Delegate Ben Barnes

2017 Regular Session

District 21, Prince George's and Anne Arundel Counties

Total Bills: 81 (Primary Sponsor: 8, Co-sponsor: 65, By Request: 8)

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Number / Chapter
(Cross File / Chapter)
TitleStatusOriginal House
and Hearing Dates
Opposite House
and Hearing Dates
Sponsorship
Type
 
Broad Subject
HB0159Weapon-Free Higher Education ZonesIn the Senate - Conference Committee AppointedAppropriations
1/31/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsPrimaryCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0328 / CH0276
    (SB0752 / CH0275)
Optional Retirement Program - Annuity Contract ProvidersApproved by the Governor - Chapter 276Appropriations
2/28/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/30/2017 - 9:00 a.m.
PrimaryState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
HB0833
    (SB0886)
Creation of a State Debt - Prince George's County - College Park Complete and Green StreetsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/11/2017 - 12:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB1109 / CH0005
    (SB1001)
Teachers' Retirement and Pension Systems - County Boards of Education PaymentsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 5Appropriations
3/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
HB1110 / CH0171
    (SB0754 / CH0172)
Law Enforcement Officers' Pension System - MembershipApproved by the Governor - Chapter 171Appropriations
2/28/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/30/2017 - 9:00 a.m.
PrimaryState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
HB1291
    (SB0856 / CH0839)
Maryland Legal Services Corporation Funding - Abandoned Property FundsIn the Senate - Rereferred to Judicial ProceedingsAppropriations
3/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsPrimaryCourts and Court Personnel - Statewide (D1)
HB1540Creation of a State Debt - Prince George's County - Riverdale Park Station Pedestrian ImprovementsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/11/2017 - 12:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB1580
    (SB0914)
State Retirement Agency - Investment Division PersonnelIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive NominationsPrimaryState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
HB0001
    (SB0230)
Labor and Employment - Maryland Healthy Working Families ActVetoed by the Governor (Policy)Economic Matters
2/10/2017 - 12:30 p.m.
Finance
3/14/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB0181Maryland Police Training and Standards Commission - Guidelines for Use of Electronic Control DevicesIn the Senate - Hearing 3/22 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
2/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
3/22/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB0196Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Interest Paid on Student LoansIn the House - Hearing 2/08 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0214Discrimination in Employment - Conditions Related to Pregnancy or ChildbirthIn the House - Hearing 2/14 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/14/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHuman Relations (D5)
HB0239
    (SB0291 / CH0015)
Maryland Environmental Service - Collective BargainingIn the House - Hearing 2/14 at 1:00 p.m.Appropriations
2/14/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Personnel (P4)
HB0285 / CH0352
    (SB0265 / CH0351)
Washington Metrorail Safety Commission Membership ActApproved by the Governor - Chapter 352Environment and Transportation
2/16/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/29/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTransportation - Generally (R2)
HB0324
    (SB0580 / CH0680)
State Personnel - Leap Year - Personal LeaveVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Appropriations
2/14/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Personnel (P4)
HB0334 / CH0414
    (SB0573 / CH0415)
Local Government - Regulation of Animals - Kennel LicensesApproved by the Governor - Chapter 414Environment and Transportation
2/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorCounties - Generally (L1)
HB0370
    (SB0354)
Richard E. Israel and Roger "Pip" Moyer End-of-Life Option ActIn the House - Hearing 2/16 at 1:00 p.m. (Health and Government Operations)Health and Government Operations
2/16/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
HB0376Election Law - Business Entity Campaign Contributions - ProhibitionIn the House - Hearing 2/16 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/16/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorElections (G1)
HB0380
    (SB0937)
Alcoholic Beverages - Civil Offenses - Public Consumption and Possession of Open ContainerIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
2/20/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
Co-SponsorAlcoholic Beverages - Statewide Bills (A1)
HB0428
    (SB0574)
Family Law - Child Conceived Without Consent - Termination of Parental Rights (Rape Survivor Family Protection Act)In the Senate - Conference Committee AppointedJudiciary
