Delegate Christopher T. Adams

2016 Regular Session

District 37B, Caroline, Dorchester, Talbot, and Wicomico Counties

Total Bills: 73 (Primary Sponsor: 14, Co-sponsor: 45, By Request: 14)

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Number / Chapter
(Cross File / Chapter)
TitleStatusOriginal House
and Hearing Dates
Opposite House
and Hearing Dates
Sponsorship
Type
 
Broad Subject
HB0019Public Safety - Building Performance Standards - Local Amendments to Fire Sprinkler Systems ProvisionsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
2/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryPublic Safety (E4)
HB0607Courts - Jurors - State Per Diem AmountIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryCourts and Court Personnel - Statewide (D1)
HB0608Landlord and Tenant - Installation of Satellite Dish on Residential Rental PropertyIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
2/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryReal Property (N1)
HB0609
    (SB0650)
Prevailing Wage - Basis for Rate Determination - Survey DataIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Government - Procurement (P2)
HB0620Elementary and Secondary Education - Required Number of School Days - RepealIn the House - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/25/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0687Prevailing Wage - Payroll Records - Submission by ContractorsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Government - Procurement (P2)
HB0774
    (SB0138)
Creation of a State Debt - Dorchester County - Dorchester County Family YMCAIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/14/2016 - 9:00 a.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0826Prescription Drug Repository Program - Repository Inventory Requirement - RevisionIn the House - Hearing cancelledHealth and Government OperationsPrimaryPublic Health (J1)
HB1222
    (SB0392)
Dorchester County - Recycling at Special Events - ExemptionsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation; WithdrawnEnvironment and TransportationPrimaryEnvironment (M3)
HB1245Income Tax Credit - Single-Family Dwellings - Smoke Detection SystemsIn the House - Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/11/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB1246Income Tax Withholding - Employer Liability - Safe HarborIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means; WithdrawnWays and MeansPrimaryTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB1257Labor and Employment - Workplace Fraud Provisions - RepealIn the House - Referred to interim study by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/8/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB1290Motor Fuel Dispensing Equipment - Tax Rate InformationIn the Senate - Hearing 3/30 at 1:30 p.m.Ways and Means
3/14/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/30/2016 - 1:30 p.m.
PrimaryTaxes - Transportation (Q5)
HB1605Unemployment Insurance - Safe Harbor - EstablishmentIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive NominationsPrimaryUnemployment Insurance (K2)
HB0206
    (SB0140)
Creation of a State Debt - Talbot County - Chesapeake Bay Maritime MuseumIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/12/2016 - 2:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0208
    (SB0139)
Creation of a State Debt - Talbot County - Phillips Wharf Aquaculture Jobs Training CenterIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/12/2016 - 2:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0219
    (SB0527)
Criminal Law - Human Trafficking - Adult Victim - PenaltyIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; WithdrawnJudiciaryCo-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0226 / CH0150
    (SB0016 / CH0149)
Talbot County - Board of Education - Student MembersApproved by the Governor - Chapter 150Ways and Means
2/18/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEducation - Local Bills (F3)
HB0306 / CH0319Labor and Employment - Hiring and Promotion Preferences - Veterans and Their SpousesApproved by the Governor - Chapter 319Economic Matters
2/2/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB0324Education - Maryland High School Diploma - Civics Test RequirementIn the House - Hearing 2/11 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/11/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0349 / CH0717
    (SB1162)
Baltimore County - Education - Career Exploration and Development Activities - Coffee (Java Act)Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 717Ways and Means
2/11/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0351Criminal Procedure - Government Drone Use - LimitationsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; WithdrawnJudiciary
2/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB0367Public Safety - Regulated Firearms - Disqualifying CrimeIn the House - Hearing 3/15 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/15/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB0369
    (SB0403)
Handgun Permits - Universal RecognitionIn the House - Hearing 3/15 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/15/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB0375
    (SB0184)
Public Safety - Permit to Carry, Wear, or Transport a Handgun - QualificationsIn the House - Hearing 3/15 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/15/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB0390
    (SB0425 / CH0387)
