Former Delegate Robert A. Costa

District 33B


Delegate Robert A. Costa
TenureFirst elected to the Maryland House of Delegates, 2002. Member of the House, January 8, 2003 to January 14, 2015, representing District 33B, Anne Arundel County.
Party Affiliation
Republican
Past House Service
2003-2015
Health and Government Operations Committee
2005-2015
Public Health and Long Term Care Subcommittee of the Health and Government Operations Committee
2007-2015
Minority Health Disparities Subcommittee of the Health and Government Operations Committee
2011-2015
Joint Committee on Administrative, Executive, and Legislative Review (AELR)
2011
Chair, Anne Arundel County Delegation
2011-2014
Joint Committee on Transparency and Open Government
2007-2010
Joint Committee on Investigation
2005-2007
Government Operations Subcommittee of the Health and Government Operations Committee
2009-2012
House Emergency Medical Services System Workgroup
2005
Health Facilities, Equipment, and Products Subcommittee of the Health and Government Operations Committee
2003-2005
Public Health Subcommittee of the Health and Government Operations Committee
2003-2005
Deputy Minority Whip
2003-2005
Joint Committee on the State's Emergency Medical Response System
2003-2004
Health Occupations Subcommittee of the Health and Government Operations Committee
2003-2004
Long-Term Care Subcommittee of the Health and Government Operations Committee
Public Service
2013-
Workgroup to Study the Laws and Policies Related to the Distribution of Money to Volunteer and Career Companies
2012
Joint Committee on Health Benefit Exchange Financing
2007-2008
Task Force on Health Care Access and Reimbursement
2007-2015
Labor and Economic Development Committee, National Conference of State Legislatures
2005-2007
Labor and Workforce Development Committee, National Conference of State Legislatures
2003-2005
State Advisory Council on Hepatitis C
2004-2015
Maryland Medicaid Advisory Committee
1996-2000
Fire Advisory Board, Anne Arundel County
Memberships
2004-2015
Maryland Veterans Caucus
2003-2015
Taxpayers Protection Caucus
2003-2015
Maryland Legislative Fire, Rescue and EMS Caucus
2003-2015
Maryland Legislative Sportsmen's Caucus
1999-2001
Chair, Board of Directors, Avalon Shores Civic Association
1998-2002
Anne Arundel County Republican Central Committee
1999-2000
Chair, Anne Arundel County Republican Central Committee
Founder, South County Republican Dinner Club
Italian Businessmen's Association, Annapolis
South County Moose Lodge
Deale Elk's Lodge
Deale Elementary School P.T.A.
Southern High School P.T.A.
Alliance of the Chesapeake
National Rifle Association
Maryland Rifle and Pistol Association
Arbor Day Foundation
Citizens for a Sound Economy
Anne Arundel Affordable Housing Coalition
Past Member, Executive Board, Local 1563, Anne Arundel County Professional Firefighters Association (Legislative Liaison)
Awards
2006
Legislator of the Year Award, Maryland State Dental Association
2006
Legislative Award, MedChi
2006, 2005
Outstanding Legislative Leadership Award, ARC of Maryland and Maryland Association of Community Services
2005
Outstanding Leadership Award, Maryland Association of Community Services
2004
State Legislator of the Year for Anne Arundel County, Annapolis and Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce
1983
Outstanding Patriotism Award, Annapolis Chapter, Military Order of World Wars
Biographical Information
Born, Linthicum, Maryland, October 9, 1958
Annapolis Senior High School, 1976
Anne Arundel Community College, General Studies
Served in U.S. Army, 1981-85
Former Real Estate Agent
Professional Firefighter and Emergency Medical Technician, Anne Arundel County Fire Department,1985-
Coach, Deale Athletic Association Baseball Team
Member, Friendship Community Baptist Church
Two children

December 4, 2017 3:16 P.M.