2/9/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorFamily Law (D4)
HB0429 / CH0163
    (SB0217 / CH0160)
Criminal Law - Sexual Offenses - Physical ResistanceApproved by the Governor - Chapter 163Judiciary
2/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0465"EARN" Apprenticeships (Expand Apprenticeship Resources Now Act)In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Procurement (P2)
HB0466
    (SB0870)
Prevailing Wage - Tax Increment Financing Developments - ApplicationIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Procurement (P2)
HB0467 / CH0782
    (SB0699)
Providing Our Workers Education and Readiness (POWER) - Apprenticeship ActEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 782Economic Matters
2/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/4/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
Co-SponsorCapital Budget (B5)
HB0468Procurement - Prevailing Wage - Application to Leased PropertiesIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Procurement (P2)
HB0487
    (SB0267)
Natalie M. LaPrade Medical Cannabis Commission - Composition and LicensesIn the House - Hearing 3/03 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
3/3/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
HB0491
    (SB0446)
State Personnel - Grievance Procedures - Exclusive RepresentativesIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Appropriations; WithdrawnAppropriations
2/14/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Personnel (P4)
HB0514 / CH0780
    (SB0184 / CH0014)
Energy Efficiency Programs - Calculation of Program Savings and Consideration of Cost-EffectivenessEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 780Economic Matters
2/9/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorUtility Regulation (C5)
HB0528
    (SB0420)
Humane Adoption of Companion Animals Used in Research Act of 2017In the House - Hearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m.Appropriations
2/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorAgriculture (M4)
HB0553Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - The Arc of the Central Chesapeake RegionIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/11/2017 - 4:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0556 / CH0420
    (SB0434)
Higher Education - St. Mary's College of Maryland - FundingApproved by the Governor - Chapter 420Appropriations
2/14/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and TaxationCo-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB0561 / CH0421
    (SB0435 / CH0422)
Higher Education - St. Mary's College of Maryland - Governing AuthorityApproved by the Governor - Chapter 421Appropriations
2/14/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB0599
    (SB0365)
Forest Conservation Act - Exemption, Reforestation Rate, and Forest Conservation Fund - AlterationsIn the House - Hearing 2/22 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
2/22/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorNatural Resources - Generally (M1)
HB0602 / CH0787
    (SB0422 / CH0788)
Keep Antibiotics Effective Act of 2017Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 787Environment and Transportation
2/15/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorAgriculture (M4)
HB0613 / CH0820
    (SB0363 / CH0821)
Pharmacists - Contraceptives - Prescribing and DispensingEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 820Health and Government Operations
2/10/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorHealth Occupations (J2)
HB0617 / CH0795
    (SB0029 / CH0794)
Natural Resources - Forest Conservation Act - Forest Conservation Thresholds and Afforestation and Reforestation RequirementsEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 795Environment and Transportation
2/22/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorNatural Resources - Generally (M1)
HB0666
    (SB0437)
Public Health - Expensive Drugs - Manufacturer Reporting and Drug Price Transparency Advisory CommitteeIn the House - Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
2/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
HB0696
    (SB0849)
Nonpublic Elementary and Secondary Schools - Discrimination - ProhibitionIn the House - Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/28/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHuman Relations (D5)
HB0852 / CH0483Courts - Action for Violation of Collective Bargaining Agreement or Breach of Duty of Fair Representation - Limitations PeriodApproved by the Governor - Chapter 483Appropriations
2/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/30/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCivil Actions and Procedures (D3)
HB0871
    (SB0652)
Education - Community Colleges - Collective BargainingIn the House - Hearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m.Appropriations
2/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB0886
    (SB0890)
Environment - Refuse Disposal Systems - Public Notice and Hearing RequirementsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
