Senator George C. Edwards

2013 Regular Session

District 1, Garrett, Allegany, and Washington Counties

Total Bills: 59 (Primary Sponsor: 23, Co-sponsor: 35, By Request: 1)

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Number / Chapter
(Cross File / Chapter)
TitleStatusOriginal House
and Hearing Dates
Opposite House
and Hearing Dates
Sponsorship
Type
 
Broad Subject
SB0204
    (HB0584)
Bow Hunting - Possession of Handguns for ProtectionIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/5/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryHunting and Fishing (M2)
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.
PrimaryVehicle Laws - Licensing and Registration (R4)
SB0286
    (HB0284)
Vehicle Laws - School Vehicles - DefinitionIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudicial Proceedings
2/13/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryVehicle Laws - Miscellaneous (R7)
SB0298
    (HB0593)
Vehicle Laws - Maximum Speed Limits - Interstate 68In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudicial Proceedings
2/20/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryVehicle Laws - Rules of the Road (R5)
SB0299Creation of a State Debt - Washington County - Lockhouse 44, Lock 44, and Western MD Railroad Lift BridgeIn the Senate - Hearing 3/09 at 12:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/9/2013 - 12:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
SB0310
    (HB0451)
Garrett County - Coal Combustion By-Products - StorageIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/12/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryEnvironment (M3)
SB0369 / CH0045
    (HB0452)
Garrett County - Bonds for Garrett County Memorial HospitalApproved by the Governor - Chapter 45Budget and Taxation
2/13/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
3/20/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryLocal Debt (Bond Bills) (B3)
SB0370 / CH0463
    (HB0504)
Garrett County - County Commissioners - Industrial Wind Energy Conversion SystemsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 463Finance
2/12/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersPrimaryCounties - Local Laws (L2)
SB0371 / CH0244
    (HB0464 / CH0245)
Garrett County - Alcoholic Beverages - Sunday SalesApproved by the Governor - Chapter 244Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/14/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersPrimaryAlcoholic Beverages - Local Bills (A2)
SB0393
    (HB0449)
Creation of a State Debt - Allegany County - Allegany County Animal Shelter Adoption and Care CenterIn the Senate - Hearing 3/09 at 12:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/9/2013 - 12:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
SB0423
    (HB0611)
Creation of a State Debt - Adventure Sports Center International SiteIn the Senate - Hearing 3/09 at 12:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/9/2013 - 12:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
SB0440
    (HB0463)
Creation of a State Debt - Allegany County - Friends Aware FacilityIn the Senate - Hearing 3/09 at 12:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/9/2013 - 12:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
SB0629 / CH0069
    (HB0816 / CH0070)
Alcoholic Beverages - Allegany County - Video Lottery Facility Sales and ConsumptionApproved by the Governor - Chapter 69Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/1/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersPrimaryAlcoholic Beverages - Local Bills (A2)
SB0652Motor Fuel - Mass Transit Tax - Transit FundingIn the Senate - Hearing 2/20 at 2:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/20/2013 - 2:00 p.m.
PrimaryTaxes - Transportation (Q5)
SB0653Sales and Use Tax - Mass TransitIn the Senate - Hearing 2/20 at 2:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/20/2013 - 2:00 p.m.
PrimaryTaxes - Sales and Use (Q4)
SB0674 / CH0522Employees' Pension System - Elected or Appointed Officials - MembershipApproved by the Governor - Chapter 522Budget and Taxation
2/21/2013 - 9:00 a.m.
Appropriations
3/27/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
SB0766
    (HB0828 / CH0642)
Business Occupations - Oil and Gas Land Professionals - RegistrationVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/26/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Environmental Matters
3/26/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryBusiness Regulation and Occupations (C2)
SB0767
    (HB0749 / CH0387)
Garrett County - Alcoholic Beverages - Licenses, Permits, and Other AuthorizationsVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/1/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersPrimaryAlcoholic Beverages - Local Bills (A2)
SB0854 / CH0568Environment - Gas and Oil Drilling - Financial AssuranceApproved by the Governor - Chapter 568Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/12/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Environmental Matters
4/3/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryEnvironment (M3)
SB0879Natural Gas Severance Tax and Impact AccountIn the Senate - Hearing 3/15 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/15/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryTaxes - Miscellaneous (Q7)
SB0917 / CH0580Allegany County - Video Lottery Terminals - Distribution of ProceedsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 580Budget and Taxation
3/15/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
4/2/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryGaming (C7)
SB0927
    (HB1362)
Allegany County - Board of Education - Ex Officio Member - RepealIn the Senate - First Reading Senate RulesRulesPrimaryEducation - Local Bills (F3)
SB1036
    (HB1517)
Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 2011 - Allegany County - Cumberland City MarketIn the Senate - Hearing 3/15 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/15/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryPrior Authorizations (B4)
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)
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.
Co-SponsorVehicle Laws - Rules of the Road (R5)
SB0252Maryland Estate Tax - Unified CreditIn the Senate - Hearing 2/13 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/13/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Miscellaneous (Q7)
SB0253Transportation Trust Fund - Dedicated Highway FundsIn the Senate - Hearing 2/06 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/6/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Transportation (Q5)
SB0404 / CH0257
    (HB0408 / CH0258)
Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Enhanced Agricultural Management EquipmentApproved by the Governor - Chapter 257Budget and Taxation
