Delegate Benjamin F. Kramer

2014 Regular Session

District 19, Montgomery County

Total Bills: 84 (Primary Sponsor: 23, Co-sponsor: 57, By Request: 4)

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Number / Chapter
(Cross File / Chapter)
TitleStatusOriginal House
and Hearing Dates
Opposite House
and Hearing Dates
Sponsorship
Type
 
Broad Subject
HB0523Criminal Law - Dangerous Dogs - PenaltiesIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/20/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0563Civil Actions - Personal Injury or Death Caused by DogIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/20/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryCivil Actions and Procedures (D3)
HB0578Division of Correction - Revocation of Diminution Credits - Telecommunication DevicesIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/18/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryPublic Safety (E4)
HB0579 / CH0411Commissioner of Labor and Industry - Authority - Enforcement of Local Minimum Wage LawsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 411Economic Matters
2/11/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/27/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB0580Consumer Protection - Sales of Tires - Limitations and Required NoticeIn the House - Hearing 2/12 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/12/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryCommercial Law - Consumer Protection (I3)
HB0581
    (SB0457)
Property Tax Assessment Appeal Board - Member - SalaryIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means; WithdrawnWays and Means PrimaryTaxes - Property (Q1)
HB0604Motor Vehicles - Wearable Computer With Head-Mounted Display - ProhibitedIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental MattersEnvironmental Matters
2/14/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryVehicle Laws - Rules of the Road (R5)
HB0664Rental Units, Condominiums, and Homeowners Associations - Smoking RestrictionsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental MattersEnvironmental Matters
2/20/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryReal Property (N1)
HB0665
    (SB0659 / CH0185)
Crimes Relating to Animals - Surgery on Dogs - PenaltiesVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Judiciary
2/20/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings PrimaryCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0666
    (SB0640)
Motor Vehicles - Checkpoints - Prohibition on Targeting MotorcyclesIn the House - Hearing 2/14 at 1:00 p.m.Environmental Matters
2/14/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryVehicle Laws - Equipment and Inspections (R6)
HB0667 / CH0187
    (SB0660 / CH0186)
Crimes Relating to Animals - Unauthorized Surgical Devocalization of Cat or Dog - PenaltiesApproved by the Governor - Chapter 187Judiciary
2/20/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings PrimaryCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0723 / CH0421Money Transmission - Protection From Financial Abuse, Financial Exploitation, and Fraud - RequirementsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 421Economic Matters
2/19/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryFinancial Institutions (I1)
HB0724
    (SB0435)
Civil Actions - Damages for Crimes Against Vulnerable or Elderly Adults - StandingIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/19/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryCivil Actions and Procedures (D3)
HB0899
    (SB0983)
Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Second Chance Wildlife CenterIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/10/2014 - 10:30 a.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0900
    (SB0663)
Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Homecrest HouseIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/10/2014 - 10:30 a.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0909Procurement - Purchasing Products Containing Chicken Processed in China - Prohibition on Use of State FundsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government OperationsHealth and Government Operations
2/19/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Government - Procurement (P2)
HB0916 / CH0551
    (SB0713 / CH0550)
Corporations and Real Estate Investment Trusts - Miscellaneous ProvisionsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 551Economic Matters
2/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings PrimaryCorporations and Associations (C1)
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.
PrimaryTransportation - Generally (R2)
HB0938Health - General - Poultry Processed in the People's Republic of China - Notice RequirementsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; WithdrawnHealth and Government Operations
3/11/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryPublic Health (J1)
HB0998
    (SB0647)
Public Higher Education - Use of Funds - ProhibitionIn the House - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.Appropriations
3/6/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryHigher Education (F2)
HB1072Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Facilities - Sex OffendersIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government OperationsHealth and Government Operations
3/4/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryHealth Care Facilities and Regulation (J3)
HB1165 / CH0349
    (SB0875 / CH0348)
Jane E. Lawton Conservation Loan ProgramApproved by the Governor - Chapter 349Economic Matters
2/27/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
HB1347
    (SB0862)
Animal Welfare - Research Facilities - Dogs and CatsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental MattersEnvironmental Matters
2/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryAgriculture (M4)
HB0073 / CH0049
    (SB0247 / CH0048)
Civil Actions - Personal Injury or Death Caused by Dog - Rebuttable PresumptionApproved by the Governor - Chapter 49Judiciary
