Delegate Ben Barnes

2014 Regular Session

District 21, Prince George's and Anne Arundel Counties

Total Bills: 76 (Primary Sponsor: 5, Co-sponsor: 71, By Request: 0)

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Number / Chapter
(Cross File / Chapter)
TitleStatusOriginal House
and Hearing Dates
Opposite House
and Hearing Dates
Sponsorship
Type
 
Broad Subject
HB0503
    (SB0406)
Creation of a State Debt - Prince George's County - Laurel Armory-Anderson & Murphy Community CenterIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/8/2014 - 2:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0585
    (SB0082)
Vehicle Laws - Prohibition Against Smoking in Vehicle Containing Young ChildIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters PrimaryTransportation - Generally (R2)
HB0725
    (SB0883)
State-Owned Airport Concessionaire Employees - Payment of Wages and Other RightsIn the House - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB1149
    (SB0733)
Public Utilities - Renewable Energy Portfolio StandardsIn the House - Hearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/27/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryUtility Regulation (C5)
HB1160
    (SB0919)
Public Utilities - Transportation Network Services - EstablishmentIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
3/6/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryUtility Regulation (C5)
HB0148Education - Public School Holidays - Veterans' DayIn the House - Hearing 2/12 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/12/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0187Labor and Employment - Maryland Wage and Hour Law - Payment of WagesIn the Senate - Hearing 3/26 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/11/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB0208 / CH0518
    (SB0546 / CH0517)
Alcoholic Beverages - Refillable Containers - Permits and LabelsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 518Economic Matters
2/17/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Co-SponsorAlcoholic Beverages - Statewide Bills (A1)
HB0220
    (SB0480 / CH0062)
Injured Workers' Insurance Fund Employees - Registration as Registered LobbyistsVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Economic Matters
2/4/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Finance
Co-SponsorEthics (G2)
HB0241Vehicle Laws - Overtaking and Passing Bicycles, Personal Mobility Devices, or Motor ScootersIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental MattersEnvironmental Matters
2/4/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorVehicle Laws - Rules of the Road (R5)
HB0243 / CH0591Vehicle Laws - Unauthorized Use of Rented Motor Vehicle - RepealApproved by the Governor - Chapter 591Judiciary
1/29/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
3/18/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0268Corporations and Associations - Limited Liability Companies - Company RepresentativeIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
1/29/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCorporations and Associations (C1)
HB0337 / CH0394Farm Breweries - Location and Self-DistributionApproved by the Governor - Chapter 394Economic Matters
2/17/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorAlcoholic Beverages - Statewide Bills (A1)
HB0368
    (SB0482)
Workers' Compensation - Prescription Drugs - Choice of PharmacyIn the House - Hearing 2/04 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/4/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorWorkers' Compensation (K1)
HB0396 / CH0503
    (SB0446 / CH0502)
Department of Disabilities - Study of Accessibility Concepts in Computer Science, Information Systems, and Information Technology Programs in Higher EducationApproved by the Governor - Chapter 503Appropriations
2/4/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB0411
    (SB0494)
Workers' Compensation - Heart Disease and Hypertension Presumption - State Correctional OfficersIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/18/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorWorkers' Compensation (K1)
HB0440 / CH0268
    (SB0058 / CH0267)
Education - School Vehicles - Authorized RidersApproved by the Governor - Chapter 268Environmental Matters
2/11/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0443
    (SB0589)
Tobacco Taxes - Healthy Maryland InitiativeIn the House - Hearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m. (Ways and Means)Ways and Means
2/20/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
Co-SponsorTaxes - Miscellaneous (Q7)
HB0464 / CH0407Alcoholic Beverages - Micro-Brewery Licenses - Retail Sale - Prepackaged BeerApproved by the Governor - Chapter 407Economic Matters
2/17/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorAlcoholic Beverages - Statewide Bills (A1)
HB0469Speed Monitoring Systems - School Zones - Days of OperationIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental MattersEnvironmental Matters
2/18/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorVehicle Laws - Rules of the Road (R5)
HB0480 / CH0301
    (SB0508 / CH0300)
Office of the Attorney General - Establishment of a Consumer Affairs Satellite Office in Prince George's CountyApproved by the Governor - Chapter 301Health and Government Operations
2/12/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCommercial Law - Consumer Protection (I3)
HB0482 / CH0600
    (SB0455)
Higher Education - Unaccompanied Homeless Youth - Tuition ExemptionApproved by the Governor - Chapter 600Appropriations
2/11/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB0571School Counselors - Role Expansion in Public Middle and High SchoolsIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsWays and Means
2/21/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0577
    (SB1018)
Task Force to Study Housing and Supportive Services for Unaccompanied Homeless Youth - Continuation, Membership, Stipend, and DutiesIn the House - Hearing 2/11 at 1:00 p.m.Appropriations
2/11/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorChildren (O4)
