Delegate Jefferson L. Ghrist

2017 Regular Session

District 36, Kent, Queen Anne's, Cecil, and Caroline Counties

Total Bills: 58 (Primary Sponsor: 3, Co-sponsor: 44, By Request: 11)

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Number / Chapter
(Cross File / Chapter)
TitleStatusOriginal House
and Hearing Dates
Opposite House
and Hearing Dates
Sponsorship
Type
 
Broad Subject
HB0314
    (SB0388)
Creation of a State Debt - Caroline County - Benedictine SchoolIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/11/2017 - 4:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB1178 / CH0281Employees' Pension System - Membership - StudyApproved by the Governor - Chapter 281Appropriations
3/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/30/2017 - 9:00 a.m.
PrimaryState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
HB1653
    (SB1167)
Creation of a State Debt - Cecil County - Elkton Sportsplex Campus and Performing-Visual Arts CenterIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/11/2017 - 4:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0012 / CH0543Senatorial and Delegate Scholarships - Eligibility, Award Amounts, and Use of FundsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 543Ways and Means
2/2/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/29/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB0173 / CH0303
    (SB0212 / CH0302)
Baltimore Metropolitan Council - Queen Anne's County - MembershipApproved by the Governor - Chapter 303Environment and Transportation
2/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEconomic and Community Development (C8)
HB0195Income Tax Subtraction Modification - Retirement Income (Fairness in Taxation for Retirees Act)In the House - Hearing 2/08 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0203
    (SB0852)
Public Safety - Maryland Accessibility Code - ApplicabilityIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation; WithdrawnEnvironment and Transportation
2/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB0204Community Colleges - Small Community Colleges - FundingIn the House - Hearing 2/07 at 1:00 p.m.Appropriations
2/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB0284State Property Tax - Homestead Property Tax Assessment Cap ReductionIn the House - Hearing 2/16 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/16/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Property (Q1)
HB0302 / CH0125
    (SB0389 / CH0126)
Kent County - Property Tax Credit - Commerce ZonesApproved by the Governor - Chapter 125Ways and Means
2/16/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/29/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Property - Local (Q2)
HB0305 / CH0304
    (SB0628)
Kent County - Turkey Hunting on Private Property - SundaysApproved by the Governor - Chapter 304Environment and Transportation
2/22/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorHunting and Fishing (M2)
HB0312 / CH0458
    (SB0629)
Kent County - Deer Hunting - SundaysApproved by the Governor - Chapter 458Environment and Transportation
2/22/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorHunting and Fishing (M2)
HB0368Hunting and Fishing Licenses and Stamps - Seniors, Veterans, and Military Personnel (Howard's Law)In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
2/15/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHunting and Fishing (M2)
HB0440
    (SB0055)
Employers of Ex-Offenders - Liability for Negligent Hiring or Inadequate Supervision - ImmunityIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCivil Actions and Procedures (D3)
HB0547Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection ActIn the House - Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
3/10/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
HB0625
    (SB0080)
Criminal Law - Animal Abuse - Penalties and RestitutionIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0663
    (SB0511)
Public Safety - Permit to Carry, Wear, or Transport a Handgun - QualificationsIn the House - Hearing 3/14 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/14/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB0664 / CH0033
    (SB0579 / CH0675)
State Government - Display of the POW/MIA Flag on State Building GroundsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 33Health and Government Operations
2/15/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
HB0706General Assembly - Limitation of TermsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive Nominations
3/3/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - General Assembly (P5)
HB0729 / CH0091
    (SB0819 / CH0090)
Queen Anne's County - Alcoholic Beverages Inspectors - Qualifications, Powers, and DutiesApproved by the Governor - Chapter 91Economic Matters
2/20/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorAlcoholic Beverages - Local Bills (A2)
HB0828Criminal Law - Threat Against State or Local Official - Law Enforcement OfficerIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/14/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0842Admissions and Amusement Tax - Exemption for School Field TripsIn the Senate - Hearing 3/30 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/2/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/30/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Miscellaneous (Q7)
HB0851 / CH0704Landlord and Tenant - Military Personnel - Limitation on Liability for RentApproved by the Governor - Chapter 704Environment and Transportation
2/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorReal Property (N1)
HB0869 / CH0580
    (SB0553)
Recovery Residence Residential Rights Protection ActApproved by the Governor - Chapter 580Health and Government Operations
2/28/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/6/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
HB0885Environment - Chesapeake Bay - Vessel Sewage Discharge AreasIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
2/24/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEnvironment (M3)
HB0888Income Tax - Expensing of Business Property and Bonus Depreciation - Recoupling With Federal LawIn the House - Hearing 3/01 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/1/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0896
    (SB0602)
State Retirement and Pension System - State Employees and Teachers - BenefitsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/2/2017 - 3:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