Maryland Income Tax Refunds - Warrant Intercept Program - StatewideIn the Senate - Rereferred to Budget and TaxationWays and Means
2/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and TaxationCo-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0391
    (SB0020)
State Government - Display of the POW/MIA Flag on State Building GroundsIn the House - Hearing 2/17 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
2/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
HB0398Public Safety - Honorably Discharged Veterans - Handgun LicenseIn the House - Hearing 3/15 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/15/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB0424Income Tax - Expensing of Business Property and Bonus DepreciationIn the House - Hearing 2/16 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0425Vehicle Laws - Registration Plates - Vehicle Manufactured Without Means to Display Front PlateIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
2/18/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorVehicle Laws - Licensing and Registration (R4)
HB0488 / CH0487Property Tax - Property Transferred to New Owner - AppealsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 487Ways and Means
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/31/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Property (Q1)
HB0526
    (SB0747)
Community Colleges - Small Community Colleges - FundingIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
2/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB0546
    (SB0510)
Electric and Gas Companies - Rate Regulation - Infrastructure InvestmentsIn the House - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/18/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorUtility Regulation (C5)
HB0561Small Business Personal Property Tax Relief Act of 2016In the House - Hearing 3/02 at 2:30 p.m.Ways and Means
3/2/2016 - 2:30 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Property (Q1)
HB0596 / CH0040State Department of Education - Hearing Aid Loan Bank Program - Age of EligibilityApproved by the Governor - Chapter 40Ways and Means
2/18/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/30/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0603
    (SB0749)
Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection ActIn the House - Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
3/11/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
HB0644
    (SB0691)
Public Health - Provision of Life-Preserving Health Care Services (Vulnerable Protection Act)In the House - Hearing 3/15 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
3/15/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
HB0700
    (SB0679 / CH0574)
Unemployment Insurance - Exemption From Covered Employment - Nail TechniciansIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
2/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorUnemployment Insurance (K2)
HB0718 / CH0114Consumer Protection - Asset Recovery for Exploited Seniors ActApproved by the Governor - Chapter 114Economic Matters
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/30/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCommercial Law - Consumer Protection (I3)
HB0719
    (SB0522)
Sales and Use Tax - Exemptions - Girl Scouts and Boy ScoutsIn the House - Hearing 3/01 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/1/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Sales and Use (Q4)
HB0836Educational Institutions - Notice of Criminal Activity and Threats to SafetyIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/18/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
Co-SponsorEducation - Miscellaneous (F5)
HB0914Criminal Procedure - Expungement - Acquittal, Dismissal, and Nolle ProsequiIn the Senate - Hearing 3/30 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/8/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
3/30/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB0944Criminal Law - Professional Counselors and Therapists - Misconduct (Lynette's Law)In the House - Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB1038Labor and Employment - Labor Organizations - Right to WorkIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/8/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB1169
    (SB0963)
Harris Creek Oyster Restoration - Vessel Damage - CompensationIn the House - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
3/2/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorNatural Resources - Generally (M1)
HB1172
    (SB0751)
Private Passenger Motor Vehicle Liability Insurance - Enhanced Underinsured Motorist CoverageIn the House - Third Reading Passed (98-41)Economic Matters
3/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorVehicle Laws - Miscellaneous (R7)
HB1315Sales and Use Tax - Exemption - Sales by Nonprofit Organizations Raising Funds to Assist VeteransIn the House - Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/11/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Sales and Use (Q4)
HB1317Criminal Procedure - Expungement - Acquittal, Dismissal, and Nolle ProsequiIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
3/8/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB1334
    (SB0777 / CH0697)
Unemployment Insurance - Exemption From Covered Employment - Messenger Service BusinessIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorUnemployment Insurance (K2)
HB1342
    (SB0945 / CH0512)
