Senator Bill Ferguson

2016 Regular Session

District 46, Baltimore City

Total Bills: 123 (Primary Sponsor: 25, Co-sponsor: 97, By Request: 1)

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(Cross File / Chapter)
TitleStatusOriginal House
and Hearing Dates
Opposite House
and Hearing Dates
Sponsorship
Type
 
Broad Subject
SB0318Department of Transportation - Heads of Modal Administrations - Senate ConfirmationIn the Senate - Hearing 2/10 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
2/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
SB0367
    (HB0862)
Maryland Redeemable Beverage Container Recycling Refund and Litter Reduction ActIn the Senate - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m. (Finance)Finance
2/18/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
PrimaryEnvironment (M3)
SB0368 / CH0192
    (HB0384 / CH0193)
Baltimore City - Police Commissioner - Length of TermApproved by the Governor - Chapter 192Judicial Proceedings
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryCounties - Local Laws (L2)
SB0369 / CH0067
    (HB1095)
Education - Prekindergarten Programs - Notification of Eligibility by Local Departments of Social ServicesApproved by the Governor - Chapter 67Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/11/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryEducation - Miscellaneous (F5)
SB0410 / CH0068
    (HB0550)
Distillery License Holders - Sale of Product to Participants in Guided ToursApproved by the Governor - Chapter 68Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/26/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersPrimaryAlcoholic Beverages - Statewide Bills (A1)
SB0499 / CH0215
    (HB1227 / CH0216)
Admissions and Amusement Tax - Baltimore City - Amateur Sports League FeesApproved by the Governor - Chapter 215Budget and Taxation
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/30/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryTaxes - Miscellaneous - Local (Q8)
SB0558
    (HB0684 / CH0029)
Baltimore Regional Neighborhood Initiative Program - CodifiedIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsBudget and Taxation
3/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
AppropriationsPrimaryEconomic and Community Development (C8)
SB0559
    (HB0686 / CH0030)
Department of Housing and Community Development - Strategic Demolition and Smart Growth Impact Fund - EstablishmentIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsBudget and Taxation
3/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
AppropriationsPrimaryEconomic and Community Development (C8)
SB0560One Maryland Economic Development Tax Credits - Business Incubators, Enterprise Zones, and Regional Institution Strategic Enterprise ZonesIn the House - Hearing 4/07 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
4/7/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryEconomic and Community Development (C8)
SB0561
    (HB1210 / CH0736)
Baltimore City - Alcoholic Beverages - LicensesVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/26/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersPrimaryAlcoholic Beverages - Local Bills (A2)
SB0562
    (HB0143)
Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Creative Alliance ProjectIn the Senate - Hearing 3/12 at 10:00 a.m.Budget and Taxation
3/12/2016 - 10:00 a.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
SB0563
    (HB1635)
Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Port Discovery Children's MuseumIn the Senate - Hearing 3/12 at 10:00 a.m.Budget and Taxation
3/12/2016 - 10:00 a.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
SB0788
    (HB1068 / CH0644)
Baltimore City - Alcoholic Beverages - Pub Crawl Promoter's PermitsIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/26/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Rules and Executive NominationsPrimaryAlcoholic Beverages - Local Bills (A2)
SB0789
    (HB0433)
Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Baltimore Regional Education and Training CenterIn the Senate - Hearing 3/12 at 10:00 a.m.Budget and Taxation
3/12/2016 - 10:00 a.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
SB0790
    (HB0432)
Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Baltimore Museum of IndustryIn the Senate - Hearing 3/12 at 10:00 a.m.Budget and Taxation
3/12/2016 - 10:00 a.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
SB0791
    (HB0407)
Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Health Care for the Homeless Dental ClinicIn the Senate - Hearing 3/12 at 10:00 a.m.Budget and Taxation
3/12/2016 - 10:00 a.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
SB0792
    (HB1049)
Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Leadenhall Community Outreach CenterIn the Senate - Hearing 3/12 at 10:00 a.m.Budget and Taxation
3/12/2016 - 10:00 a.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
SB0909
    (HB1488 / CH0654)
Service, Stipends, and Scholarships - Maryland Corps Program - EstablishedVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
Appropriations
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryHigher Education (F2)
SB0910
    (HB1399)
Maryland Education Development Collaborative - EstablishedVetoed by the Governor (Policy)Budget and Taxation
3/17/2016 - 1:30 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Ways and Means
4/5/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
SB0930
    (HB0947)
Public Information Act - Inspection of Records From Body-Worn Digital Recording DevicesIn the Senate - Hearing 3/01 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
3/1/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Government - Regulations and Procedures (P3)
SB1052 / CH0025
    (HB1607)
University of Maryland Strategic Partnership Act of 2016Enacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 25Budget and Taxation
3/1/2016 - 8:30 a.m.
