Investigations and Inquiries

2018 Regular Session

Total Bills: 84

View Prior Year Legislation

Number / Chapter
(Cross File / Chapter)
 
TitlePrimary SponsorStatusOriginal House
and Hearing Dates
Opposite House
and Hearing Dates
Broad Subject
HB0187 / CH0479
    (SB0006)
Financial Institutions – Nondepository Special Fund – ExpansionChair, Economic Matters CommitteeApproved by the Governor - Chapter 479Economic Matters
1/24/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/22/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Financial Institutions (I1)
HB0211Prince George's County Board of Education - Teachers and Administrators - Child Protective Services Investigation Findings PG 510-18Prince George's County DelegationIn the House - Hearing 2/08 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Education - Local Bills (F3)
HB0355
    (SB0302)
Accountability in Education Act of 2018SpeakerIn the House - Hearing 3/01 at 1:00 p.m. (Ways and Means)Ways and Means
3/1/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
Primary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0370 / CH0353
    (SB0279 / CH0354)
Metro Board Member ActDelegate KormanApproved by the Governor - Chapter 353Environment and Transportation
2/15/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/3/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Transportation - Generally (R2)
HB0398Public Safety - Handgun Permit - Applicant QualificationsDelegate SaabIn the House - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Safety (E4)
HB0419 / CH0130Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission - Office of the Inspector General PG/MC 101-18Prince George's County Delegation and Montgomery County DelegationApproved by the Governor - Chapter 130Environment and Transportation
3/14/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/30/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Bi-County Agencies (L5)
HB0451 / CH0814
    (SB0655)
State Personnel - Collective Bargaining - State Institutions of Higher EducationDelegate JacksonEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 814Appropriations
2/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/5/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
State Government - Personnel (P4)
HB0454
    (SB0490 / CH0497)
Child Abuse and Neglect – Disclosure of Identifying InformationDelegate MoonVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Judiciary
2/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsSocial Services - Generally (O1)
HB0460
    (SB1037 / CH0747)
Montgomery County - Fire and Explosive Investigator - DefinitionDelegate MoonVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Judiciary
2/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsPublic Safety (E4)
HB0461Victims and Witnesses - U Nonimmigrant Status - Certification of Victim HelpfulnessDelegate MoralesIn the Senate - Third Reading Passed with Amendments (42-3)Judiciary
2/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB0522
    (SB0582)
Public Safety - Maryland Police Training and Standards Commission - Sexual Assault Investigation TrainingDelegate QueenIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Safety (E4)
HB0525Criminal Law - False Statement to Law Enforcement Officer - ExemptionDelegate SydnorIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; WithdrawnJudiciary
2/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0596
    (SB0234 / CH0470)
Physicians - Licensure - Grounds for Discipline and Interstate Medical Licensure CompactDelegate HillIn the Senate - First Reading Senate RulesHealth and Government Operations
2/15/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
RulesHealth Occupations (J2)
HB0674
    (SB1198)
Business Regulation - Home Improvement ContractsDelegate Miller, W.In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/20/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Business Regulation and Occupations (C2)
HB0695 / CH0304Open Meetings Act - Closed Meetings - CybersecurityDelegate FrickApproved by the Governor - Chapter 304Health and Government Operations
2/21/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/22/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
State Government - Regulations and Procedures (P3)
HB0838
    (SB0584)
Child Protection - Reporting - Threat of HarmDelegate Valentino-SmithIn the House - Hearing 2/22 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
2/22/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Family Law (D4)
HB0848 / CH0480Commissioner of Financial Regulation - Consumer Reporting AgenciesChair, Economic Matters CommitteeApproved by the Governor - Chapter 480Economic Matters
2/16/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/29/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Commercial Law - Consumer Protection (I3)
HB0887Criminal Law - Death Penalty - Murder of Specific Individuals or Mass MurderDelegate ShoemakerIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
3/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0909
    (SB0862)
Maryland No-Fault Birth Injury FundDelegate CullisonIn the House - Hearing 3/09 at 1:00 p.m. (Health and Government Operations and Judiciary)Health and Government Operations
3/9/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
Civil Actions and Procedures (D3)
HB0913 / CH0395
    (SB0607 / CH0394)
Higher Education – Sexual Assault Policy – Disciplinary Proceedings ProvisionsDelegate Miller, A.Approved by the Governor - Chapter 395Appropriations
3/1/2018 - 1:15 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsHigher Education (F2)
HB0916Business Regulation - Home Improvement Contracts - DepositsDelegate AdamsIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsEconomic Matters
