Senator Stephen S. Hershey, Jr.

2013 Regular Session

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

Total Bills: 68 (Primary Sponsor: 10, Co-sponsor: 57, By Request: 1)

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TitleStatusOriginal House
and Hearing Dates
Opposite House
and Hearing Dates
Sponsorship
Type
 
Broad Subject
HB0199 / CH0353
    (SB0031)
Queen Anne's County - Beer, Wine and Liquor Tasting LicenseApproved by the Governor - Chapter 353Economic Matters
2/25/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsPrimaryAlcoholic Beverages - Local Bills (A2)
HB0201 / CH0354
    (SB0164)
Queen Anne's County - Property Tax Credit - Commercial Investment and Economic DevelopmentApproved by the Governor - Chapter 354Ways and Means
2/6/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/27/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryTaxes - Property - Local (Q2)
HB0212 / CH0356
    (SB0049)
Alcoholic Beverages - Cecil and Queen Anne's Counties - Beer and Wine FestivalsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 356Economic Matters
2/25/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsPrimaryAlcoholic Beverages - Local Bills (A2)
HB0213 / CH0087Queen Anne's County - Alcoholic Beverages - InspectorsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 87Economic Matters
2/25/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/22/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryAlcoholic Beverages - Local Bills (A2)
HB0214 / CH0357Queen Anne's County - Deer Hunting on Private Property - SundaysApproved by the Governor - Chapter 357Environmental Matters
2/13/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsPrimaryHunting and Fishing (M2)
HB0216 / CH0358
    (SB0035)
Queen Anne's County and St. Mary's County - Alcoholic Beverages - Micro-Brewery LicensesApproved by the Governor - Chapter 358Economic Matters
2/25/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsPrimaryAlcoholic Beverages - Local Bills (A2)
HB0612
    (SB0787)
Queen Anne's County - Turkey Hunting on Private Property - SundaysIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters; WithdrawnEnvironmental Matters
2/27/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryHunting and Fishing (M2)
HB1197
    (SB0980)
Queen Anne's County - Winery Special Event Permits - Farmers' MarketsIn the House - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/25/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryAlcoholic Beverages - Local Bills (A2)
HB1208Bay Restoration Fee - Exemption - On-Site Sewage Disposal System Using Best Available TechnologyIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental MattersEnvironmental Matters
3/6/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryEnvironment (M3)
HB1210Waterway Improvement Fund - Revenue Distributions - MarinasIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental MattersEnvironmental Matters
3/6/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryTaxes - Transportation (Q5)
HB0089
    (SB0008 / CH0161)
Gas Companies - Rate Regulation - Infrastructure Replacement SurchargeIn the Senate - First Reading FinanceEconomic Matters
1/24/2013 - 3:00 p.m.
FinanceCo-SponsorUtility Regulation (C5)
HB0104Occupational Safety and Health - Good Faith Actions by Business Owners - Penalty ForgivenessIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/12/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB0106
    (SB0391)
Sustainable Growth and Agricultural Preservation Act of 2012 - RepealIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental MattersEnvironmental Matters
2/6/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEnvironment (M3)
HB0159Home Improvement Contractors - Qualifications of Applicants - Trade ExperienceIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic MattersCo-SponsorBusiness Regulation and Occupations (C2)
HB0165
    (SB0807)
Elementary and Secondary Education - Security - School Resource OfficersIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and MeansWays and Means
3/6/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0166Speed Monitoring and Work Zone Speed Control Systems - Daily Calibration and Video RecordingsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental MattersEnvironmental Matters
3/5/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorVehicle Laws - Rules of the Road (R5)
HB0167 / CH0352
    (SB0042 / CH0436)
State Government - Commemorative Days - Maryland Emancipation DayApproved by the Governor - Chapter 352Health and Government Operations
2/6/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
HB0184 / CH0279
    (SB0484 / CH0278)
Income Tax Credit - Oyster Shell RecyclingApproved by the Governor - Chapter 279Ways and Means
2/19/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/28/2013 - 2:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0188Retail Service Stations - Disaster Preparation - Generator Tax CreditIn the House - Hearing 2/06 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/6/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Property (Q1)
HB0230 / CH0088Alcoholic Beverages - Farm Breweries and Micro-BreweriesApproved by the Governor - Chapter 88Economic Matters
2/25/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/27/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorAlcoholic Beverages - Statewide Bills (A1)
HB0233Elections - Study Commission on the Redistricting Process in MarylandIn the House - Hearing 3/11 at 2:00 p.m.Rules and Executive Nominations
3/11/2013 - 2:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorElections (G1)