Appropriations
3/22/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryHigher Education (F2)
SB1067
    (HB1535)
Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Robert Long HouseIn the Senate - Hearing 3/12 at 10:00 a.m.Budget and Taxation
3/12/2016 - 10:00 a.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
SB1125
    (HB1402 / CH0032)
Education - Public School Opportunities Enhancement ActVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Budget and Taxation
3/17/2016 - 1:30 p.m.
Ways and Means
4/5/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
SB1161Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Harbor Point Parks and InfrastructureIn the Senate - Hearing 3/12 at 10:00 a.m.Budget and Taxation
3/12/2016 - 10:00 a.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
SB1164
    (HB1636 / CH0314)
Baltimore City - South Baltimore Gateway Community Benefits District and Distribution of Local Impact GrantsIn the House - Third Reading Passed with Amendments (135-2)Budget and Taxation
3/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
4/8/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryGaming (C7)
SB0054 / CH0016
    (HB0003 / CH0028)
Public Utilities - Transportation Network Services and For-Hire Transportation - ClarificationsEnacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 16Finance
1/19/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersCo-SponsorUtility Regulation (C5)
SB0067
    (HB1193)
State Government - Administrative Procedure Act - Effective Date of Adopted RegulationsIn the House - Third Reading Passed with Amendments (132-0)Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
1/21/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
3/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Regulations and Procedures (P3)
SB0179
    (HB0448)
Circuit Court Judges - Selection, Qualifications, and Term of OfficeIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudicial Proceedings
2/4/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCourts and Court Personnel - Statewide (D1)
SB0181
    (HB0531)
Maryland Strong Manufacturing Development ActIn the Senate - Hearing 2/10 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEconomic and Community Development (C8)
SB0197
    (HB0690)
Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Community Empowerment and Wellness CenterIn the Senate - Hearing 3/12 at 2:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/12/2016 - 2:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
SB0198 / CH0661
    (HB0211 / CH0662)
Neonicotinoid Pesticides - Restrictions on Sales and Use (Pollinator Protection Act of 2016)Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 661Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/30/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorAgriculture (M4)
SB0209
    (HB0634)
Juvenile Law - Adjudication of Delinquency - Collateral ConsequencesIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudicial Proceedings
2/4/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorJuvenile Law (E3)
SB0211
    (HB0477)
Income Tax Credit - Qualified Research and Development Expenses - Credit AmountsIn the House - Favorable with Amendments Report by Ways and MeansBudget and Taxation
2/3/2016 - 2:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0243
    (HB0304)
Juvenile Court - JurisdictionIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudicial Proceedings
2/11/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorJuvenile Law (E3)
SB0247Election Law - Certificate of Candidacy as Delegate to a Presidential National Convention - Place of FilingIn the Senate - Hearing 2/04 at 3:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/4/2016 - 3:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorElections (G1)
SB0259
    (HB0518)
Criminal Procedure - Life Without Parole - ImpositionIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudicial Proceedings
2/11/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
SB0263
    (HB1409)
Payment in Lieu of Taxes - State Forests, State Parks, and Wildlife Management AreasIn the Senate - Conference Committee AppointedBudget and Taxation
2/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Environment and Transportation
3/30/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Property (Q1)
SB0271 / CH0665
    (HB0722 / CH0666)
Capital Grant Program for Local School Systems With Significant Enrollment Growth or Relocatable Classrooms - FundingEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 665Budget and Taxation
2/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
4/5/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
SB0273Income Tax Credit - Apprenticeship and Training - Work-Based Learning ProgramIn the Senate - Hearing 2/10 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0294
    (HB1047)
Earned Income Tax Credit - ExpansionIn the Senate - Hearing 2/17 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0295