Drunk Driving Reduction Act of 2016 (Noah's Law)In the Senate - Third Reading Passed with Amendments (46-0)Judiciary
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorVehicle Laws - Drunk Driving (R3)
HB1347Maryland Medical Assistance Program - Managed Care Organizations - DisenrollmentIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; WithdrawnHealth and Government Operations
3/1/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
HB1349
    (SB0767)
Education - Beginning of School Year - After Labor DayIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means; WithdrawnWays and MeansCo-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB1365
    (SB0621)
Landlord and Tenant - Military Personnel - Limitation on Liability for RentIn the Senate - First Reading Judicial ProceedingsEnvironment and Transportation
3/8/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorReal Property (N1)
HB1375Public Schools and Libraries - Access to Obscene Materials and Child Pornography - ProhibitedIn the House - Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/11/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEducation - Miscellaneous (F5)
HB1428
    (SB0748)
Sustainable Growth and Agricultural Preservation Act - ApplicationIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEnvironment (M3)
HB1456Public Schools - Access to Obscene Materials and Child Pornography - ProhibitedIn the House - Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/11/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEducation - Miscellaneous (F5)
HB1471
    (SB0831)
State Board of Plumbing - State Plumbing Code - Adoption and EnforcementIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/15/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorBusiness Regulation and Occupations (C2)
HB1511Caroline County - Deer Management Permit - FirearmsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by House Rules and Executive Nominations; WithdrawnRules and Executive NominationsCo-SponsorHunting and Fishing (M2)
HB1624 / CH0526
    (SB1104 / CH0525)
Transportation - Highways - Heroes HighwayApproved by the Governor - Chapter 526Environment and Transportation
4/7/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
FinanceCo-SponsorTransportation - Highways (R1)
HB0449
    (SB0375)
Relief From Budget MandatesIn the House - Hearing 3/08 at 1:00 p.m.Appropriations
3/8/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationOperating Budget (B1)
HB0450
    (SB0386)
Tax Credits - Manufacturing Empowerment ZonesIn the House - Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationEconomic and Community Development (C8)
HB0452
    (SB0384)
Earned Income Tax Credit - ExpansionIn the Senate - Third Reading Passed with Amendments (38-8)Ways and Means
2/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0453Maryland Education CreditIn the House - Hearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/7/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0455
    (SB0387)
Income Tax Exemption Amount - Elderly IndividualsIn the House - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/25/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0456
    (SB0382)
Prescription Drug Monitoring Program - RevisionsIn the House - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
2/18/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationPublic Health (J1)
HB0457
    (SB0385)
Corporations and Associations - Filing Fees - ReductionsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationCorporations and Associations (C1)
HB0458
    (SB0380)
General Assembly and Congressional Legislative Redistricting and Apportionment CommissionIn the House - Hearing 2/29 at 1:00 p.m.Rules and Executive Nominations
2/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationState Government - Regulations and Procedures (P3)
HB0459 / CH0316
    (SB0389)
Birth and Death Certificates - Fee ReductionApproved by the Governor - Chapter 316Ways and Means
3/7/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
Budget and Taxation
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationBusiness Regulation and Occupations (C2)
HB0460
    (SB0381 / CH0146)
Housing and Community Development - Community Development Administration - Student and Residential Mortgage LoansVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Environment and Transportation
2/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Finance
By Request - AdministrationEconomic and Community Development (C8)
HB0461
    (SB0388)
Crimes - Criminal Gangs - Prohibitions and FundingIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0462 / CH0010
    (SB0383)
Program Open Space - Transfer Tax Repayment - Use of FundsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 10Appropriations
2/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationNatural Resources - Generally (M1)
HB0464
    (SB0376 / CH0144)
Pathways in Technology Early College High (P-TECH) Schools Act of 2016In the House - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m. (Ways and Means)Ways and Means
2/25/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
By Request - AdministrationPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB1630Dorchester County Board of Education - Nonprofessional Personnel Appointment - Advice and ConsentIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive NominationsBy Request - CommitteeEducation - Local Bills (F3)

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October 14, 2016 1:27 P.M.