2/20/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Business Regulation and Occupations (C2)
HB0922 / CH0211Maryland Department of Health – "Pill Mill" Tip Line and Overdose ReportDelegate KipkeApproved by the Governor - Chapter 211Health and Government Operations
2/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/29/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Health Occupations (J2)
HB1089
    (SB0894)
Metro Oversight Enhancement ActDelegate BarronIn the Senate - Third Reading Passed with Amendments (46-0)Environment and Transportation
3/1/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/3/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Transportation - Generally (R2)
HB1169
    (SB0343)
Baltimore City - Office of State's Attorney - Authority to Appoint Criminal InvestigatorsDelegate AndersonIn the Senate - First Reading Judicial ProceedingsJudiciary
2/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB1219Department of Housing and Community Development - Claims Regarding Neighborhood BlightDelegate GrammerIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
2/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic and Community Development (C8)
HB1292 / CH0500Criminal Law – Law Enforcement – Prohibition on Sexual ActivityDelegate LiermanApproved by the Governor - Chapter 500Judiciary
2/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
3/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Safety (E4)
HB1304Family Law – Minors – Emancipation (Emancipation of Minors Act)Delegate AtterbearyIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; WithdrawnJudiciary
3/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Family Law (D4)
HB1327Baltimore County Public Schools - Falsifying Domicile - PenaltyDelegate MieleIn the House - Hearing 3/09 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/9/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Education - Local Bills (F3)
HB1342 / CH0525
    (SB1138)
State Government – Discrimination and HarassmentDelegate KellyApproved by the Governor - Chapter 525Rules and Executive Nominations
3/5/2018 - 3:00 p.m.
Rules
3/30/2018 - 12:30 p.m.
State Government - General Assembly (P5)
HB1349 / CH0451
    (SB1079)
Pharmacy Benefits Managers - RevisionsDelegate AndertonApproved by the Governor - Chapter 451Health and Government Operations
3/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
FinanceInsurance - Health (C3)
HB1424Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection ActDelegate CilibertiIn the House - Hearing 3/09 at 2:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
3/9/2018 - 2:00 p.m.
Public Health (J1)
HB1483 / CH0287Duties of a Guardian of the Person - VisitationDelegate SaabApproved by the Governor - Chapter 287Health and Government Operations
2/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
3/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Estates and Trusts (N2)
HB1492Blue Ribbon Commission on School Transparency and AccountabilityDelegate Washington, A.In the Senate - First Reading Senate RulesWays and Means
3/1/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
RulesEducation - Local Bills (F3)
HB1493
    (SB0526)
Labor and Employment - Regulation of Farm Labor Contractors and Foreign Labor ContractorsDelegate ValderramaIn the House - Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
3/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Private Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB1499 / CH0533
    (SB0575)
Workers' Compensation - Self-Insured Employers - Suspected Fraud ReportingDelegate ValderramaApproved by the Governor - Chapter 533Economic Matters
3/2/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Workers' Compensation (K1)
HB1516
    (SB1002)
Public Health - Healthy Maryland Program - Establishment (Healthy Maryland Act of 2018)Delegate BarronIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; WithdrawnHealth and Government Operations
3/5/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Health (J1)
HB1518 / CH0308Public Health - Maternal Mortality Review Program - Report and Stakeholder MeetingsDelegate WilkinsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 308Health and Government Operations
3/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/3/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Health (J1)
HB1571Education - Child Sexual Abuse Prevention - Employment ProcessDelegate WilsonIn the Senate - Hearing 3/28 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/1/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Primary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB1587
    (SB0752)
Public Safety - Fire Investigation Science Advisory WorkgroupDelegate Howard, S.In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; WithdrawnJudiciary
2/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Safety (E4)
HB1615 / CH0408
    (SB1231)
Human Services - Temporary Disability Assistance ProgramDelegate Valentino-SmithApproved by the Governor - Chapter 408Appropriations
2/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/29/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Social Services - Generally (O1)
HB1634 / CH0731
    (SB1068 / CH0732)
Financial Consumer Protection Act of 2018Delegate FrickApproved by the Governor - Chapter 731Economic Matters
2/16/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/29/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Commercial Law - Consumer Protection (I3)
HB1641Maryland Transportation Public-Private Partnership Oversight ActDelegate CarrIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
3/9/2018 - 2:30 p.m.
