Delegate Carolyn J. B. Howard

2015 Regular Session

District 24, Prince George's County

Total Bills: 67 (Primary Sponsor: 5, Co-sponsor: 61, By Request: 1)

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TitleStatusOriginal House
and Hearing Dates
Opposite House
and Hearing Dates
Sponsorship
Type
 
Broad Subject
HB0239
    (SB0271)
Election Law - Use of Campaign Funds for Meeting and Conference ExpensesIn the Senate - First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsWays and Means
2/18/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsPrimaryElections (G1)
HB0401Income Tax - Film Production Activity Tax Credit - Minority Business Reporting RequirementIn the Senate - Hearing 3/31 at 2:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/24/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/31/2015 - 2:00 p.m.
PrimaryTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB1099Motor Vehicles - Aggressive DrivingIn the House - Hearing 3/17 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
3/17/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryVehicle Laws - Rules of the Road (R5)
HB1228Creation of a State Debt - Prince George's County - Town of Capitol Heights Public Works Modular HomeIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/14/2015 - 2:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB1230Standardbred Racing - Purse Dedication Account - Operating Assistance to Rosecroft RacewayIn the House - Hearing 3/17 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/17/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryGaming (C7)
HB0001 / CH0317
    (SB0185 / CH0316)
Higher Education - Workforce Shortage Student Assistance Grants for Child Care Providers - Hattie N. Harrison Memorial ScholarshipApproved by the Governor - Chapter 317Ways and Means
1/28/2015 - 3:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB0073 / CH0396
    (SB0192)
Voters' Rights Protection Act of 2015Approved by the Governor - Chapter 396Ways and Means
2/11/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorElections (G1)
HB0122Task Force to Study the Impact of State and Local Taxes on Small BusinessesIn the House - Hearing 2/10 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/10/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Miscellaneous (Q7)
HB0124
    (SB0651 / CH0374)
Criminal Procedure - Expungement - Conviction of a Crime That Is No Longer a CrimeVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Judiciary
2/24/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB0166
    (SB0310)
Education - Maryland Seal of Biliteracy Act - EstablishmentIn the House - Hearing 2/12 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/12/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0180 / CH0227
    (SB0182)
Video Lottery Terminal Revenues - Purse Dedication Account - Standardbred Racetrack Operating Loss AssistanceApproved by the Governor - Chapter 227Ways and Means
2/24/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/31/2015 - 2:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHorse Racing (C6)
HB0185
    (SB0667)
Real-Time Transparency Act of 2015In the House - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/18/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorElections (G1)
HB0186
    (SB0101)
Maryland Uniform Real Property Transfer-on-Death (TOD) ActIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; WithdrawnHealth and Government Operations
2/11/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEstates and Trusts (N2)
HB0194
    (SB0044 / CH0320)
Vehicle Laws - Maximum Speed Limits on HighwaysVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Environment and Transportation
2/19/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorVehicle Laws - Rules of the Road (R5)
HB0216 / CH0409
    (SB0200)
Environment - Personal Care Products Containing Synthetic Plastic Microbeads - Prohibition on Manufacturing or SaleApproved by the Governor - Chapter 409Environment and Transportation
2/18/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorEnvironment (M3)
HB0278 / CH0411
    (SB0015)
Task Force to Study the Implementation of a Dyslexia Education ProgramApproved by the Governor - Chapter 411Ways and Means
2/19/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0298 / CH0413Education - Student Data Privacy Act of 2015Approved by the Governor - Chapter 413Ways and Means
2/19/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
4/1/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0340 / CH0241
    (SB0889)
General Provisions - Commemorative Days - Thurgood Marshall DayApproved by the Governor - Chapter 241Health and Government Operations
2/18/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
HB0385
    (SB0040)
Labor and Employment - Maryland Healthy Working Families ActIn the House - Hearing 2/13 at 12:30 p.m.Economic Matters
2/13/2015 - 12:30 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB0449 / CH0481
    (SB0409 / CH0480)
Environment - Hydraulic Fracturing - RegulationsEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 481Environment and Transportation
3/11/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorEnvironment (M3)
HB0451
    (SB0162)
Task Force to Study Regulation of TeletherapyIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; WithdrawnHealth and Government Operations
2/19/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHealth Occupations (J2)
HB0452 / CH0421
    (SB0497)