HB0236Election Law - Districting Plan Questions - Inclusion of MapIn the House - Hearing 3/11 at 2:00 p.m.Rules and Executive Nominations
3/11/2013 - 2:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorElections (G1)
HB0241
    (SB0163)
Commercial Fishing and Seafood Operations - Nuisance Actions - ExemptionIn the Senate - First Reading Judicial ProceedingsEnvironmental Matters
2/13/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorHunting and Fishing (M2)
HB0250 / CH0363Criminal Procedure - Victims' Rights - Remedy and Priority of RestitutionApproved by the Governor - Chapter 363Judiciary
2/5/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
3/27/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB0251
    (SB0785)
Vehicle Laws - Speed Monitoring and Work Zone Speed Control Systems - RepealIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental MattersEnvironmental Matters
3/5/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorVehicle Laws - Rules of the Road (R5)
HB0261
    (SB0034)
Corporate Income Tax - Rate ReductionIn the House - Hearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/26/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0262
    (SB0348)
Criminal Law - Distribution of Faked Controlled Dangerous Substance - Substantially Similar Chemical StructureIn the Senate - First Reading Judicial ProceedingsJudiciary
2/5/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0270
    (SB0350 / CH0237)
Electrical Inspectors and Plumbing Inspectors - Master License RequiredVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Economic Matters
2/7/2013 - 2:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorBusiness Regulation and Occupations (C2)
HB0272
    (SB0041)
Kent County - Deer Hunting on Private Property - SundaysIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters; WithdrawnEnvironmental MattersCo-SponsorHunting and Fishing (M2)
HB0273
    (SB0089)
Kent County - Turkey Hunting on Private Property - SundaysIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters; WithdrawnEnvironmental MattersCo-SponsorHunting and Fishing (M2)
HB0317State Government - E-Verify ProgramIn the House - Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
3/13/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Procurement (P2)
HB0318Labor and Employment - Labor Organizations - Right to WorkIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/12/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB0363Tax Increases - Majority Vote RequiredIn the House - Hearing 3/11 at 2:00 p.m.Rules and Executive Nominations
3/11/2013 - 2:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - General Assembly (P5)
HB0371Income Tax Credit - Cat and Dog AdoptionIn the House - Hearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/26/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0381
    (SB0495)
General Assembly Members - Business Communications as Private Citizens - NoticeIn the House - First Reading Environmental MattersEnvironmental MattersCo-SponsorState Government - General Assembly (P5)
HB0408 / CH0258
    (SB0404 / CH0257)
Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Enhanced Agricultural Management EquipmentApproved by the Governor - Chapter 258Ways and Means
2/26/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
4/2/2013 - 1:30 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0446Gaming - Video Lottery Operation License - Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall AirportIn the House - Hearing 3/05 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/5/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorGaming (C7)
HB0533Corporate Income Tax - Rate ReductionIn the House - Hearing 3/12 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/12/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0548
    (SB0090 / CH0180)
Natural Resources - Vessel Excise Tax - Maximum TaxIn the House - Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/28/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorNatural Resources - Generally (M1)
HB0570State Government - Inspector GeneralIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government OperationsHealth and Government Operations
2/21/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
HB0574Office of the Inspector General - EstablishmentIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government OperationsHealth and Government Operations
2/21/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
HB0590Alcoholic Beverages - Direct Shipment - Kosher or Sacramental Wine Sold at RetailIn the House - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/25/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorAlcoholic Beverages - Statewide Bills (A1)
HB0622Natural Resources - Oyster Harvesting - Distribution of Oyster TagsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters; WithdrawnEnvironmental Matters
2/27/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHunting and Fishing (M2)
HB0663Public Safety - Firearms - National Crime Information Center ParticipationIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; WithdrawnJudiciaryCo-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB0666Sales and Use Tax - Tax-Free Week - School SuppliesIn the House - Hearing 3/12 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/12/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Sales and Use (Q4)
HB0682Vehicle-Miles-Traveled Tax and Associated Mandated Devices - ProhibitionIn the House - Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/28/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Transportation (Q5)
