Delegate Carolyn J. B. Howard

2014 Regular Session

District 24, Prince George's County

Total Bills: 84 (Primary Sponsor: 5, Co-sponsor: 76, By Request: 3)

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Number / Chapter
(Cross File / Chapter)
TitleStatusOriginal House
and Hearing Dates
Opposite House
and Hearing Dates
Sponsorship
Type
 
Broad Subject
HB0562Election Law - Use of Campaign Funds for Meeting and Conference ExpensesIn the Senate - Hearing 4/04 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/20/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
4/4/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryElections (G1)
HB0565Vehicle Laws - Speed Monitoring and Work Zone Speed Control Systems - RestitutionIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters; WithdrawnEnvironmental Matters
2/18/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryVehicle Laws - Rules of the Road (R5)
HB0566Motor Vehicles - Aggressive DrivingIn the House - Hearing 2/11 at 1:00 p.m.Environmental Matters
2/11/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryVehicle Laws - Rules of the Road (R5)
HB0569Campaign Finance - Cash Contributions - LimitIn the House - Hearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/20/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryElections (G1)
HB0572Crimes - Requirement to Report Death or Disappearance of Minor - Penalties (Caylee's Law)In the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/21/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0187Labor and Employment - Maryland Wage and Hour Law - Payment of WagesIn the Senate - Hearing 3/26 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/11/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB0198 / CH0389
    (SB0727)
Income Tax - Earned Income Credit - Refundable AmountApproved by the Governor - Chapter 389Ways and Means
2/4/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/19/2014 - 1:45 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0224Voters' Rights Protection Act of 2014In the House - Hearing 2/06 at 2:15 p.m.Ways and Means
2/6/2014 - 2:15 p.m.
Co-SponsorElections (G1)
HB0278Criminal Law - Tobacco Products - Minimum AgeIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
1/28/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0286Criminal Law - Use of Handgun in Crime of Violence or Felony - Statute of LimitationsVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Judiciary
3/4/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB0352
    (SB0369 / CH0159)
Peace Orders and Protective Orders - Penalties - Second or Subsequent OffensesVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Judiciary
2/21/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings Co-SponsorFamily Law (D4)
HB0389 / CH0397
    (SB0730)
Maryland Transportation Authority - All-Electronic Tolling - StudyApproved by the Governor - Chapter 397Ways and Means
2/6/2014 - 2:15 p.m.
Finance
3/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTransportation - Highways (R1)
HB0396 / CH0503
    (SB0446 / CH0502)
Department of Disabilities - Study of Accessibility Concepts in Computer Science, Information Systems, and Information Technology Programs in Higher EducationApproved by the Governor - Chapter 503Appropriations
2/4/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB0402 / CH0399
    (SB0314 / CH0153)
Health Occupations - State Board of Physicians - Naturopathic DoctorsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 399Health and Government Operations
2/4/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Co-SponsorHealth Occupations (J2)
HB0413 / CH0400Special Education - Individualized Education Program Parental Notice Requirements and Service Models ListApproved by the Governor - Chapter 400Ways and Means
2/12/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0427 / CH0403Education - Maryland Sudden Cardiac Arrest Awareness ActApproved by the Governor - Chapter 403Ways and Means
2/12/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0443
    (SB0589)
Tobacco Taxes - Healthy Maryland InitiativeIn the House - Hearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m. (Ways and Means)Ways and Means
2/20/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
Co-SponsorTaxes - Miscellaneous (Q7)
HB0473
    (SB0787)
Economic Development - Green Business Incentive ZonesIn the House - Hearing 2/19 at 1:00 p.m. (Ways and Means)Ways and Means
2/19/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic Matters
Co-SponsorEconomic and Community Development (C8)
HB0480 / CH0301
    (SB0508 / CH0300)
Office of the Attorney General - Establishment of a Consumer Affairs Satellite Office in Prince George's CountyApproved by the Governor - Chapter 301Health and Government Operations
2/12/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCommercial Law - Consumer Protection (I3)
HB0527Labor and Employment - Earned Sick LeaveIn the House - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/18/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB0535Veterans' Organizations - Instant Ticket Lottery Machines - Use of ProceedsIn the House - Hearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/21/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorGaming (C7)
HB0546 / CH0409Higher Education - Janet L. Hoffman Loan Assistance Repayment Program - ModificationsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 409Ways and Means
2/21/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB0561Education - Task Force to Study the Suspension of Prekindergarten Students in Public SchoolsIn the House - Hearing 2/12 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/12/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0636 / CH0605Maryland Transit Administration - Commuter Benefits ProgramApproved by the Governor - Chapter 605Ways and Means
2/19/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTransportation - Generally (R2)
HB0653 / CH0606Education - Deaf Culture Digital LibraryApproved by the Governor - Chapter 606Ways and Means
2/21/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEducation - Miscellaneous (F5)
HB0701 / CH0420
    (SB0454 / CH0168)
Criminal Law - Child Kidnapping for the Purpose of Committing a Sexual Crime - PenaltyApproved by the Governor - Chapter 420Judiciary
2/18/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0702 / CH0611Professional Land Surveyors - Licensure Qualifications - RevisionsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 611Economic Matters