2/13/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/26/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0406Income Tax - Rates and ExemptionsIn the Senate - Hearing 2/13 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/13/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0408 / CH0047
    (HB0559 / CH0048)
Washington County - Special Deputy SheriffsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 47Judicial Proceedings
2/26/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Environmental Matters
3/28/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCourts and Court Personnel - Local (D2)
SB0427
    (HB0796)
Income Tax Credit - Agricultural Land - Diminution in Value of Real PropertyIn the Senate - Hearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/20/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0436 / CH0267
    (HB1209 / CH0268)
Recordation Taxes - ExemptionsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 267Budget and Taxation
3/5/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
4/4/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Recordation and Transfer (Q6)
SB0461 / CH0470
    (HB1176 / CH0471)
Primary and Secondary Education - Online Courses and Services - AccessibilityApproved by the Governor - Chapter 470Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/28/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/27/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
SB0466
    (HB0157)
Income Tax - Expensing of Business Property and Bonus DepreciationIn the Senate - Hearing 3/05 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/5/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0506 / CH0488
    (HB0551 / CH0489)
Washington County - Technology-Related Businesses - Payment in Lieu of Taxes AgreementsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 488Budget and Taxation
3/5/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/28/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Property - Local (Q2)
SB0507 / CH0058
    (HB0792 / CH0059)
Correctional Facilities - Inmate Programs in Washington County - Payment of Child SupportApproved by the Governor - Chapter 58Judicial Proceedings
2/28/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
3/28/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
SB0508 / CH0060
    (HB0546)
Washington County - Public Facilities BondsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 60Budget and Taxation
3/5/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
3/27/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorLocal Debt (Bond Bills) (B3)
SB0535 / CH0495
    (HB0253)
Washington County - Amusement Devices - Tip JarsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 495Budget and Taxation
3/6/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/26/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorGaming (C7)
SB0574Motor Fuel Tax - Exemption - Use in City- or County-Owned VehiclesIn the Senate - Hearing 2/20 at 2:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/20/2013 - 2:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Transportation (Q5)
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)
SB0633 / CH0512
    (HB0685)
Libraries - County Library Capital Project Grant - Wealth-Based Cost ShareApproved by the Governor - Chapter 512Budget and Taxation
3/6/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/27/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEducation - Miscellaneous (F5)
SB0639 / CH0513
    (HB1169)
Civil Rights Tax Relief ActApproved by the Governor - Chapter 513Budget and Taxation
3/8/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/26/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0650Natural Resources - Hunting License Applications - Social Security NumberIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/5/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHunting and Fishing (M2)
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)
SB0669Corporate Income Tax - Rate ReductionIn the Senate - Hearing 3/08 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/8/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0670Corporate Income Tax - Rate ReductionIn the Senate - Hearing 3/08 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/8/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0704
    (HB0052)
Sales and Use Tax - Tax-Free Periods - University and College TextbooksIn the Senate - Hearing 3/13 at 1:15 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/13/2013 - 1:15 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Sales and Use (Q4)
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)
SB0807
    (HB0165)
Elementary and Secondary Education - Security - School Resource OfficersIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/28/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
SB0813 / CH0556
    (HB0718)
State Retirement and Pension System - Service Credit for Unused Sick LeaveApproved by the Governor - Chapter 556Budget and Taxation
2/21/2013 - 9:00 a.m.
Appropriations
3/27/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
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)
SB0829 / CH0422Transportation Trust Fund - Use of FundsAssigned a chapter number, enactment subject to constitutional referendum - Chapter 422Budget and Taxation
2/20/2013 - 2:00 p.m.
Appropriations
Ways and Means
Co-SponsorTransportation - Generally (R2)
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)
SB0899 / CH0331
    (HB0778 / CH0332)
Local Government - Fire, Rescue, and Ambulance Funds - DistributionApproved by the Governor - Chapter 331Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/12/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
4/4/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
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)
SB1037
    (HB1513 / CH0420)
Public Safety - Response to a State Disaster or Emergency - Licensing and TaxesIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsBudget and Taxation
3/15/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Rules and Executive NominationsCo-SponsorBusiness Regulation and Occupations (C2)
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)
SB0273 / CH0154
    (HB0225 / CH0155)
Veterans Full Employment Act of 2013Approved by the Governor - Chapter 154Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/7/2013 - 1:45 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
4/4/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic Matters
By Request - AdministrationBusiness Regulation and Occupations (C2)

Denotes enacted legislation

December 8, 2015 2:27 P.M.