2/24/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEnvironment (M3)
HB0909
    (SB0571 / CH0017)
Maryland Health Insurance Coverage Protection ActIn the Senate - Rereferred to FinanceHealth and Government Operations
3/10/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
FinanceCo-SponsorInsurance - Health (C3)
HB0921
    (SB0623)
Hospitals - Community Benefit Report - Disclosure of Tax ExemptionsIn the House - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
3/2/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHealth Care Facilities and Regulation (J3)
HB0932
    (SB0379)
Hospitals - Changes in Status - Hospital Employee Retraining and Economic Impact StatementsIn the House - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
3/2/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHealth Care Facilities and Regulation (J3)
HB0942
    (SB0564)
Transportation - Highway User Revenues - Distribution to MunicipalitiesIn the House - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
3/2/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTransportation - Highways (R1)
HB0946
    (SB0563)
Transportation - Highway User Revenues - Distribution to MunicipalitiesIn the House - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
3/2/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTransportation - Highways (R1)
HB1025
    (SB0887)
Creation of a State Debt - Prince George's County - Duvall Field RenovationIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/11/2017 - 12:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB1035 / CH0077
    (SB0558 / CH0076)
Motor Vehicles - Seasonal Exceptional Milk Hauling PermitApproved by the Governor - Chapter 77Environment and Transportation
3/2/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorVehicle Laws - Equipment and Inspections (R6)
HB1049Interstate Compact on Washington Area Professional Football Team Franchise Facility IncentivesIn the House - Hearing 3/02 at 3:00 p.m.Appropriations
3/2/2017 - 3:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEconomic and Community Development (C8)
HB1069
    (SB0152)
Higher Education - Community Colleges - FundingIn the House - Hearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB1083 / CH0028
    (SB1081 / CH0810)
Health - Family Planning Services - Continuity of CareEnacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 28Health and Government Operations
3/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
HB1144 / CH0783
    (SB1031)
Payroll Recovery ActEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 783Appropriations
3/2/2017 - 3:00 p.m.
Finance
4/4/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Personnel (P4)
HB1145 / CH0730Public School Employee Whistleblower Protection ActApproved by the Governor - Chapter 730Ways and Means
3/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/5/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB1158Maryland Medical Assistance Program - Comprehensive Dental Benefits for Adults - AuthorizationIn the House - Hearing 3/14 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
3/14/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
HB1175
    (SB0834)
Human Relations - Discrimination by a Place of Public Accommodation - Enforcement and RemediesIn the House - Hearing 3/08 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
3/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHuman Relations (D5)
HB1179
    (SB1136)
Anne Arundel County - State's Attorney - Annual SalaryIn the House - First Reading Environment and TransportationEnvironment and TransportationCo-SponsorCourts and Court Personnel - Local (D2)
HB1185
    (SB0928)
Criminal Law - Cannabis - LegalizationIn the House - Hearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB1209
    (SB0734 / CH0659)
Sexual Assault Victims Resources Act of 2017In the Senate - Rereferred to Budget and Taxation and Judicial ProceedingsAppropriations
3/2/2017 - 3:00 p.m.
Judiciary
Budget and Taxation
Judicial Proceedings
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB1230Gaming - Instant Ticket Lottery Machines - Fraternal OrganizationsIn the House - Hearing 2/24 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/24/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorGaming (C7)
HB1251The Roadkill Bill of 2017In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
3/9/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTransportation - Highways (R1)
HB1322
    (SB0586)
Local Infrastructure Fast Track for Maryland ActIn the House - Hearing 3/09 at 1:00 p.m. (Environment and Transportation)Environment and Transportation
3/9/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
Co-SponsorTransportation - Highways (R1)
HB1325 / CH0013
    (SB0740)
Oil and Natural Gas - Hydraulic Fracturing - ProhibitionApproved by the Governor - Chapter 13Environment and Transportation
2/22/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorEnvironment (M3)
HB1328Alcoholic Beverages - Class 1 Distillery Licenses - Samples and Sales of ProductIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/20/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorAlcoholic Beverages - Statewide Bills (A1)