    (HB1048)
Income Tax - Earned Income Credit - RefundabilityIn the Senate - Hearing 2/17 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0304
    (HB0423)
Maryland Commission on Health in All PoliciesIn the Senate - Hearing 2/17 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
2/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
SB0305Family Child Care Providers - High School Diploma or GED TestIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorFamily Law (D4)
SB0312 / CH0183
    (HB0329 / CH0184)
Children - Family Child Care Homes and Child Care Centers - Advertising and PenaltiesApproved by the Governor - Chapter 183Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
3/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorChildren (O4)
SB0313
    (HB0231)
Public Senior Higher Education Institutions - Financial Aid - Reduction RestrictionsIn the House - Hearing 4/05 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
4/5/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
SB0317 / CH0063
    (HB1463)
Coordinating Council for Juvenile Services Educational Programs - MembershipApproved by the Governor - Chapter 63Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/11/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorJuvenile Law (E3)
SB0322 / CH0667
    (HB0378 / CH0668)
Homeowners' Property Tax Credit Program - Eligibility Awareness CampaignEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 667Budget and Taxation
2/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Property (Q1)
SB0323 / CH0011
    (HB0610)
Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Act - ReauthorizationApproved by the Governor - Chapter 11Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic Matters
Environment and Transportation
Co-SponsorEnvironment (M3)
SB0324 / CH0013
    (HB0309)
Prince George's County Regional Medical Center Act of 2016Enacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 13Budget and Taxation
2/3/2016 - 2:00 p.m.
Appropriations
3/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHealth Care Facilities and Regulation (J3)
SB0325Juvenile Services Education - ModificationsIn the Senate - Hearing 2/17 at 1:00 p.m. (Budget and Taxation)Budget and Taxation
2/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Co-SponsorEducation - Miscellaneous (F5)
SB0333Public Health - Restaurants - Meals for ChildrenIn the Senate - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
2/18/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
SB0337 / CH0549
    (HB0144)
Libraries - Regional, State, and County - FundingApproved by the Governor - Chapter 549Budget and Taxation
2/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Ways and Means
3/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorOperating Budget (B1)
SB0338
    (HB0138)
Task Force to Study the Placement of Library Services Within the Education Article of the Annotated Code of MarylandIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/11/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEducation - Miscellaneous (F5)
SB0339
    (HB0361)
Higher Education - Community Colleges - FundingIn the Senate - Hearing 2/17 at 1:00 p.m. (Budget and Taxation)Budget and Taxation
2/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
SB0350Universal Voter Registration ActIn the Senate - Second Reading FailedEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/18/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorElections (G1)
SB0355
    (HB0431 / CH0039)
Maryland Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Program - EstablishmentVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Budget and Taxation
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorDisabled (O3)
SB0370 / CH0014
    (HB0368 / CH0015)
Board of Public Works Transparency Act of 2016Enacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 14Budget and Taxation
2/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
3/22/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorOperating Budget (B1)
SB0374 / CH0197
    (HB0335)
Income Tax Subtraction Modification - College Savings Plans - ContributionsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 197Budget and Taxation
2/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0413
    (HB1499)
Developmental Disabilities Administration - Crisis Resolution and Prevention Resolution Services - Funding and ReportingIn the House - Hearing 3/29 at 1:00 p.m. (Health and Government Operations)Finance
2/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
SB0427 / CH0552
    (HB0741 / CH0553)
Higher Education - Institutions of Postsecondary Education - Consumer Protection ProvisionsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 552Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
SB0433
    (HB0906)
Correctional Services - Special Requirements for Elderly, Chronically Ill, and Terminally Ill InmatesIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudicial Proceedings