Transportation - Generally (R2)
HB1642
    (SB1012)
Commissioner of Financial Regulation – Student Education Loans – OmbudsmanDelegate FrickIn the Senate - Recommitted to Finance (Senator Rosapepe)Economic Matters
2/16/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/3/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Financial Institutions (I1)
HB1722Environment - Lead Hazards - Environmental Investigation, Reporting, and Risk ReductionDelegate HolmesIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive NominationsEnvironment (M3)
HB1787State Government - Prevention of Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity and the Commission on Genocide PreventionDelegate AliIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive NominationsState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
HB1813Maryland Department of Health - Grants Advisor (Fair and Accessible Grant Funding Act)Delegate Howard, S.In the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive NominationsPublic Health (J1)
HB1822Task Force to Study the Baltimore Police DepartmentDelegate AliIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive NominationsPublic Safety (E4)
SB0006
    (HB0187 / CH0479)
Financial Institutions - Nondepository Special Fund - ExpansionChair, Finance CommitteeIn the House - First Reading Economic MattersFinance
1/17/2018 - 1:30 p.m.
Economic MattersFinancial Institutions (I1)
SB0091 / CH0669Juvenile Law - Disclosure of Court RecordsChair, Judicial Proceedings CommitteeApproved by the Governor - Chapter 669Judicial Proceedings
1/17/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
3/22/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Juvenile Law (E3)
SB0104Privileged Communications - Critical Incident Stress Management ServicesSenator NormanIn the Senate - Hearing 1/17 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
1/17/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Civil Actions and Procedures (D3)
SB0234 / CH0470
    (HB0596)
Physicians - Licensure - Grounds for Discipline and Interstate Medical Licensure CompactSenator MiddletonApproved by the Governor - Chapter 470Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
1/31/2018 - 2:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
3/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Health Occupations (J2)
SB0279 / CH0354
    (HB0370 / CH0353)
Metro Board Member ActSenator FeldmanApproved by the Governor - Chapter 354Finance
2/7/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and TransportationTransportation - Generally (R2)
SB0302
    (HB0355)
Accountability in Education Act of 2018PresidentIn the Senate - Hearing 2/07 at 12:45 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/7/2018 - 12:45 p.m.
Primary and Secondary Education (F1)
SB0343
    (HB1169)
Baltimore City - Office of State's Attorney - Authority to Appoint Criminal InvestigatorsSenator ConwayIn the Senate - Hearing 2/07 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
2/7/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Criminal Law - Procedure (E2)
SB0386 / CH0454Maryland Nursing Home Resident Protection Act of 2018Senator MathiasApproved by the Governor - Chapter 454Finance
2/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
3/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Health Care Facilities and Regulation (J3)
SB0490 / CH0497
    (HB0454)
Child Abuse and Neglect – Disclosure of Identifying InformationSenator KelleyApproved by the Governor - Chapter 497Judicial Proceedings
2/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
3/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Social Services - Generally (O1)
SB0525Public Institutions of Higher Education – Discriminatory HarassmentSenator ReadyIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/21/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Higher Education (F2)
SB0526
    (HB1493)
Labor and Employment - Regulation of Farm Labor Contractors and Foreign Labor ContractorsSenator LeeIn the Senate - Hearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
2/20/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Private Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
SB0575
    (HB1499 / CH0533)
Workers' Compensation - Self-Insured Employers - Suspected Fraud ReportingSenator KlausmeierVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Finance
2/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersWorkers' Compensation (K1)
SB0581Victims and Witnesses – U Nonimmigrant Status – Certification of Victim HelpfulnessSenator RamirezIn the Senate - Second Reading Passed with AmendmentsJudicial Proceedings
2/14/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Criminal Law - Procedure (E2)
SB0582
    (HB0522)
Public Safety - Maryland Police Training and Standards Commission - Sexual Assault Investigation TrainingSenator RamirezIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudicial Proceedings
2/14/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Safety (E4)
SB0584
    (HB0838)
Child Protection - Reporting - Threat of HarmSenator RamirezIn the Senate - Hearing 2/08 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
2/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Family Law (D4)
SB0607 / CH0394
    (HB0913 / CH0395)
Higher Education – Sexual Assault Policy – Disciplinary Proceedings ProvisionsSenator ConwayApproved by the Governor - Chapter 394Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/21/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
3/29/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Higher Education (F2)