Commission to Review Maryland's Use of Assessments and Testing in Public SchoolsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 421Ways and Means
2/26/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0501 / CH0426
    (SB0427)
Criminal Procedure - Victims of Crime - Notification Regarding DNA ProfileApproved by the Governor - Chapter 426Judiciary
2/26/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB0503
    (SB0078)
Rape Survivor Family Protection ActIn the House - Hearing 2/19 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
2/19/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorFamily Law (D4)
HB0508Gas and Electricity - Analog Meters - Purchase and InstallationIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/26/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorUtility Regulation (C5)
HB0516
    (SB0009)
Gas and Electricity - Smart Meters - Customer Rights and Required ReportsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/26/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorUtility Regulation (C5)
HB0535 / CH0430
    (SB0538)
Blind or Visually Impaired Children - Individualized Education Programs - Orientation and Mobility InstructionApproved by the Governor - Chapter 430Ways and Means
3/5/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0541 / CH0431Public Service Commission - Attachments to Utility Poles - StudyApproved by the Governor - Chapter 431Economic Matters
3/5/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/1/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorUtility Regulation (C5)
HB0642
    (SB0508 / CH0180)
Children - Child Care Facilities, Public Schools, and Nonpublic Schools - Contractors and SubcontractorsVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Ways and Means
3/12/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB0644Property Tax Credit - Elderly Individuals and VeteransIn the Senate - Hearing 4/01 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
4/1/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Property (Q1)
HB0672 / CH0176
    (SB0496 / CH0175)
Maryland College Education Export Act of 2015Approved by the Governor - Chapter 176Appropriations
3/6/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB0678
    (SB0478)
General Assembly - Fiscal Notes - Criminal Justice Policy Impact StatementsIn the House - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.Rules and Executive Nominations
3/2/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - General Assembly (P5)
HB0686Income Tax Checkoff - Maryland Veterans Trust FundIn the Senate - First Reading Senate RulesWays and Means
2/27/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
RulesCo-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0714Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Military Retirement IncomeIn the House - Hearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/27/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0721
    (SB0568)
Real Estate Appraisers - Appraisal Agreement - Required CopiesIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by FinanceEconomic Matters
3/3/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/1/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorBusiness Regulation and Occupations (C2)
HB0751Health - Food Allergy AwarenessIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; WithdrawnHealth and Government OperationsCo-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
HB0753
    (SB0905 / CH0486)
Income Tax - Film Production Activity Tax CreditIn the House - Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/10/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0788
    (SB0669)
Maryland Loan Assistance Repayment Program for Orphans and Foster Care RecipientsIn the House - Hearing 3/05 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/5/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB0792Property Tax Credit - Elderly HomeownersIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means; WithdrawnWays and Means
2/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Property - Local (Q2)
HB0799 / CH0279Higher Education - Veterans and Dependents Nonresident Tuition - Compliance With Federal LawApproved by the Governor - Chapter 279Ways and Means
3/5/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB0826
    (SB0178 / CH0018)
Estate Tax - Alternative Payment Schedule - Penalty ProhibitionVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Ways and Means
3/3/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/31/2015 - 2:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Miscellaneous (Q7)
HB0827 / CH0282Alcoholic Beverage Taxes - Wine Tax Revenue DistributionApproved by the Governor - Chapter 282Ways and Means
3/11/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
4/1/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorAlcoholic Beverages - Statewide Bills (A1)
HB0828 / CH0104
    (SB0177)
Estate Tax - Filing of Tax ReturnsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 104Ways and Means
3/3/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/31/2015 - 2:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Miscellaneous (Q7)
HB0843
    (SB0494)
Housing and Community Development - Neighborhood and Community Assistance Program Tax Credit - Maximum ContributionsIn the House - Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/13/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEconomic and Community Development (C8)
