Senator John C. Astle

2013 Regular Session

District 30, Anne Arundel County

Total Bills: 77 (Primary Sponsor: 29, Co-sponsor: 45, By Request: 3)

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TitleStatusOriginal House
and Hearing Dates
Opposite House
and Hearing Dates
Sponsorship
Type
 
Broad Subject
SB0008 / CH0161
    (HB0089)
Gas Companies - Rate Regulation - Infrastructure Replacement SurchargeApproved by the Governor - Chapter 161Finance
1/23/2013 - 2:30 p.m.
Economic MattersPrimaryUtility Regulation (C5)
SB0011 / CH0162Natural Resources - State Boat Act - Expiration of Temporary Certificate of Boat NumberApproved by the Governor - Chapter 162Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
1/23/2013 - 2:00 p.m.
Environmental Matters
3/27/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryNatural Resources - Generally (M1)
SB0027 / CH0434
    (HB0385 / CH0435)
Chesapeake Conservation Corps Program - Funding ExtensionApproved by the Governor - Chapter 434Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
1/23/2013 - 2:00 p.m.
Environmental Matters
3/27/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryNatural Resources - Generally (M1)
SB0090 / CH0180
    (HB0548)
Natural Resources - Vessel Excise Tax - Waterway Improvement FundApproved by the Governor - Chapter 180Budget and Taxation
2/20/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
4/4/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryNatural Resources - Generally (M1)
SB0091Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 2012 - Anne Arundel County - Shiplap HouseIn the Senate - Hearing 2/27 at 2:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/27/2013 - 2:00 p.m.
PrimaryPrior Authorizations (B4)
SB0092Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Sprinkler Assistance Revolving FundIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Budget and Taxation; WithdrawnBudget and TaxationPrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
SB0093Transportation - Chesapeake Bay Bridge Crossing - Environmental Impact Study for a Third SpanIn the Senate - Hearing 1/23 at 2:30 p.m.Finance
1/23/2013 - 2:30 p.m.
PrimaryTransportation - Highways (R1)
SB0110
    (HB0084)
Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - William Paca House RestorationIn the Senate - Hearing 3/09 at 3:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/9/2013 - 3:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
SB0242
    (HB1254)
Public Health - Forensic Laboratories - RegulationIn the Senate - Hearing 2/14 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
2/14/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryPublic Health (J1)
SB0243 / CH0213
    (HB1360)
Maryland Income Tax Refund - Anne Arundel County Warrant Intercept Program - ExtensionApproved by the Governor - Chapter 213Budget and Taxation
2/13/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/26/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0244 / CH0214
    (HB0145 / CH0215)
City of Annapolis - Alcoholic Beverages - Refillable Container LicenseApproved by the Governor - Chapter 214Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/14/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersPrimaryAlcoholic Beverages - Local Bills (A2)
SB0246Vehicle Laws - Protective Headgear Requirement for Motorcycle Riders - ExceptionIn the Senate - Hearing 2/13 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
2/13/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryVehicle Laws - Rules of the Road (R5)
SB0311
    (HB0654)
Workers' Compensation - Temporary Total Disability Benefits - CreditIn the Senate - Hearing 2/05 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
2/5/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryWorkers' Compensation (K1)
SB0312Vehicle Laws - Provisional Drivers' Licenses - First Aid and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Training RequirementIn the Senate - Hearing cancelledJudicial ProceedingsPrimaryVehicle Laws - Licensing and Registration (R4)
SB0313 / CH0225
    (HB0370 / CH0226)
Workers' Compensation - Anne Arundel County Deputy SheriffApproved by the Governor - Chapter 225Finance
2/26/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersPrimaryWorkers' Compensation (K1)
SB0374 / CH0246
    (HB0316)
Office of the Attorney General - Workgroup on Children's Online Privacy ProtectionApproved by the Governor - Chapter 246Finance
2/19/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersPrimaryCommercial Law - Consumer Protection (I3)
SB0399
    (HB0772)
Motor Vehicle Administration - Selective Service Registration - Driver's License and Identification Card ApplicantsIn the House - Hearing 3/29 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
2/7/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Environmental Matters
3/29/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryVehicle Laws - Licensing and Registration (R4)
SB0425
    (HB1068)
Commercial Law - Cigarette Sales Below Cost - Wholesale MarkupIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by FinanceFinance
2/20/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryCommercial Law - Generally (I4)
SB0451
    (HB0412)
Vessel Excise Tax - Exemption for Commercial Enterprises Paying the Admissions and Amusement TaxIn the Senate - Hearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/20/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryNatural Resources - Generally (M1)