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
SB0464Higher Education - College Admissions Outreach Program for High-Achieving Students - EstablishmentIn the House - Hearing 3/24 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
SB0465Community Colleges - Tuition Waiver for Disabled Individuals - RequirementsIn the House - Hearing 3/24 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
SB0472
    (HB0580)
Labor and Employment - Maryland Healthy Working Families ActIn the Senate - Hearing 3/03 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/3/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
SB0481 / CH0556
    (HB1003 / CH0557)
Labor and Employment - Equal Pay for Equal WorkApproved by the Governor - Chapter 556Finance
3/3/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersCo-SponsorPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
SB0485 / CH0677
    (HB0740 / CH0678)
Task Force to Study Family and Medical Leave InsuranceEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 677Finance
3/3/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersCo-SponsorPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
SB0494 / CH0213
    (HB0713 / CH0214)
State Department of Education - Community-Partnered School Behavioral Health Services Programs - Reporting System and Report (School Behavioral Health Accountability Act)Approved by the Governor - Chapter 213Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
SB0495Statewide Steering Committee on Services for Adults With Sickle Cell Disease - Infusion Center - StudyIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs; WithdrawnEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
SB0497
    (HB0595)
Behavioral Health Community Providers - Keep the Door Open ActIn the House - Third Reading Passed with Amendments (137-1)Finance
2/25/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
Health and Government Operations
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
SB0503Education - Online Instructional Program for Financial LiteracyIn the Senate - Hearing 2/17 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
SB0504
    (HB1578)
Criminal Law - Sexual Offenses - Threatening to Withhold Governmental ServicesIn the Senate - Hearing 2/17 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
2/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
SB0505 / CH0394
    (HB1619)
Workers' Compensation Insurance - Premium Discount - Alcohol- and Drug-Free Workplace ProgramApproved by the Governor - Chapter 394Finance
2/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic Matters
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorInsurance - Other than Health (C4)
SB0508 / CH0679
    (HB0190)
Civil Remedies for Shoplifting and Employee TheftEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 679Judicial Proceedings
2/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCivil Actions and Procedures (D3)
SB0513
    (HB0377)
Maryland No-Fault Birth Injury FundIn the Senate - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m. (Judicial Proceedings)Judicial Proceedings
2/25/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
Co-SponsorCivil Actions and Procedures (D3)
SB0542 / CH0220State Retirement and Pension System - Forfeiture of BenefitsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 220Budget and Taxation
2/25/2016 - 8:30 a.m.
Appropriations
4/5/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
SB0545 / CH0403
    (HB0290 / CH0404)
Labor and Employment - Apprenticeship Career Training in Our Neighborhoods (ACTION) Program - EstablishmentApproved by the Governor - Chapter 403Finance
3/3/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersCo-SponsorPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
SB0546Transitional Supports for Ex-Offenders - Repeal of RestrictionsIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudicial Proceedings
3/2/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorSocial Services - Generally (O1)
SB0547
    (HB1151)
Ex-Offenders Recidivism Reduction ActIn the House - Hearing 3/29 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/8/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEconomic and Community Development (C8)
SB0549 / CH0074
    (HB0730 / CH0075)
Virginia I. Jones Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Council - Membership and Extension of Termination DateApproved by the Governor - Chapter 74Finance
2/25/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
3/22/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
SB0552 / CH0558
    (HB0146 / CH0559)
Property Tax Credit - Disabled or Fallen Law Enforcement Officers and Rescue Workers and Public Safety OfficersApproved by the Governor - Chapter 558Budget and Taxation
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Property - Local (Q2)
SB0583Higher Education - University System of Maryland - Quasi-Endowment FundsIn the House - Hearing 3/29 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/2/2016 - 3:00 p.m.