1/23/2014 - 2:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings Co-SponsorCivil Actions and Procedures (D3)
HB0168 / CH0588Department of Labor, Licensing, and Regulation - Boards, Commissions, and Councils - Member RemovalApproved by the Governor - Chapter 588Economic Matters
1/28/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/19/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
Co-SponsorBusiness Regulation and Occupations (C2)
HB0185
    (SB0683)
Crimes - Committing a Crime of Violence in the Presence of a Minor - PenaltiesIn the Senate - First Reading Judicial ProceedingsJudiciary
2/21/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings Co-SponsorCriminal 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)
HB0208 / CH0518
    (SB0546 / CH0517)
Alcoholic Beverages - Refillable Containers - Permits and LabelsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 518Economic Matters
2/17/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Co-SponsorAlcoholic Beverages - Statewide Bills (A1)
HB0411
    (SB0494)
Workers' Compensation - Heart Disease and Hypertension Presumption - State Correctional OfficersIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/18/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorWorkers' Compensation (K1)
HB0422
    (SB0991)
Dogs - Discrimination Based on Breed, Type, or Heritage - ProhibitedIn the Senate - Favorable with Amendments Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudiciary
2/20/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
4/1/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCounties - Local Laws (L2)
HB0439
    (SB0538)
Courts - Jury Service - ExcusalIn the Senate - First Reading Judicial ProceedingsJudiciary
2/12/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings Co-SponsorCourts and Court Personnel - Statewide (D1)
HB0440 / CH0268
    (SB0058 / CH0267)
Education - School Vehicles - Authorized RidersApproved by the Governor - Chapter 268Environmental Matters
2/11/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0447
    (SB0343)
Wireless Landline Telephone Service - Prohibition and StudyIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
2/6/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorUtility Regulation (C5)
HB0477
    (SB0173)
Vehicle Laws - Protective Headgear Requirement for Motorcycle Riders - ExceptionIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental MattersEnvironmental Matters
2/11/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorVehicle Laws - Rules of the Road (R5)
HB0495
    (SB0352)
Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Melvin J. Berman Hebrew AcademyIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Appropriations; WithdrawnAppropriations Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0496
    (SB0258)
Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Ann L. Bronfman CenterIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/10/2014 - 10:30 a.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0554
    (SB0625)
Commission on Tax Policy, Reform, and FairnessIn the Senate - Rereferred to Budget and TaxationWays and Means
2/14/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation Co-SponsorTaxes - Miscellaneous (Q7)
HB0574
    (SB0487)
Motor Vehicle Liability Insurance - Replacement Parts for Damaged Motor VehiclesIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/21/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorInsurance - Other than Health (C4)
HB0614
    (SB0816)
Correctional Services - Transfers of Inmates - InformationIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/18/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB0622Criminal Law - First Degree Assault - StrangulationIn the House - Hearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
2/21/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0623Public Safety - Criminal Justice Information System - Integration With Maryland Automated Firearms SystemIn the House - Hearing 3/04 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/4/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB0655State Retirement and Pension System - Member Contribution Rate - ReductionIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
2/18/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
HB0706
    (SB0984)
Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Silver Spring Learning Center ExpansionIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/10/2014 - 10:30 a.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0710
    (SB0483 / CH0510)
Labor and Employment - Nursing Homes and Health Care Facilities - Workplace Safety Assessment and Safety ProgramVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Economic Matters
2/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/26/2014 - 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)
HB0729
    (SB0979)
County and Municipal Street Lighting Investment ActIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/20/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorLocal Government - Generally (L6)
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)
HB0744
    (SB1073)
Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - F. Scott Fitzgerald Theater ADA Parking and Access ImprovementsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/8/2014 - 11:00 a.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0745
    (SB0958)
Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Rockville Science CenterIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/8/2014 - 11:00 a.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0747
    (SB0734)
Renewable Energy Portfolio Standard - Qualifying BiomassIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/20/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorUtility Regulation (C5)
HB0754Dedicated State Funds Protection ActIn the House - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.Appropriations
3/6/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorOperating Budget (B1)