SB0655
    (HB0451 / CH0814)
State Personnel - Collective Bargaining - State Institutions of Higher EducationSenator MathiasIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsFinance
3/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Rules and Executive NominationsState Government - Personnel (P4)
SB0725 / CH0366Bullying, Cyberbullying, Harassment, and Intimidation – School ResponseSenator ZirkinApproved by the Governor - Chapter 366Judicial Proceedings
2/20/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Judiciary
3/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Civil Actions and Procedures (D3)
SB0748
    (HB0791)
Interception of Communication - Financial InstitutionsSenator AstleIn the House - First Reading Economic MattersFinance
2/22/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersFinancial Institutions (I1)
SB0752
    (HB1587)
Public Safety - Fire Investigation Science Advisory WorkgroupSenator BatesIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings; WithdrawnJudicial ProceedingsPublic Safety (E4)
SB0816Criminal Law - Death Penalty - Law Enforcement Officers and First RespondersSenator SallingIn the Senate - Hearing 2/22 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
2/22/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Criminal Law - Procedure (E2)
SB0862
    (HB0909)
Maryland No-Fault Birth Injury FundSenator KelleyIn the Senate - Hearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m. (Judicial Proceedings)Judicial Proceedings
2/21/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
Civil Actions and Procedures (D3)
SB0871State Board of Physicians - Discipline for Alternative Treatments - ProhibitionSenator MathiasIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs; WithdrawnEducation, Health, and Environmental AffairsHealth Occupations (J2)
SB0894
    (HB1089)
Metro Oversight Enhancement ActSenator FeldmanIn the Senate - Hearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
2/21/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Transportation - Generally (R2)
SB1002
    (HB1516)
Public Health - Healthy Maryland Program - Establishment (Healthy Maryland Act of 2018)Senator PinskyIn the Senate - Hearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/7/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Health (J1)
SB1012
    (HB1642)
Commissioner of Financial Regulation - Student Education Loans - Ombudsman and Licensing of ServicersSenator FeldmanIn the Senate - Recommitted to Finance (Senator Rosapepe)Finance
2/22/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Financial Institutions (I1)
SB1036
    (HB1646 / CH0251)
Criminal Procedure - Firearms - TransferSenator SmithIn the Senate - Conference Committee AppointedJudicial Proceedings
2/28/2018 - 3:00 p.m.
Judiciary
4/3/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Criminal Law - Procedure (E2)
SB1037 / CH0747
    (HB0460)
Montgomery County – Fire and Explosive Investigator – DefinitionSenator SmithApproved by the Governor - Chapter 747Judicial Proceedings
3/7/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
4/3/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Safety (E4)
SB1068 / CH0732
    (HB1634 / CH0731)
Financial Consumer Protection Act of 2018Senator RosapepeApproved by the Governor - Chapter 732Finance
2/22/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersCommercial Law - Consumer Protection (I3)
SB1079
    (HB1349 / CH0451)
Pharmacy Benefits Managers - RevisionsSenator MathiasVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Finance
3/21/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
4/3/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Insurance - Health (C3)
SB1137 / CH0145
    (HB0291 / CH0144)
Criminal Law - Prohibitions, Prosecutions, and CorrectionsSenator ConwayApproved by the Governor - Chapter 145Judicial Proceedings
3/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
4/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Safety (E4)
SB1138
    (HB1342 / CH0525)
Legislative Branch of State Government - Sexual HarassmentSenator ConwayIn the Senate - First Reading Senate RulesRulesState Government - General Assembly (P5)
SB1198
    (HB0674)
Business Regulation - Home Improvement ContractsSenator BatesIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs; WithdrawnEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
4/4/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Business Regulation and Occupations (C2)
SB1213Public Schools - Student Discipline - Suspensions and ExpulsionsSenator SerafiniIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/15/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Primary and Secondary Education (F1)
SB1230Task Force to Investigate the Challenges of and Opportunities for Minorities in Business - Report and Sunset ExtensionSenator RobinsonIn the Senate - First Reading Senate RulesRulesBusiness Regulation and Occupations (C2)
SB1231
    (HB1615 / CH0408)
Human Services - Temporary Disability Assistance ProgramSenator MadalenoIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsFinance
3/22/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Rules and Executive NominationsSocial Services - Generally (O1)
SB1262Public Safety - Background Information for Firearm License Investigations - School Crisis Welfare Officers (School Safety Act 2018: Prevention)Senator AstleIn the Senate - Hearing 3/23 at 11:30 a.m.Judicial Proceedings
3/23/2018 - 11:30 a.m.
Public Safety (E4)

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May 31, 2018 2:00 P.M.