HB0605Creation of a State Debt - Prince George's County - Laurel Boys and Girls ClubIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/8/2014 - 4:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0607Education - Student Data Privacy Act of 2014In the Senate - Hearing 4/07 at 2:30 p.m.Ways and Means
2/21/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
4/7/2014 - 2:30 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0640Labor and Employment - Intern Transportation Costs - Reimbursement by EmployersIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/18/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB0652Consumer Protection - Negative Option Feature - RestrictionsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/12/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCommercial Law - Consumer Protection (I3)
HB0685
    (SB0405)
Creation of a State Debt - Prince George's County - Laurel Park Path System ImprovementsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/8/2014 - 12:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0710
    (SB0483 / CH0510)
Labor and Employment - Nursing Homes and Health Care Facilities - Workplace Safety Assessment and Safety ProgramVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Economic Matters
2/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB0718
    (SB0707)
Community Cleanup and Greening Act of 2014In the House - Hearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m. (Environmental Matters)Environmental Matters
2/21/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic Matters
Co-SponsorBusiness Regulation and Occupations (C2)
HB0726Judges - Mandatory Retirement AgeIn the House - Hearing 2/12 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
2/12/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCourts and Court Personnel - Statewide (D1)
HB0727 / CH0282
    (SB0232 / CH0281)
Procurement - Prevailing Wage - ApplicabilityApproved by the Governor - Chapter 282Economic Matters
2/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/27/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Procurement (P2)
HB0740 / CH0535
    (SB0603 / CH0534)
Economic Development - Maryland Technology Development Corporation - Cybersecurity Investment FundApproved by the Governor - Chapter 535Economic Matters
2/19/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEconomic and Community Development (C8)
HB0741 / CH0533
    (SB0601 / CH0532)
Business and Economic Development - Maryland E-Nnovation Initiative ProgramApproved by the Governor - Chapter 533Ways and Means
3/5/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
Budget and Taxation Co-SponsorEconomic and Community Development (C8)
HB0742 / CH0531
    (SB0600 / CH0530)
Regional Institution Strategic Enterprise Zone ProgramApproved by the Governor - Chapter 531Ways and Means
3/5/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation Co-SponsorEconomic and Community Development (C8)
HB0743 / CH0537
    (SB0604 / CH0536)
Income Tax Forms - Graphical Representation of General Fund ExpendituresApproved by the Governor - Chapter 537Ways and Means
2/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0775
    (SB0041)
Domestic Violence - Persons Eligible for ReliefIn the House - Hearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
2/21/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCivil Actions and Procedures (D3)
HB0778Income Tax - Credit for Long-Term Care PremiumsIn the House - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0795Task Force on the Fiscal Impact Associated With Animal Cruelty CasesIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/20/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0796
    (SB0669 / CH0189)
Procurement - Debarment - Violations of LawVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Health and Government Operations
2/19/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Co-SponsorState Government - Procurement (P2)
HB0798 / CH0330
    (SB0701 / CH0329)
Education - Children With Disabilities - Habilitative Services InformationApproved by the Governor - Chapter 330Ways and Means
2/28/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0826
    (SB0492)
Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Kappa Alpha Psi Youth and Community CenterIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/8/2014 - 3:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0830
    (SB0287)
Alcoholic Beverages - Shipment of Kosher Wine Sold at RetailIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
2/17/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorAlcoholic Beverages - Statewide Bills (A1)
HB0879Maryland Marijuana Decriminalization ActIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
3/13/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0880
    (SB0658)
Marijuana Control Act of 2014In the House - Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m. (Judiciary)Judiciary
3/13/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0881 / CH0240
    (SB0923 / CH0256)
Medical Marijuana - Natalie M. LaPrade Medical Marijuana CommissionApproved by the Governor - Chapter 240Health and Government Operations
2/28/2014 - 12:30 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
HB0904 / CH0621Children, Youth, and Family Services - Local Management Boards and State Spending - Information Collection and ReportApproved by the Governor - Chapter 621Appropriations
2/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorChildren (O4)
HB0917Maryland Aviation Administration - Contract Authority - Transportation CompaniesIn the House - Hearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/27/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTransportation - Generally (R2)
HB0924
    (SB0950)
Consumer Protection - Monitoring Consumer Behavior and Shopping Habits - Required NoticeIn 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.
Co-SponsorCommercial Law - Consumer Protection (I3)
HB0951 / CH0625
    (SB0774)