HB0911Motor Fuel Tax Rates - Consumer Price Index Adjustment - RepealIn the House - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/2/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Transportation (Q5)
HB0922
    (SB1132)
Sales and Use Tax - Exemption - Sales by Nonprofit Organizations Raising Funds to Assist VeteransIn the House - Hearing 3/03 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/3/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Sales and Use (Q4)
HB0933General Assembly - Live and Archived Video Streaming of MeetingsIn the House - Hearing 3/03 at 1:00 p.m.Rules and Executive Nominations
3/3/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - General Assembly (P5)
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)
HB0965
    (SB0552)
Maryland Personal Information Protection Act - Security Breach Notification Requirements - ModificationsIn the Senate - Hearing 4/04 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
3/1/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/4/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCommercial Law - Consumer Protection (I3)
HB1000Motor Vehicles - Gross Vehicle Weight - Agricultural ProductsIn the House - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
3/2/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorVehicle Laws - Equipment and Inspections (R6)
HB1020Taxpayer Protection Act - State Income Tax - Consumer Price Index AdjustmentsIn the House - Hearing 3/08 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB1041
    (SB0237)
Income Tax - Standard Deduction - Inflation AdjustmentIn the House - Hearing 3/08 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB1042
    (SB0236)
Income Tax - Personal Exemptions - Inflation AdjustmentIn the House - Hearing 3/08 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB1043Vehicle Laws - Smoking Marijuana in Vehicles - ProhibitionIn the Senate - Hearing 3/30 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
2/28/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
3/30/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB1060State Board of Professional Counselors and Therapists - Meetings and Timeliness of Certification and Licensure IssuanceIn the House - Hearing 3/08 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
3/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHealth Occupations (J2)
HB1064
    (SB0478)
State Retirement and Pension System - Guaranteed Retirement Income Plan and Retirement Savings PlanIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
2/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
HB1072
    (SB0486)
State Employees and Teachers - Cash Balance PlanIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
2/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
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)
HB1254
    (SB0630)
Creation of a State Debt - Queen Anne's County - Compass Regional HospiceIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/11/2017 - 4:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB1331Estate Fairness Act - Inheritance Tax RepealIn the House - Hearing 3/01 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/1/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Miscellaneous (Q7)
HB1380
    (SB0978)
Public Safety - State Fire Marshal - Appointment and TermIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
3/10/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB1433 / CH0698
    (SB0397 / CH0699)
Local Income Tax Overpayments - Local Reserve Account Repayment - ForgivenessApproved by the Governor - Chapter 698Ways and Means
3/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB1597
    (SB0551)
Creation of a State Debt - Kent County - Echo Hill Outdoor SchoolIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/11/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0369
    (SB0316)
Courts - Evidence of Sexually Assaultive Behavior - Admissibility (The Repeat Sexual Predator Prevention Act of 2017)In the House - Hearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
2/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0371
    (SB0312)
Vehicle Laws - Drunk and Drugged Driving - Subsequent Offenders (Repeat Drunk Driving Offenders Act of 2017)In the Senate - Conference Committee AppointedJudiciary
3/1/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsBy Request - AdministrationVehicle Laws - Drunk Driving (R3)
HB0375
    (SB0321)
Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Military Retirement IncomeIn the House - Hearing 2/15 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/15/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0388
    (SB0322)
Income Tax Subtraction Modification - Law Enforcement, Fire, Rescue, and Emergency Services Personnel (Hometown Heroes Act)In the House - Hearing 2/08 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0394
    (SB0317 / CH0149)
More Jobs for Marylanders Act of 2017In the Senate - Rereferred to Budget and TaxationWays and Means
2/22/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and TaxationBy Request - AdministrationEconomic and Community Development (C8)
HB0399
    (SB0320)
Student Debt Relief Act of 2017In the House - Hearing 2/15 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/15/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0402
    (SB0307 / CH0030)
Repeal of the Maryland Open Transportation Investment Decision Act of 2016 (Road Kill Bill Repeal)In the House - Hearing 3/03 at 1:00 p.m. (Appropriations)Appropriations
3/3/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
By Request - AdministrationTransportation - Highways (R1)
HB0632 / CH0152
    (SB0308 / CH0151)
Child Abuse - Sex Trafficking (Protecting Victims of Sex Trafficking Act of 2017)Approved by the Governor - Chapter 152Judiciary
2/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsBy Request - AdministrationFamily Law (D4)
HB0687
    (SB0539 / CH0569)
Criminal Law - Distribution of Opioids Resulting in DeathIn the House - Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
2/28/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0748
    (SB0540)
State Retirement Choice for the 21st Century WorkforceIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/3/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
HB0878
    (SB0704)
Public Charter School Act of 2017In the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and MeansWays and Means
2/28/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)

Denotes enacted legislation

November 28, 2017 1:19 P.M.