Courts

2017 Regular Session

Total Bills: 83

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Number / Chapter
(Cross File / Chapter)
 
TitlePrimary SponsorStatusOriginal House
and Hearing Dates
Opposite House
and Hearing Dates
Broad Subject
HB0014Circuit Courts - Fee for Special Admission of Out-of-State Attorney - Janet L. Hoffman Loan Assistance Repayment ProgramDelegate RosenbergIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
1/25/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Courts and Court Personnel - Statewide (D1)
HB0043Criminal Procedure - Cameras in the Courtroom - Criminal Sentencing HearingsDelegate ConawayIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
1/25/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Criminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB0046Baltimore City - Criminal Procedure - Cameras in the Courtroom - Criminal Sentencing HearingsDelegate ConawayIn the House - Hearing 1/25 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
1/25/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Criminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB0222
    (SB0528)
Courts - Concealment of Public Hazards (Sunshine in Litigation Act)Delegate MoralesIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Civil Actions and Procedures (D3)
HB0233 / CH0166
    (SB0666 / CH0165)
Disclosure of Medical Records - Guardian Ad Litem - Victims of Crime or Delinquent ActsDelegate BarronApproved by the Governor - Chapter 166Health and Government Operations
2/14/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/28/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Health (J1)
HB0279
    (SB0272)
Guardianship and Child in Need of Assistance Proceedings - Jurisdiction and Authority of Juvenile CourtDelegate MoonIn the House - Returned PassedJudiciary
2/2/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsFamily Law (D4)
HB0280
    (SB0076)
Circuit Court Real Property Records Improvement Fund - Change of NameDelegate MaloneIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; WithdrawnJudiciaryCourts and Court Personnel - Statewide (D1)
HB0321 / CH0361Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission - Audit Committee and Office of the Inspector General MC/PG 110-17Montgomery County Delegation and Prince George's County DelegationApproved by the Governor - Chapter 361Environment and Transportation
3/16/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/30/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Bi-County Agencies (L5)
HB0329Reckless and Negligent Driving - Death of Another - Must-Appear Violation (Ryan's Law)Delegate Fraser-HidalgoIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/1/2017 - 3:00 p.m.
Vehicle Laws - Rules of the Road (R5)
HB0357Expungement - Fee - Baltimore City Consent DecreeDelegate ConawayIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Counties - Generally (L1)
HB0369
    (SB0316)
Courts - Evidence of Sexually Assaultive Behavior - Admissibility (The Repeat Sexual Predator Prevention Act of 2017)SpeakerIn the House - Hearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
2/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0379
    (SB0949)
Criminal Procedure - Expungement - Possession of MarijuanaDelegate MoonIn the Senate - Third Reading Passed with Amendments (45-2)Judiciary
2/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB0424
    (SB0304)
Taxpayer Protection ActSpeakerIn the House - Hearing 2/14 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
2/14/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Taxes - Income (Q3)
HB0531Labor and Employment - Labor Organizations - Right to WorkDelegate Miller, W.In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/14/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Private Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB0541
    (SB0474)
Cigarette Restitution Fund - Establishment of Behavioral Health Treatment Account and Funding for Substance Use Treatment ServicesDelegate HayesIn the House - Hearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
2/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Health (J1)
HB0547Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection ActDelegate CilibertiIn the House - Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
3/10/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Health (J1)
HB0641Civil Actions - Child Sexual Abuse - Statute of Limitations and Limitation of DamagesDelegate Wilson, C.In the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Civil Actions and Procedures (D3)
HB0650
    (SB0691)
Criminal Procedure - Incompetency and Criminal Responsibility - Court-Ordered EvaluationDelegate MorhaimIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudiciary
2/14/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB0666
    (SB0437)
Public Health - Expensive Drugs - Manufacturer Reporting and Drug Price Transparency Advisory CommitteeDelegate BromwellIn the House - Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
2/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Health (J1)
HB0744
    (SB0481)
Corporations - Maryland General Corporation Law - Miscellaneous ProvisionsDelegate KramerIn the House - Returned PassedEconomic Matters
2/22/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCorporations and Associations (C1)
HB0749Annulment and Divorce - Property Disposition - PetsDelegate MaloneIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudiciary
2/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
3/29/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Family Law (D4)
HB0764
    (SB0676)
Requirements for Filial Support - RepealDelegate WestIn the House - Passed EnrolledHealth and Government Operations
3/2/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsPublic Health (J1)
HB0793
    (SB0083)
Family Law - Divorce - Restoration of Former NameDelegate AngelIn the House - Returned PassedJudiciary
3/2/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsFamily Law (D4)
HB0812
    (SB1032)
Family Law - Grandparent VisitationDelegate JalisiIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
3/2/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Family Law (D4)
HB0818
    (SB0673)
Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - National Center on Institutions and Alternatives ExpansionDelegate JonesIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/13/2017 - 11:30 a.m.
State Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0839Office of the Public Defender - Representation at Bail Hearing - ProvisionalDelegate VallarioIn the House - Hearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Criminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB0840Criminal Procedure - Partial ExpungementDelegate BarronIn the House - Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
2/28/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Criminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB0849
    (SB0615)
Courts - Physical Invasion of Privacy - Civil Cause of ActionDelegate MoonIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/15/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Civil Actions and Procedures (D3)
HB0903
    (SB0705)
Award of Attorney's Fees and Expenses - Violation of Maryland Constitutional RightDelegate DumaisIn the Senate - First Reading Judicial ProceedingsJudiciary
2/22/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCourts and Court Personnel - Local (D2)
HB0917
    (SB0878)
Criminal Procedure - Cell Site Simulator TechnologyDelegate SydnorIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Criminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB0969Suspension of Driving Privileges - Dispensing Motor Fuel Into Dirt BikeDelegate ConawayIn the House - Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
2/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Courts and Court Personnel - Statewide (D1)
HB1056Election Law - Court Offices - Nonpartisan ElectionsDelegate FlanaganIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/22/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
Elections (G1)
HB1057Family Law - Domestic Violence - Permanent Final Protective OrdersDelegate AtterbearyIn the House - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/2/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Family Law (D4)
HB1074Courts - Sanctuary Programs - Citizen Standing to Seek InjunctionDelegate McDonoughIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/22/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Civil Actions and Procedures (D3)
HB1077Attorney's Liens - Settlement Providing for Conveyance of Real Property - EnforcementDelegate MaloneIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; WithdrawnJudiciary
2/22/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Business Regulation and Occupations (C2)
HB1148Face Recognition ActDelegate SydnorIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; WithdrawnJudiciary
2/28/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Safety (E4)
HB1180
    (SB0895)
Maryland Commercial Receivership ActDelegate KramerIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
3/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Commercial Law - Generally (I4)
HB1206
    (SB0377)
Real Property - Wrongful Detainer Actions - Counterclaims and Cross-ClaimsDelegate McComasIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
2/28/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Real Property (N1)
HB1208
    (SB0616)
Victims and Witnesses - U Nonimmigrant Status - Certification of Victim HelpfulnessDelegate MoralesIn the Senate - Recommitted to Judicial Proceedings (Senator Ramirez)Judiciary
2/28/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB1215
    (SB0983)
Criminal Procedure - Pretrial ReleaseDelegate AndersonIn the House - Hearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Criminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB1307
    (SB1016)
Labor and Employment - Regulation of Farm Labor Contractors and Foreign Labor ContractorsDelegate ValderramaIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
3/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Private Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB1411
    (SB0677)
DNA Testing - Postconviction ReviewDelegate DumaisIn the Senate - First Reading Judicial ProceedingsJudiciary
3/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB1418Justice Reinvestment Act - ModificationsDelegate DumaisIn the Senate - Hearing 3/30 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/10/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
Judicial Proceedings
3/30/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Criminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB1424
    (SB0727)
Criminal Procedure - Firearms - TransferDelegate AtterbearyIn the House - Hearing 3/14 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/14/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Criminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB1487Landlord and Tenant - Repossession for Failure to Pay Rent - ProceduresDelegate RosenbergIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsEnvironment and Transportation
3/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
3/29/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Real Property (N1)
HB1511
    (SB0626)
Prevailing Wage Rates - Public Work Contracts - Suits by EmployeesDelegate MoralesIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
3/14/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
State Government - Procurement (P2)
HB1558Postconviction Relief - Ineffective Assistance by Counsel - Mandatory Referral to Attorney Grievance CommissionDelegate AndersonIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive NominationsCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