HB1362
    (SB0835)
Criminal Procedure - Immigration - Community TrustIn the Senate - First Reading Judicial ProceedingsJudiciary
2/28/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB1390
    (SB0880)
Criminal Procedure - Pretrial Release - ReformIn the House - Hearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB1443
    (SB0999)
Natalie M. LaPrade Medical Cannabis Commission Reform ActIn the House - House Concur - Senate AmendmentsHealth and Government Operations
3/3/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
FinanceCo-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
HB1452
    (SB1043)
Renewable Energy Portfolio Standard Requirements - Standard Offer ServiceIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
3/2/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorUtility Regulation (C5)
HB1460
    (SB0732)
Hospitals - Acquisitions of Physician Offices, Group Practices, and Outpatient Health Care Entities - NoticeIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; WithdrawnHealth and Government OperationsCo-SponsorHealth Care Facilities and Regulation (J3)
HB1469 / CH0737
    (SB1009 / CH0738)
Public Assistance - Family Investment Program - Child Support Pass ThroughApproved by the Governor - Chapter 737Appropriations
3/2/2017 - 3:00 p.m.
Finance
3/30/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorSocial Services - Generally (O1)
HB1502Task Force to Expand Dual Language Programs in MarylandIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and MeansWays and Means
3/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB1508
    (SB1000)
Higher Education - Tuition Rates - ExemptionsIn the House - Hearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HJ0002 / JR0003
    (SJ0002 / JR0002)
Constitutional Convention - Amendments - RepealSigned by the President and the Speaker - Joint Resolution 3Rules and Executive Nominations
3/3/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorState Government - General Assembly (P5)
HJ0006
    (SJ0004)
United States Constitution - Amendments Convention - Democracy AmendmentIn the House - Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.Rules and Executive Nominations
3/10/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorElections (G1)
HB0201 / CH0270
    (SB0256 / CH0269)
Employees' and Teachers' Pension Systems - Reformed Contributory Pension Benefit - Service Credit Purchase ClarificationApproved by the Governor - Chapter 270Appropriations
2/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/16/2017 - 8:30 a.m.
By Request - OtherState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
HB0202 / CH0268
    (SB0255 / CH0267)
State Retirement and Pension System - Authority to Arrange Custody of Investments and Procurement ExemptionApproved by the Governor - Chapter 268Appropriations
2/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/16/2017 - 8:30 a.m.
By Request - OtherState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
HB0304 / CH0527
    (SB0353 / CH0528)
Optional Retirement Program - Annuity Contracts - Employee RightsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 527Appropriations
2/28/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/30/2017 - 9:00 a.m.
By Request - OtherState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
HB0631 / CH0818
    (SB0415)
Public Health - Essential Off-Patent or Generic Drugs - Price Gouging - ProhibitionEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 818Health and Government Operations
2/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic Matters
Finance
3/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - OtherPublic Health (J1)
HB0815 / CH0272
    (SB0401 / CH0271)
State Retirement and Pension System - Membership ElectionsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 272Appropriations
2/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/30/2017 - 9:00 a.m.
By Request - OtherState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
HB0817 / CH0274
    (SB0399 / CH0273)
Employees' Pension System - Purchase of Credit for Eligibility Service - Legislative EmployeesApproved by the Governor - Chapter 274Appropriations
2/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/30/2017 - 9:00 a.m.
By Request - OtherState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
HB0823 / CH0083
    (SB0448 / CH0082)
State Retirement and Pension System - Small Procurements - Medical Evaluations for Disability Retirement BenefitsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 83Appropriations
2/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/30/2017 - 9:00 a.m.
By Request - OtherState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
HB1122 / CH0278
    (SB0913 / CH0277)
State Retirement and Pension System - Death BenefitsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 278Appropriations
2/28/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/30/2017 - 9:00 a.m.
By Request - OtherState Pensions and Retirement (K4)

Denotes enacted legislation

November 28, 2017 1:18 P.M.