SB0502
    (HB0600)
Maryland Medical Assistance Program - Judgments - Third-Party TortfeasorsIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudicial Proceedings
3/13/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
PrimaryPublic Health (J1)
SB0618Public Health - Baby Bumper Pads - Restrictions on SaleIn the Senate - Hearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
2/27/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryPublic Health (J1)
SB0619Wildlife Management and Sustainability Act of 2013In the House - Hearing 3/28 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/5/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Environmental Matters
3/28/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryHunting and Fishing (M2)
SB0735
    (HB1519)
Insurance - Premium FinancingIn the Senate - Hearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
2/26/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryInsurance - Other than Health (C4)
SB0736 / CH0311
    (HB0763)
Insurance - Fraudulent Insurance Acts - Compensation for DeductibleApproved by the Governor - Chapter 311Finance
2/26/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersPrimaryInsurance - Other than Health (C4)
SB0874
    (HB0064)
Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Mayo Civic Association Community HallIn the Senate - Hearing 3/09 at 3:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/9/2013 - 3:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
SB0895
    (HB0996)
Creation of a State Debt - Maryland Artificial Reef InitiativeIn the Senate - Hearing 3/09 at 3:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/9/2013 - 3:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
SB0912
    (HB1357)
Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Southern Middle School and Southern High School ImprovementsIn the Senate - Hearing 3/09 at 3:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/9/2013 - 3:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
SB0999
    (HB1458)
Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 2003 - Anne Arundel County - Annapolis Recreational Center at 9 St. Mary's StreetIn the Senate - Hearing 3/15 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/15/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryPrior Authorizations (B4)
SB1015
    (HB1437)
Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - MTR Land Enhancement ProjectIn the Senate - Hearing 3/09 at 3:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/9/2013 - 3:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
SB0014 / CH0008
    (HB0075)
Utility Service Protection Program - Annual Report - DeadlineApproved by the Governor - Chapter 8Finance
1/10/2013 - 1:30 p.m.
Economic MattersCo-SponsorUtility Regulation (C5)
SB0103Income Tax - Military Retirement IncomeIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsBudget and Taxation
2/6/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Rules and Executive NominationsCo-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0124 / CH0443
    (HB0043)
Income Tax Credit for Qualifying Employees - Sunset RepealApproved by the Governor - Chapter 443Budget and Taxation
2/6/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/26/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0195 / CH0202
    (HB1062 / CH0203)
Hospitals - Notice to Patients - Outpatient Status and Billing ImplicationsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 202Finance
1/31/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
3/28/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHealth Care Facilities and Regulation (J3)
SB0212 / CH0206
    (HB0374)
Vehicle Laws - Registration Plates for Motorcycles - Individuals with DisabilitiesApproved by the Governor - Chapter 206Judicial Proceedings
2/7/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Environmental Matters
3/29/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorVehicle Laws - Licensing and Registration (R4)
SB0213Emergency Medical Services - Automated External Defibrillators - Immunity from LiabilityIn the Senate - Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
3/13/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
SB0241Administrative Procedure Act - Proposed Regulations - Public Hearings and VotingIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/7/2013 - 1:45 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Regulations and Procedures (P3)
SB0334 / CH0456
    (HB0312 / CH0457)
Mammograms - Dense Breast Tissue - NotificationApproved by the Governor - Chapter 456Finance
2/6/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
3/28/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHealth Care Facilities and Regulation (J3)
SB0348
    (HB0262)
Criminal Law - Distribution of Faked Controlled Dangerous Substance - Substantially Similar Chemical StructureIn the Senate - Hearing 2/12 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
2/12/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
SB0355 / CH0239
    (HB0057 / CH0606)
Office of Health Care Quality - Abuser Registry WorkgroupApproved by the Governor - Chapter 239Finance
3/20/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
4/4/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
SB0375 / CH0247
    (HB0785)
Commercial Law - Maryland Credit Services Businesses Act - ScopeApproved by the Governor - Chapter 247Finance