Department of Labor, Licensing, and Regulation - Workgroup on Public Works Contractor Occupational Safety and Health Prequalification RequirementsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 625Economic Matters
2/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/3/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Procurement (P2)
HB0958
    (SB0411)
Rape Survivor Family Protection ActIn the House - Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
2/28/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorFamily Law (D4)
HB0964Alcoholic Beverages - Unlawful Drinking or Possessing an Open Container - Failure to Appear in CourtIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/3/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorAlcoholic Beverages - Statewide Bills (A1)
HB0968
    (SB0753)
Labor and Employment - Maryland Earned Sick and Safe Leave ActIn the House - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/18/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB0971Condominiums and Homeowners Associations - Unpaid Assessments and Fees - Petition for ReliefIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental MattersEnvironmental Matters
2/20/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorReal Property (N1)
HB1026 / CH0334
    (SB0737 / CH0333)
Labor and Employment - Unpaid Parental Leave - Birth or Adoption of a ChildApproved by the Governor - Chapter 334Economic Matters
2/28/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB1038
    (SB0655)
Real Property - Requirements for New Home Sales Contracts - Clarification of TermsIn the House - Hearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m.Environmental Matters
2/20/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorReal Property (N1)
HB1066Maryland Transportation Authority Police - Collective Bargaining - Binding ArbitrationIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
2/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Personnel (P4)
HB1102
    (SB0954)
Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Casey Community CenterIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/8/2014 - 11:00 a.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB1122
    (SB0745)
Shale Gas Drilling Safety Review Act of 2014In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental MattersEnvironmental Matters
2/28/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEnvironment (M3)
HB1124 / CH0199Criminal Law - Possession of Dangerous or Wild AnimalsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 199Environmental Matters
2/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB1164 / CH0246Maryland College and Career-Ready Standards and Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) Implementation Review WorkgroupApproved by the Governor - Chapter 246Ways and Means
2/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/27/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB1165 / CH0349
    (SB0875 / CH0348)
Jane E. Lawton Conservation Loan ProgramApproved by the Governor - Chapter 349Economic Matters
2/27/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
HB1192
    (SB0786)
Electricity - Community Renewable Energy Generating System - Pilot ProgramIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/6/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorUtility Regulation (C5)
HB1194
    (SB1039)
Historically Black Colleges and Universities - EvaluationIn the Senate - Hearing 4/03 at 1:00 p.m.Appropriations
3/6/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
4/3/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB1200 / CH0202
    (SB0752)
Public Safety - Eyewitness Identification - ProceduresApproved by the Governor - Chapter 202Judiciary
3/6/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB1222 / CH0647Ruth M. Kirk Public Social Work ScholarshipApproved by the Governor - Chapter 647Ways and Means
3/5/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/27/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB1225
    (SB0886 / CH0354)
Legal Mutual Liability Insurance Society of Maryland - Conservatorship and TransferVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Economic Matters
2/27/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorInsurance - Other than Health (C4)
HB1246 / CH0450
    (SB0771)
Motor Vehicles - Exceptional Milk Hauling Permit - EstablishmentApproved by the Governor - Chapter 450Environmental Matters
2/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings Co-SponsorVehicle Laws - Equipment and Inspections (R6)
HB1265
    (SB0212 / CH0474)
Fairness for All Marylanders Act of 2014In the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; WithdrawnHealth and Government Operations
3/5/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHuman Relations (D5)
HB1269Maryland Small Donor Incentive ActIn the House - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/6/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorElections (G1)
HB1279
    (SB0627)
Special Taxing Districts - Transportation Improvements and Exemption From County Tax LimitationsIn the House - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/6/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Property (Q1)
HB1308Limited Liability Companies - Fees - Young Adult-Owned BusinessesIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/5/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCorporations and Associations (C1)
HB1321Natalie M. LaPrade Medical Marijuana Commission - Treatment, Certification, Licensing, and RegistrationIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; WithdrawnHealth and Government Operations
2/28/2014 - 12:30 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
HB1323
    (SB0927)
Public School Construction - Creative Financing StudyIn the Senate - Second Reading Passed with AmendmentsAppropriations
3/6/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB1324Maryland Youth Employment Act of 2014In the House - Hearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/7/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)

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December 8, 2015 2:32 P.M.