SB0065Commercial Law - Copyright Infringement - Assertions Made in Bad FaithSenator ReillyIn the Senate - Hearing 1/25 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
1/25/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Commercial Law - Generally (I4)
SB0076
    (HB0280)
Circuit Court Real Property Records Improvement Fund - Change of NameSenator ReillyIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudicial Proceedings
1/24/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Courts and Court Personnel - Statewide (D1)
SB0083
    (HB0793)
Family Law - Divorce - Restoration of Former NameSenator KaganIn the Senate - Returned PassedJudicial Proceedings
1/24/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
3/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Family Law (D4)
SB0181Task Force to Study Data Sharing Among the Maryland Judiciary, the Maryland Parole Commission, and the Department of Natural ResourcesSenator SimonaireIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
1/31/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
Rules and Executive NominationsNatural Resources - Generally (M1)
SB0250Civil Proceedings - Continuances Agreed to by All PartiesSenator NormanIn the Senate - Hearing 2/02 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
2/2/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Civil Actions and Procedures (D3)
SB0272
    (HB0279)
Guardianship and Child in Need of Assistance Proceedings - Jurisdiction and Authority of Juvenile CourtSenator KelleyIn the Senate - Returned PassedJudicial Proceedings
2/2/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
3/29/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Family Law (D4)
SB0304
    (HB0424)
Taxpayer Protection ActPresidentIn the Senate - Passed EnrolledBudget and Taxation
2/15/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
4/4/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Taxes - Income (Q3)
SB0316
    (HB0369)
Courts - Evidence of Sexually Assaultive Behavior - Admissibility (The Repeat Sexual Predator Prevention Act of 2017)PresidentIn the Senate - Hearing 2/08 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
2/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
SB0377
    (HB1206)
Real Property - Wrongful Detainer Actions - Counterclaims and Cross-ClaimsSenator NormanIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudicial Proceedings
2/16/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Real Property (N1)
SB0437
    (HB0666)
Maryland Health Insurance Coverage Protection Commission - Review of Drug Transparency and Notification Laws and InitiativesSenator ConwayIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsFinance
2/15/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Rules and Executive NominationsPublic Health (J1)
SB0474
    (HB0541)
Cigarette Restitution Fund - Establishment of Behavioral Health Treatment Account and Funding for Substance Use Treatment ServicesSenator GuzzoneIn the Senate - Hearing 3/01 at 2:30 p.m. (Budget and Taxation)Budget and Taxation
3/1/2017 - 2:30 p.m.
Finance
Public Health (J1)
SB0481
    (HB0744)
Corporations - Maryland General Corporation Law - Miscellaneous ProvisionsSenator FeldmanIn the Senate - Returned PassedJudicial Proceedings
2/16/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersCorporations and Associations (C1)
SB0499Family Law - Divorce on Grounds of Mutual Consent - Court AppearanceSenator NormanIn the House - Hearing 4/04 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
2/14/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
4/4/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Family Law (D4)
SB0528
    (HB0222)
Courts - Concealment of Public Hazards (Sunshine in Litigation Act)Senator KelleyIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings; WithdrawnJudicial Proceedings
2/14/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Civil Actions and Procedures (D3)
SB0556Estates and Trusts - Guardianship of a Disabled Person - Visitation and NotificationSenator BatesIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudicial Proceedings
2/14/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Estates and Trusts (N2)
SB0615
    (HB0849)
Courts - Physical Invasion of Privacy - Civil Cause of ActionSenator RamirezIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudicial Proceedings
2/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Civil Actions and Procedures (D3)
SB0616
    (HB1208)
Victims and Witnesses - U Nonimmigrant Status - Certification of Victim HelpfulnessSenator RamirezIn the Senate - Favorable with Amendments Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudicial Proceedings
2/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Criminal Law - Procedure (E2)
SB0626
    (HB1511)
Prevailing Wage Rates - Public Work Contracts - Suits by EmployeesSenator BensonIn the Senate - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/2/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
State Government - Procurement (P2)
SB0666 / CH0165
    (HB0233 / CH0166)
Disclosure of Medical Records - Guardian Ad Litem - Victims of Crime or Delinquent ActsSenator HoughApproved by the Governor - Chapter 165Finance
3/15/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
3/28/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Health (J1)
SB0673
    (HB0818)
Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - National Center on Institutions and Alternatives ExpansionSenator KelleyIn the Senate - Hearing 3/13 at 10:00 a.m.Budget and Taxation
3/13/2017 - 10:00 a.m.
State Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
SB0676
    (HB0764)
Requirements for Filial Support - RepealSenator KelleyIn the Senate - Returned PassedJudicial Proceedings
3/9/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government OperationsPublic Health (J1)
SB0677
    (HB1411)
DNA Testing - Postconviction ReviewSenator KelleyIn the Senate - Referred to interim study by Judicial ProceedingsJudicial Proceedings
3/1/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Criminal Law - Procedure (E2)
SB0691
    (HB0650)
Criminal Procedure - Incompetency and Criminal Responsibility - Court-Ordered MedicationSenator ReadyIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudicial Proceedings
3/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Criminal Law - Procedure (E2)
SB0699
    (HB0467)
Providing Our Workers Education and Readiness (POWER) - Apprenticeship ActSenator RosapepeIn the House - Second Reading PassedFinance
3/9/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
Economic MattersCapital Budget (B5)
SB0705
    (HB0903)
Award of Attorney's Fees and Expenses - Violation of Maryland Constitutional RightSenator MuseIn the Senate - Favorable with Amendments Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudicial Proceedings
2/28/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Courts and Court Personnel - Local (D2)
SB0726Maryland Wage Payment and Collection Law - Awards of Certain Fees and Costs and Prohibition Against RetaliationSenator SmithIn the Senate - Hearing 3/16 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/16/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Private Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
SB0727
    (HB1424)
Criminal Procedure - Firearms - NotificationSenator SmithIn the House - Rereferred to JudiciaryJudicial Proceedings
3/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
JudiciaryCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
SB0772Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Employees - Job Titles, Position Descriptions, and Compensation LevelsSenator MadalenoIn the House - Hearing 3/30 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/14/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
3/30/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
State Government - Personnel (P4)
SB0878
    (HB0917)
Criminal Procedure - Cell Site Simulator TechnologySenator KelleyIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings; WithdrawnJudicial Proceedings
2/28/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Criminal Law - Procedure (E2)
SB0895
    (HB1180)
Maryland Commercial Receivership ActSenator FeldmanIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Finance; WithdrawnFinance
3/1/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Commercial Law - Generally (I4)
SB0905Legal Decision Making and Parenting Time - Shared Parenting Time for Family Equality ActSenator MuseIn the Senate - Hearing 3/09 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
3/9/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Family Law (D4)
SB0949
    (HB0379)
Criminal Procedure - Expungement - Possession of MarijuanaSenator SmithIn the Senate - Passed EnrolledJudicial Proceedings
3/2/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
3/29/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Criminal Law - Procedure (E2)
SB0983
    (HB1215)
Criminal Procedure - Pretrial ReleaseSenator MuseIn the House - Hearing 4/05 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
3/1/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
4/5/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Criminal Law - Procedure (E2)
SB1016
    (HB1307)
Labor and Employment - Regulation of Farm Labor Contractors and Foreign Labor ContractorsSenator LeeIn the Senate - Hearing 3/16 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/16/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Private Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
SB1032
    (HB0812)
Family Law - Grandparent VisitationSenator RobinsonIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudicial Proceedings
3/14/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Family Law (D4)
SB1095Family Law - Child Support - Custody and VisitationSenator MuseIn the Senate - Hearing 3/14 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
3/14/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Family Law (D4)

Denotes enacted legislation

April 26, 2017 2:01 P.M.