2/20/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersCo-SponsorCommercial Law - Consumer Protection (I3)
SB0380 / CH0248
    (HB1343 / CH0249)
Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Workgroup on Cancer Clusters and Environmental Causes of CancerApproved by the Governor - Chapter 248Finance
2/12/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
3/26/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
SB0384
    (HB0726)
Economic Development - Sickle Cell Disease Research ProgramIn the House - Hearing 3/26 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
2/12/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
3/26/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEconomic and Community Development (C8)
SB0385 / CH0250
    (HB0327)
State Government - Health, Education, and Social Services - Submission of Documents in Electronic FormApproved by the Governor - Chapter 250Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/21/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government OperationsCo-SponsorState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
SB0411Corporate Income Tax - Rate ReductionIn the Senate - Hearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/20/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0447
    (HB0669 / CH0381)
Business Regulation - Introduction of Additives into Gasoline - AuthorizationIn the House - Rereferred to Economic MattersFinance
2/21/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersCo-SponsorBusiness Regulation and Occupations (C2)
SB0484 / CH0278
    (HB0184 / CH0279)
Income Tax Credit - Oyster Shell RecyclingApproved by the Governor - Chapter 278Budget and Taxation
2/27/2013 - 2:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/26/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0494
    (HB0937)
Commission on Maryland Cybersecurity Innovation and Excellence - DutiesIn the House - First Reading Economic MattersFinance
2/19/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersCo-SponsorState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
SB0496 / CH0280
    (HB0931)
Maryland Medical Assistance Program - TelemedicineApproved by the Governor - Chapter 280Finance
2/20/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
4/4/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
SB0581 / CH0288
    (HB1216 / CH0289)
Health Insurance - Federal Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act - Notice and Authorization FormsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 288Finance
2/27/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
4/4/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorInsurance - Health (C3)
SB0582 / CH0290
    (HB1252 / CH0291)
Health Insurance - Federal Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act - Utilization Review Criteria and StandardsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 290Finance
2/27/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
4/4/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorInsurance - Health (C3)
SB0585
    (HB1001)
Health Insurance - Federal and State Mental Health and Addiction Parity Laws - Report on ComplianceIn the Senate - Hearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
2/27/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorInsurance - Health (C3)
SB0587 / CH0503Higher Education - Charles W. Riley Firefighter and Ambulance and Rescue Squad Member ScholarshipApproved by the Governor - Chapter 503Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/6/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/27/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
SB0610 / CH0299
    (HB0890)
Health - Overdose Response Program - EstablishmentApproved by the Governor - Chapter 299Finance
3/6/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
Health and Government Operations
4/2/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
SB0620
    (HB0715)
Family Law - Denial of Paternity, Custody, and VisitationIn the House - Hearing 3/26 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
2/28/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
3/26/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorFamily Law (D4)
SB0621 / CH0066
    (HB0889)
Vehicles Laws - Emergency Vehicles - Motorcades and EscortsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 66Judicial Proceedings
2/20/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Environmental Matters
3/29/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorVehicle Laws - Rules of the Road (R5)
SB0632 / CH0511
    (HB0061)
State Brain Injury Trust FundApproved by the Governor - Chapter 511Finance
2/20/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
Health and Government Operations
4/2/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
SB0660Public Safety - Regulated Firearm License - ReciprocityIn the Senate - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
3/6/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
SB0661
    (HB1304)
Privileged Communications - Critical Incident Stress Management and Peer SupportIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings; WithdrawnJudicial Proceedings
2/19/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCivil Actions and Procedures (D3)
SB0681
    (HB1314)
Workers' Compensation - Medical Presumptions - Statute of Limitations on ClaimsIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Finance; WithdrawnFinance