HB0844 / CH0106Maryland Small Business Development Financing Authority - Small Business Surety Bond ProgramApproved by the Governor - Chapter 106Economic Matters
3/4/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/1/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEconomic and Community Development (C8)
HB0847 / CH0341
    (SB0335 / CH0340)
Community Colleges - Victims of Human Trafficking - Exemption From Out-of-County and Out-of-Region FeesApproved by the Governor - Chapter 341Ways and Means
3/13/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB0850
    (SB0448)
Congressional Districts - Standards and ProcessIn the House - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.Rules and Executive Nominations
3/2/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorElections (G1)
HB0947 / CH0467
    (SB0251)
Professional Standards and Teacher Education Board - School Counselors - Certification Renewal Requirement (Lauryn's Law)Approved by the Governor - Chapter 467Ways and Means
3/12/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0953
    (SB0372)
Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - First-Time Homebuyer Savings AccountsIn the House - Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/10/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0966Education - Community Colleges - Collective BargainingIn the House - Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.Appropriations
3/10/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB0970
    (SB0689 / CH0047)
Prince George's County - Transfer Tax - Deputy SheriffsVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Ways and Means
3/4/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
4/1/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Recordation and Transfer (Q6)
HB0980
    (SB0340)
Election Law - Voting Rights - Ex-FelonsVetoed by the Governor (Policy)Ways and Means
3/11/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorElections (G1)
HB0992
    (SB0672)
Public and Nonpublic Schools - Student Diabetes Management ProgramIn the House - Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/13/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0996
    (SB0375)
Homestead Property Tax Credit - Application Requirement - RepealIn the House - Hearing 3/04 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/4/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Property (Q1)
HB1018Election Law - Early Voting Centers and Polling Places - Waiting Times to VoteIn the House - Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/11/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorElections (G1)
HB1047Enterprise Zone Income Tax Credit - Economically Disadvantaged Individuals - Qualified Ex-FelonsIn the House - Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/13/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB1049Voter Registration Act of 2015In the House - Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/11/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorElections (G1)
HB1051
    (SB0424)
Labor and Employment - Equal Pay for Equal WorkIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
3/10/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB1064Election Law - Audits of Election ResultsIn the House - Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/11/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorElections (G1)
HB1080 / CH0116
    (SB0576)
9-1-1 Emergency Telephone System - Multiple-Line Telephone Systems - Direct Dial (Kari's Law)Approved by the Governor - Chapter 116Health and Government Operations
3/13/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/2/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB1081Education - Orange Ribbon for Healthy School Hours - EstablishmentIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsWays and Means
3/13/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
4/1/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB1133Task Force to Study the Warrant Intercept Program for Maryland Income Tax RefundsIn the Senate - Hearing 4/07 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/17/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
4/7/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB1137
    (SB0699)
Primary Education - Prekindergarten Through Grade 2 State Assessments - Required StudyIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsWays and Means
3/19/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB1195
    (SB0877)
Fair Foreclosure Act of 2015In the House - Hearing 3/18 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
3/18/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorReal Property (N1)
HB1233
    (SB0763 / CH0050)
Tax Amnesty ProgramVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Ways and Means
3/11/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
4/1/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Miscellaneous (Q7)
HJ0002
    (SJ0002)
United States Constitution - Democracy AmendmentIn the Senate - First Reading Senate RulesRules and Executive Nominations
3/2/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
RulesCo-SponsorElections (G1)
HB0405
    (SB0374 / CH0165)
Maryland False Claims ActVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Judiciary
2/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsBy Request - OtherCivil Actions and Procedures (D3)

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December 8, 2015 2:39 P.M.