HB0780State Employees Pension Choice ActIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/7/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
HB0782
    (SB0998)
Secondhand Precious Metal Object Dealers and Pawnbrokers - Exemptions for AuctioneersIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
3/12/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorBusiness Regulation and Occupations (C2)
HB0784Maryland Transit Administration - Farebox Recovery Rate IncreaseIn the House - Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/28/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTransportation - Generally (R2)
HB0819Prudent Pension Management ActIn the House - Hearing 3/12 at 1:00 p.m.Appropriations
3/12/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
HB0837Family Farm - Prevailing Party - Attorney's Fees and ExpensesIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/27/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCivil Actions and Procedures (D3)
HB0856Personal Property Tax - Investments in MarylandIn the House - Hearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/7/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Property - Local (Q2)
HB0866Criminal Procedure - Financial Crimes Against Vulnerable and Elder Adults - Petition to Freeze AssetsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
3/12/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB0961State Government - Maryland Public Information Act - Required Denials Regarding Firearm Dealers, Owners, and Permit HoldersIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; WithdrawnHealth and Government Operations
3/19/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Regulations and Procedures (P3)
HB0969Commission to Consider Mental Health-Related Ways to Limit Mass Violence by Individuals with Antisocial Personality Disorders, Depressive Disorders, or Other Mental IllnessIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; WithdrawnHealth and Government Operations
3/12/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB1120Mental Hygiene Administration - Upper Shore Community Mental Health Center - Reopening and MaintenanceIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government OperationsHealth and Government Operations
3/14/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHealth Care Facilities and Regulation (J3)
HB1127 / CH0303
    (SB0634 / CH0302)
Commercial Law - Self-Service Storage FacilitiesApproved by the Governor - Chapter 303Economic Matters
3/6/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/2/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCommercial Law - Generally (I4)
HB1152Electric Reliability - Priorities and FundingIn the Senate - Favorable Report by FinanceEconomic Matters
3/7/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/27/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorUtility Regulation (C5)
HB1243Environment - Water Pollution Control - PenaltiesIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental MattersEnvironmental Matters
3/6/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEnvironment (M3)
HB1244
    (SB0795)
Oyster Dredging - Waters North of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge and Kent Narrows BridgeIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental MattersEnvironmental Matters
3/6/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHunting and Fishing (M2)
HB1247State Government - Frederick Douglass and Harriet Tubman Memorial Statues - Placement and CommissionIn the House - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
3/6/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
HB1297 / CH0330
    (SB0897 / CH0329)
Consumer Protection - Security Freezes - Children in Foster Care SettingsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 330Economic Matters
3/13/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/26/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCommercial Law - Consumer Protection (I3)
HB1328
    (SB0332 / CH0455)
Estates and Trusts - Special and Supplemental Needs Trusts - Regulations by State AgenciesVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Judiciary
2/27/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorEstates and Trusts (N2)
HB1421Regulated Firearms - License Issued by Delaware, Pennsylvania, Virginia, or West Virginia - ReciprocityIn the House - Hearing 3/26 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/26/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB1441Public Schools - Extracurricular Activities - Students Not Enrolled in Public School (Fairness for All Children Act)In the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive NominationsCo-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB1485Oyster Sanctuaries - Oyster Bar Cleaning and Removal of Diseased OystersIn the House - Hearing 3/20 at 1:00 p.m.Environmental Matters
3/20/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHunting and Fishing (M2)
HB1505 / CH0689
    (SB1032)
Oysters - Power Dredging - Time PeriodApproved by the Governor - Chapter 689Environmental Matters
3/20/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorHunting and Fishing (M2)
HB0225 / CH0155
    (SB0273 / CH0154)
Veterans Full Employment Act of 2013Approved by the Governor - Chapter 155Health and Government Operations
2/19/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic Matters
2/19/2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsBy Request - AdministrationBusiness Regulation and Occupations (C2)

Denotes enacted legislation

October 30, 2013 7:49 A.M.