiddletonIn the Senate - Hearing 3/18 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/18/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Insurance - Other than Health (C4)
SB1092Health General - Milk Products - Direct-to-Consumer Sale of Raw MilkSenator JenningsIn the Senate - Hearing 3/06 at 11:00 a.m.Rules Public Health (J1)

Denotes enacted legislation

December 8, 2015 2:34 P.M.