2/19/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorWorkers' Compensation (K1)
SB0749 / CH0073
    (HB1132 / CH0074)
Maryland Automobile Insurance Fund - Operational ChangesApproved by the Governor - Chapter 73Finance
2/26/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersCo-SponsorInsurance - Other than Health (C4)
SB0752 / CH0316
    (HB1119 / CH0317)
Department of Budget and Management - Foster Youth Summer Internship Pilot ProgramApproved by the Governor - Chapter 316Finance
3/14/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
3/28/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorSocial Services - Generally (O1)
SB0798 / CH0324
    (HB1042)
Hospitals - Credentialing and Privileging Process - TelemedicineApproved by the Governor - Chapter 324Finance
3/6/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
4/4/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHealth Care Facilities and Regulation (J3)
SB0799
    (HB1266)
Environment - Solid Waste Management Practices - Maryland Recycling and Landfill Diversion Task ForceIn the House - Rereferred to Economic MattersFinance
3/5/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Economic MattersCo-SponsorUtility Regulation (C5)
SB0824
    (HB0513)
Income Tax Credit - Classroom Expenses for TeachersIn the Senate - Hearing 3/13 at 1:15 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/13/2013 - 1:15 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0849 / CH0326
    (HB1090 / CH0327)
Public Utilities - Consumer Relations - Tenant Payment of Landlord Utility BillsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 326Finance
3/12/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Environmental Matters
4/4/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic Matters
Co-SponsorUtility Regulation (C5)
SB0857 / CH0569
    (HB1131 / CH0570)
Commission on the Establishment of a Maryland Educators Service MemorialApproved by the Governor - Chapter 569Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/8/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/27/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
SB0887 / CH0572
    (HB1187)
Public Utilities - Solar Photovoltaic SystemsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 572Finance
3/19/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersCo-SponsorUtility Regulation (C5)
SB0919
    (HB1089)
Vehicle Laws - Rental Vehicle Companies - Right of IndemnificationIn the Senate - Referred to interim study by FinanceFinance
3/19/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorVehicle Laws - Miscellaneous (R7)
SB0963 / CH0336
    (HB1502)
Task Force to Study a Post-Labor Day Start Date for Maryland Public SchoolsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 336Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/14/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/27/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
SB0977
    (HB1501)
Task Force to Evaluate Regional Health Delivery and Health Planning in Rural AreasIn the House - Favorable Report by Health and Government OperationsFinance
3/21/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
4/4/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHealth Care Facilities and Regulation (J3)
SB1016Clean Energy Loan Programs - Private Lenders - Collection of Loan PaymentsIn the House - Rereferred to Economic MattersFinance
3/19/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersCo-SponsorTaxes - Property (Q1)
SB1040
    (HB1258)
Mental Hygiene - Reform of Laws and Delivery of ServicesIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsFinance
3/20/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Rules and Executive NominationsCo-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
SB1049 / CH0602Recycling - Apartment Buildings and Condominiums - Ocean CityApproved by the Governor - Chapter 602Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/19/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Environmental Matters
4/4/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEnvironment (M3)
SJ0003Crisis in Waiting Periods for Veterans with Disabilities to Receive Services from the Federal Veterans Benefits AdministrationIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/21/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Rules and Executive NominationsCo-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
SB0274
    (HB0228 / CH0159)
Maryland Health Progress Act of 2013In the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsFinance
2/13/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
Rules and Executive NominationsBy Request - AdministrationInsurance - Health (C3)
SB0275
    (HB0226 / CH0003)
Maryland Offshore Wind Energy Act of 2013In the Senate - Hearing 2/13 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
2/13/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationEnvironment (M3)
SB0820 / CH0561
    (HB0767 / CH0562)
Animal Welfare - Spay/Neuter Fund - EstablishmentApproved by the Governor - Chapter 561Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/5/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Environmental Matters
3/27/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - OtherAgriculture (M4)

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October 30, 2013 7:45 A.M.