Appropriations
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
SB0584 / CH0683
    (HB0668 / CH0684)
Preschool Development Grants - Expansion Grants - Required State FundingEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 683Budget and Taxation
3/2/2016 - 3:00 p.m.
AppropriationsCo-SponsorChildren (O4)
SB0607
    (HB0829)
Agriculture - Cattle, Swine, and Poultry - Use of Antimicrobial DrugsIn the Senate - Hearing 3/01 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/1/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorAgriculture (M4)
SB0671
    (HB0402)
Public Information Act - Personnel and Investigatory Records - Formal Complaints Against Public EmployeesIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs; WithdrawnEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/3/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Regulations and Procedures (P3)
SB0674
    (HB0934)
Teachers' Retirement and Pension System - Employer Contribution for Local EmployeesIn the Senate - Hearing 2/25 at 8:30 a.m.Budget and Taxation
2/25/2016 - 8:30 a.m.
Co-SponsorState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
SB0676 / CH0689
    (HB1014 / CH0690)
College Affordability Act of 2016Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 689Budget and Taxation
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
4/8/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0680
    (HB1167 / CH0503)
Biotechnology Investment Tax Credit - Investment in Qualified Companies in Low-Income AreasIn the Senate - Hearing 3/09 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0681
    (HB1168 / CH0504)
Cybersecurity Investment Tax Credit - Investment in Qualified Companies in Low-Income AreasIn the Senate - Hearing 3/09 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0698
    (HB1620)
Community Colleges - Vocational Certificates and Associate's Degrees - Tuition WaiverIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs; WithdrawnEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/2/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
SB0745
    (HB0110)
Law Enforcement Explorer Program - FundingIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudicial Proceedings
3/1/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
SB0755
    (HB1325)
State Department of Education - Breakfast and Lunch Programs - Funding (Free School Meals for Students From Low- and Middle-Income Families Act)In the Senate - Hearing 3/15 at 2:30 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/15/2016 - 2:30 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
SB0756
    (HB1360)
Primary and Secondary Education - Breakfast Program - School Requirements (Breakfast After the Bell Act)In the House - Favorable with Amendments Report by Ways and MeansBudget and Taxation
3/15/2016 - 2:30 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/31/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
SB0758 / CH0696
    (HB0445)
Food Stamp Program - Minimum Benefit - State SupplementEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 696Finance
3/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorSocial Services - Generally (O1)
SB0765 / CH0423CINA, Guardianship, Adoption, Custody, and Visitation - Disability of Parent, Guardian, Custodian, or PartyApproved by the Governor - Chapter 423Judicial Proceedings
3/8/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
4/7/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorFamily Law (D4)
SB0781 / CH0232
    (HB0708)
Education - Maryland Seal of Biliteracy Act - EstablishmentApproved by the Governor - Chapter 232Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
SB0836
    (HB1274)
Housing and Community Development - Community Development Program ActIn the Senate - Hearing 3/09 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEconomic and Community Development (C8)
SB0848 / CH0436
    (HB1005 / CH0437)
Health Insurance - Contraceptive Equity ActApproved by the Governor - Chapter 436Finance
3/2/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
3/31/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorInsurance - Health (C3)
SB0856 / CH0440
    (HB0180 / CH0441)
Public Health - HIV Testing During PregnancyApproved by the Governor - Chapter 440Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
SB0869Governor's Office of Minority Affairs - Workgroup on Reconciliation and EquityIn the House - Hearing 4/09 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic Matters
4/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHuman Relations (D5)
SB0905 / CH0701
    (HB0999 / CH0702)
Commission on Innovation and Excellence in EducationEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 701Budget and Taxation
3/1/2016 - 8:30 a.m.