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)
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)
HB0860Natural Resources - Baiting Deer - RestrictionsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters; WithdrawnEnvironmental Matters
2/19/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHunting and Fishing (M2)
HB0861
    (SB0259 / CH0287)
Agriculture - Easements - Renewable Energy Generation FacilitiesVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Environmental Matters
2/19/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic Matters
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Co-SponsorAgriculture (M4)
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)
HB0924
    (SB0950)
Consumer Protection - Monitoring Consumer Behavior and Shopping Habits - Required NoticeIn the Senate - Hearing 3/27 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/21/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/27/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCommercial Law - Consumer Protection (I3)
HB0935
    (SB0505)
Task Force on Family Caregiving and Long-Term SupportsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government OperationsHealth and Government Operations
2/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHuman Relations (D5)
HB0962State Correctional Facilities - Correctional Officers - Polygraph ExaminationIn the Senate - Hearing 4/02 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
2/27/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/2/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB0981
    (SB0842)
Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Olney Theatre CenterIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/8/2014 - 11:00 a.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0983
    (SB0563)
Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Strathmore Hall Addition and Mansion RepairsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/8/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB1026 / CH0334
    (SB0737 / CH0333)
Labor and Employment - Unpaid Parental Leave - Birth or Adoption of a ChildApproved by the Governor - Chapter 334Economic Matters
2/28/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
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)
HB1117
    (SB0675)
Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - MdBio STEM Education Equipment ProjectIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/8/2014 - 11:00 a.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB1124 / CH0199Criminal Law - Possession of Dangerous or Wild AnimalsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 199Environmental Matters
2/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB1192
    (SB0786)
Electricity - Community Renewable Energy Generating System - Pilot ProgramIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/6/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorUtility Regulation (C5)
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)
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)
HB1242
    (SB0419 / CH0498)
Libraries - Maryland Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped - FundingIn the Senate - Second Reading PassedWays and Means
3/5/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation Co-SponsorEducation - Miscellaneous (F5)
HB1265
    (SB0212 / CH0474)
Fairness for All Marylanders Act of 2014In the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; WithdrawnHealth and Government Operations
3/5/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHuman Relations (D5)
HB1266
    (SB0890)
Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Minimum Wage ReimbursementIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; WithdrawnHealth and Government Operations
3/10/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
HB1288Vehicle Laws - Speed Monitoring Systems - Quarterly AuditsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental MattersEnvironmental Matters
2/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorVehicle Laws - Rules of the Road (R5)
HB1291Clean Indoor Air Act - Use of Electronic Smoking Devices - ProhibitionIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/5/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
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)
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)
HB1326
    (SB0754)
Public-Private Partnerships - Disclosure of Involvement in Deportations - RequirementIn the House - Hearing 3/10 at 2:00 p.m. (Ways and Means)Ways and Means
3/10/2014 - 2:00 p.m.
Environmental Matters
Co-SponsorState Government - Procurement (P2)
HB1478
    (SB0917)
Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Melvin J. Berman Hebrew AcademyIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/10/2014 - 10:30 a.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB1521Income Tax Checkoff - Maryland Veterans Trust FundIn the House - Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/13/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB1532
    (SB1094)
Capital Grant Program for Public School Systems With Significant Enrollment GrowthIn the House - Hearing 3/25 at 1:00 p.m.Appropriations
3/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCapital Budget (B5)
HB0295 / CH0262
    (SB0331)
Maryland Minimum Wage Act of 2014Approved by the Governor - Chapter 262Economic Matters
2/11/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
By Request - AdministrationPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
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)
HB0306 / CH0116
    (SB0337 / CH0115)
Crimes - Committing a Crime of Violence in the Presence of a Minor - PenaltiesApproved by the Governor - Chapter 116Judiciary
2/21/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings By Request - AdministrationCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
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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