2/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/27/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorBusiness Regulation and Occupations (C2)
HB0704 / CH0277
    (SB0160 / CH0276)
Commercial Law - Debt Settlement Services - Sunset and Reporting ExtensionApproved by the Governor - Chapter 277Economic Matters
2/12/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorFinancial Institutions (I1)
HB0714 / CH0237
    (SB0810)
Criminal Law - Identity Fraud - ProhibitionsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 237Judiciary
2/27/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0725
    (SB0883)
State-Owned Airport Concessionaire Employees - Payment of Wages and Other RightsIn the House - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB0727 / CH0282
    (SB0232 / CH0281)
Procurement - Prevailing Wage - ApplicabilityApproved by the Governor - Chapter 282Economic Matters
2/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/27/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Procurement (P2)
HB0738
    (SB0493)
Economic Development - Commission on Maryland's FutureIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
2/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEconomic and Community Development (C8)
HB0742 / CH0531
    (SB0600 / CH0530)
Regional Institution Strategic Enterprise Zone ProgramApproved by the Governor - Chapter 531Ways and Means
3/5/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation Co-SponsorEconomic and Community Development (C8)
HB0770Income Tax - Military Retirement IncomeIn the House - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0778Income Tax - Credit for Long-Term Care PremiumsIn the House - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0783
    (SB0717)
Task Force to Study School-Based Health CentersIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; WithdrawnHealth and Government Operations
2/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
HB0786 / CH0424
    (SB0417)
Sales and Use Tax - Tax-Free Weekend - Exemption for Light-Emitting Diode (LED) LightsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 424Ways and Means
2/27/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/19/2014 - 1:45 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Sales and Use (Q4)
HB0801
    (SB0368)
Commission on Maryland Cybersecurity Innovation and Excellence - Membership, Duties, and Termination DateIn the Senate - Hearing 4/02 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/2/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
HB0802 / CH0426
    (SB0198 / CH0141)
Maryland Medical Assistance Program - TelemedicineApproved by the Governor - Chapter 426Health and Government Operations
2/18/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
HB0804
    (SB0197)
Statewide Information Technology Master Plan - Inclusion of Cybersecurity Framework - RequirementIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Procurement (P2)
HB0807 / CH0238
    (SB0742)
Criminal Law - Burglary in the First Degree - Home InvasionApproved by the Governor - Chapter 238Judiciary
2/27/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0808
    (SB0249)
Commission on Maryland Cybersecurity Innovation and Excellence - DutiesIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
HB0812 / CH0616Education - Middle Schools - Automated External DefibrillatorsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 616Ways and Means
2/28/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/27/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0830
    (SB0287)
Alcoholic Beverages - Shipment of Kosher Wine Sold at RetailIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
2/17/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorAlcoholic Beverages - Statewide Bills (A1)
HB0862Sales and Use Tax - Tax-Free Periods - University and College TextbooksIn the House - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Sales and Use (Q4)
HB0869
    (SB0715)
Task Force to Study Chronic Absenteeism in Maryland's Public SchoolsIn the House - Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/28/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0881 / CH0240
    (SB0923 / CH0256)
Medical Marijuana - Natalie M. LaPrade Medical Marijuana CommissionApproved by the Governor - Chapter 240Health and Government Operations
2/28/2014 - 12:30 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
HB0917Maryland Aviation Administration - Contract Authority - Transportation CompaniesIn the House - Hearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/27/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTransportation - Generally (R2)
HB0923 / CH0529
    (SB0596 / CH0528)
Income Tax Subtraction Modification - Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief - ExtensionApproved by the Governor - Chapter 529Ways and Means
3/7/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0956Prevailing Wage Enforcement ActIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters Co-SponsorState Government - Procurement (P2)
HB0958
    (SB0411)
Rape Survivor Family Protection ActIn the House - Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
2/28/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorFamily Law (D4)
HB0968
    (SB0753)
Labor and Employment - Maryland Earned Sick and Safe Leave ActIn the House - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/18/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB1001 / CH0630
    (SB0910)
Education - Federal Elementary and Secondary Education Act - Waiver RequestsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 630Ways and Means
3/6/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB1006 / CH0436Task Force to Study the Impact of Expanding Credit and Noncredit Courses for Students With Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities - ExtensionApproved by the Governor - Chapter 436Ways and Means
3/5/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/27/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB1014Criminal Procedure - Preliminary Breath Test - EvidenceIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB1032Consumer Debt Collection - Statute of Limitations (Maryland Zombie Debt Act)In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/21/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCommercial Law - Consumer Protection (I3)
HB1066Maryland Transportation Authority Police - Collective Bargaining - Binding ArbitrationIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