Ways and Means
3/31/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
SB0906
    (HB1002)
Weapon-Free Higher Education ZonesIn the Senate - Hearing 3/09 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
SB0907
    (HB0672)
Transportation - Harry W. Nice Memorial Potomac River Bridge - ReplacementVetoed by the Governor (Policy)Finance
3/2/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
4/5/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
Co-SponsorTransportation - Highways (R1)
SB0908
    (HB1013 / CH0036)
Maryland Open Transportation Investment Decision Act of 2016In the Senate - Hearing 3/14 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/14/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTransportation - Generally (R2)
SB0922
    (HB1187)
Career Apprenticeship Opportunity Act of 2016In the House - Favorable with Amendments Report by Ways and MeansFinance
3/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
Ways and Means
4/11/2016 - 9:00 a.m.
Co-SponsorPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
SB0938Election Law - Voting by Mail (Universal Vote by Mail Act)In the Senate - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/18/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorElections (G1)
SB0944
    (HB1340)
Firearms - Applications - Notification and ReportingIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudicial Proceedings
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
SB0946 / CH0596
    (HB1180 / CH0597)
Correctional Services - Restrictive Housing - ReportApproved by the Governor - Chapter 596Judicial Proceedings
3/2/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
3/30/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
SB0947Public Safety - Rifles and Shotguns - Secondary TransactionsIn the Senate - Hearing 3/09 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
SB0970
    (HB1367)
Drugged Driving - Oral Fluid Tests - Pilot ProgramIn the Senate - Hearing 3/16 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
3/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorVehicle Laws - Drunk Driving (R3)
SB1035
    (HB0891)
Transportation - Transit Service - State Grants and Farebox Recovery RateIn the Senate - Hearing 3/17 at 1:30 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/17/2016 - 1:30 p.m.
Co-SponsorTransportation - Generally (R2)
SB1040
    (HB1000)
Public Safety - Firearms - Terrorist WatchlistIn the Senate - Hearing 3/16 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
3/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
SB1041Education - Physical and Digital Infrastructure in the Public Schools - AssessmentIn the House - Favorable Report by Ways and MeansEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
4/11/2016 - 9:00 a.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
SB1139Baltimore City - Commercial Bingo - PermitsIn the Senate - Hearing 3/17 at 1:30 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/17/2016 - 1:30 p.m.
Co-SponsorGaming (C7)
SB1143 / CH0606Neshante and Chloe Davis Domestic Violence Prevention Task ForceApproved by the Governor - Chapter 606Judicial Proceedings
3/22/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
JudiciaryCo-SponsorFamily Law (D4)
SB1159 / CH0026Baltimore City Board of License Commissioners - Members - Terms and AppointmentEnacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 26Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic Matters
3/19/2016 - 12:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorAlcoholic Beverages - Local Bills (A2)
SB1166
    (HB0227)
Income Tax Subtraction Modification - Retirement Income of Law Enforcement, Fire, Rescue, and Emergency Services PersonnelIn the Senate - Hearing 3/23 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB1169
    (HB1405)
Baltimore City - Procurement by Public Institutions of Higher Education - Preference for Local Bidders or OfferorsIn the Senate - Hearing 3/24 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Procurement (P2)
SB1170
    (HB1403 / CH0033)
Next Generation Scholars of MarylandVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
4/5/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
SB1171 / CH0714
    (HB1401 / CH0715)
Enoch Pratt Free Library - Hours of Operation - FundingEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 714Budget and Taxation
3/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
4/5/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEducation - Local Bills (F3)
SB1172
    (HB1400 / CH0031)
Seed Community Development Anchor Institution FundVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Budget and Taxation
3/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
4/5/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEconomic and Community Development (C8)
SB1173 / CH0243
    (HB1406 / CH0244)
Task Force to Study the Adult High School ConceptApproved by the Governor - Chapter 243Finance
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic Matters
Ways and Means
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
SJ0002
    (HJ0008)
United States Constitution - Amendments Convention - Democracy AmendmentIn the Senate - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/18/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorElections (G1)
SB1104 / CH0525
    (HB1624 / CH0526)
Transportation - Highways - Heroes HighwayApproved by the Governor - Chapter 525Finance
3/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/31/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - CommitteeTransportation - Highways (R1)

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