2/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Personnel (P4)
HB1150
    (SB0080)
All-Terrain Vehicles - Protective EquipmentIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters; WithdrawnEnvironmental Matters Co-SponsorVehicle Laws - Rules of the Road (R5)
HB1163Income Tax Credit - Hiring Qualified VeteransIn the House - Hearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/7/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB1167 / CH0545
    (SB0676 / CH0544)
Teachers and Principals - Performance Evaluation Criteria - Use of Student Growth DataApproved by the Governor - Chapter 545Ways and Means
3/6/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB1169Income Tax Credit - Unemployed Veterans - Start-Up BusinessIn the House - Hearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/7/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB1193Task Force to Study Implementation of Strategies for Preventing Sexual Exploitation of Clients by Health ProfessionalsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government OperationsHealth and Government Operations
3/12/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHealth Occupations (J2)
HB1194
    (SB1039)
Historically Black Colleges and Universities - EvaluationIn the Senate - Hearing 4/03 at 1:00 p.m.Appropriations
3/6/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
4/3/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB1196
    (SB0065)
Business Regulation - Retail Service Stations - Video Cameras RequiredIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
3/5/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorBusiness Regulation and Occupations (C2)
HB1197
    (SB0409)
Health - Food Allergy AwarenessIn the Senate - First Reading Senate RulesHealth and Government Operations
3/11/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Rules Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
HB1222 / CH0647Ruth M. Kirk Public Social Work ScholarshipApproved by the Governor - Chapter 647Ways and Means
3/5/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/27/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB1234
    (SB0870)
Criminal Law - Drug Paraphernalia - PenaltiesIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
3/6/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB1264
    (SB0121)
Public Safety - Removal of Dead Bodies - Police PresenceIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/27/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB1292
    (SB0824)
District Court of Maryland Employees - Collective BargainingIn the Senate - Hearing 4/01 at 1:00 p.m.Appropriations
2/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/1/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCourts and Court Personnel - Statewide (D1)
HB1298
    (SB0395)
Business Relief and Tax Fairness Act of 2014In the House - Hearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/7/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB1300Special Education - Visually Impaired Students - Orientation and Mobility EvaluationIn the House - Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/28/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB1319Real Property - Foreclosures - Deficiency Judgments Prohibited and Definition of "Secured Party" (Foreclosure Protection Act)In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental MattersEnvironmental Matters
2/27/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorReal Property (N1)
HB1321Natalie M. LaPrade Medical Marijuana Commission - Treatment, Certification, Licensing, and RegistrationIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; WithdrawnHealth and Government Operations
2/28/2014 - 12:30 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
HB1323
    (SB0927)
Public School Construction - Creative Financing StudyIn the Senate - Second Reading Passed with AmendmentsAppropriations
3/6/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB1324Maryland Youth Employment Act of 2014In the House - Hearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/7/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB1332 / CH0653Task Force to Study Sports Injuries in High School Female AthletesApproved by the Governor - Chapter 653Ways and Means
2/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB1349 / CH0249
    (SB0868)
Public Safety Diversity Act of 2014Approved by the Governor - Chapter 249Health and Government Operations
2/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
Finance
4/2/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB1366 / CH0176
    (SB0503 / CH0175)
Public Schools - Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Automated External Defibrillator Instruction (Breanna's Law)Approved by the Governor - Chapter 176Ways and Means
3/12/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB1388 / CH0209
    (SB0988 / CH0208)
State Department of Education - Assessment Report for Broadband Capabilities in Public SchoolsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 209Ways and Means
3/12/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Co-SponsorEducation - Miscellaneous (F5)
HB1414Creation of a State Debt - Prince George's County - Palmer Park Boys & Girls ClubIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/8/2014 - 3:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HJ0008
    (SJ0008)
Reinstatement of the Separation of Commercial and Investment Banking FunctionsIn the House - Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.Rules and Executive Nominations
3/10/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorFinancial Institutions (I1)
HB0296 / CH0465
    (SB0336)
Natural Resources - Wildlands - Designation of New WildlandsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 465Environmental Matters
2/5/2014 - 2:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs By Request - AdministrationNatural Resources - Generally (M1)
HB0297
    (SB0332 / CH0002)
Prekindergarten Expansion Act of 2014Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Ways and Means
2/12/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
By Request - AdministrationPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0739 / CH0612
    (SB0602)
Maryland Estate Tax - Unified CreditApproved by the Governor - Chapter 612Ways and Means
3/5/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation By Request - OtherTaxes - Miscellaneous (Q7)

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December 10, 2014 7:22 P.M.