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Delegate Benjamin F. Kramer

2018 Regular Session

District 19, Montgomery County

Total Bills: 82 (Primary Sponsor: 20, Co-sponsor: 61, By Request: 1)

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Number / Chapter
(Cross File / Chapter)
TitleStatusOriginal House
and Hearing Dates
Opposite House
and Hearing Dates
Sponsorship
Type
 
Broad Subject
HB0732
    (SB0675 / CH0236)
Humane Adoption of Companion Animals Used in Research Act of 2018In the House - Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.Appropriations
3/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryAgriculture (M4)
HB0791
    (SB0748)
Interception of Communication - Financial InstitutionsIn the Senate - Third Reading Passed with Amendments (44-0)Economic Matters
2/14/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryFinancial Institutions (I1)
HB0860Income Tax Credit - Individuals Working in STEM Fields - Student Loan PaymentsIn the House - Hearing 3/08 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0861Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Facilities - Sex OffendersIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/20/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryHealth Care Facilities and Regulation (J3)
HB0862Transportation - Ignition Interlock Devices - DefinitionIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudiciary
2/14/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
3/14/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryVehicle Laws - Drunk Driving (R3)
HB0873
    (SB0659 / CH0720)
Corporations – Transfer of Assets and Exchange of Shares of StockIn the Senate - Rereferred to Judicial ProceedingsEconomic Matters
2/21/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsPrimaryCorporations and Associations (C1)
HB0939Regional Carbon Cost Collection InitiativeIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/5/2018 - 2:00 p.m.
PrimaryEnvironment (M3)
HB0945Long–Term Care Insurance – Premium Rate Increases – Restriction (Equity in Long–Term Care Insurance Premiums Act)In the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; WithdrawnHealth and Government Operations
3/1/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryInsurance - Other than Health (C4)
HB0946 / CH0508Long-Term Care Insurance - Contingent Benefit Upon LapseApproved by the Governor - Chapter 508Health and Government Operations
3/1/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/9/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryInsurance - Other than Health (C4)
HB0979 / CH0197Property and Casualty Insurance - Travel Insurance - RegulationApproved by the Governor - Chapter 197Economic Matters
2/22/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryInsurance - Other than Health (C4)
HB0983Long-Term Care Insurance - Limitation on Renewal Premium Rate IncreasesIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; WithdrawnHealth and Government Operations
3/1/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryInsurance - Other than Health (C4)
HB1055State Finance and Procurement - Chesapeake Bay Watershed States - Expenses and Contracts (Quit Polluting My Bay Act of 2018)In the House - Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
2/23/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Government - Procurement (P2)
HB1080Consumer Protection - Cleaning Product Right-to-Know ActIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/21/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryCommercial Law - Consumer Protection (I3)
HB1095
    (SB0865)
Corporations - Maryland General Corporation Law - Miscellaneous ProvisionsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/21/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryCorporations and Associations (C1)
HB1100
    (SB0893)
Corporations and Associations - Corporate Records and Electronic TransmissionsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/21/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryCorporations and Associations (C1)
HB1119Hate Crimes - Civil RemedyIn the House - Hearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
2/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB1285Consumer Protection - Consumer Reporting Agencies - Security Freezes - Call CenterIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryCommercial Law - Consumer Protection (I3)
HB1316 / CH0025Task Force to Study State Alcohol Regulation, Enforcement, Safety, and Public HealthEnacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 25Economic Matters
2/23/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/23/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryAlcoholic Beverages - Statewide Bills (A1)
HB1506 / CH0794Office of the Attorney General - Securities Commissioner - Asset Recovery for Exploited SeniorsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 794Economic Matters
2/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
3/21/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryCommercial Law - Consumer Protection (I3)
HB1662 / CH0237Business Regulation – Retail Pet StoresApproved by the Governor - Chapter 237Economic Matters
3/12/2018 - 2:00 p.m.
Finance
3/29/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryBusiness Regulation and Occupations (C2)
HB0001 / CH0004
    (SB0002 / CH0003)
Family Law - Child Conceived Without Consent - Termination of Parental Rights (Rape Survivor Family Protection Act)Approved by the Governor - Chapter 4Judiciary
1/18/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorFamily Law (D4)
HB0122
    (SB0938)
Criminal Procedure - Sentencing Guidelines - Previously Adjudicated DelinquentIn the House - Recommitted to Judiciary (Delegate Vallario)Judiciary
1/23/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB0152
    (SB1048 / CH0019)
Secure and Accessible Registration ActIn the House - Hearing 2/06 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorElections (G1)
HB0205 / CH0589Workers' Compensation - Permanent Partial Disability - State Correctional OfficersApproved by the Governor - Chapter 589Economic Matters
2/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorWorkers' Compensation (K1)
HB0230 / CH0768
    (SB0290 / CH0008)
Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative - Withdrawal - Legislative Approval Required (Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative Extension Act)Approved by the Governor - Chapter 768Economic Matters
2/1/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorEnvironment (M3)
HB0287 / CH0306
    (SB0461 / CH0305)
Selling or Providing Alcoholic Beverages to Individuals With Intellectual Disabilities and Others – Repeal of ProhibitionApproved by the Governor - Chapter 306Economic Matters
2/23/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorAlcoholic Beverages - Statewide Bills (A1)
HB0296 / CH0581Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Retirement Income of Correctional OfficersApproved by the Governor - Chapter 581Ways and Means
2/7/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0301 / CH0362
    (SB0270 / CH0363)
Courts - Evidence of Sexually Assaultive Behavior - Admissibility (Repeat Sexual Predator Prevention Act of 2018)Approved by the Governor - Chapter 362Judiciary
1/30/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB0302 / CH0613Income Tax Credit – Wineries and Vineyards – Procedures to Claim Credit and Sunset ExtensionApproved by the Governor - Chapter 613Ways and Means
2/7/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0303Housing and Community Development - Neighborhood and Community Assistance Program Tax Credit - Maximum ContributionsIn the House - Hearing 2/07 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/7/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEconomic and Community Development (C8)
HB0307General Assembly - Special Election to Fill a Vacancy in OfficeIn the House - Hearing 2/06 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - General Assembly (P5)
HB0308 / CH0021
    (SB0646 / CH0015)
Maryland Estate Tax - Unified CreditEnacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 21Ways and Means
2/7/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/21/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Miscellaneous (Q7)
HB0312 / CH0619Criminal Law – School Bus Driver and Public Transportation Worker – Obstructing, Hindering, or Interfering WithApproved by the Governor - Chapter 619Judiciary
1/30/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
4/3/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0315 / CH0560State Department of Education - Breakfast and Lunch Programs - Funding (Maryland Cares for Kids Act)Approved by the Governor - Chapter 560Ways and Means
2/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0365 / CH0574
    (SB0184 / CH0575)
Income Tax - Personal Exemptions - AlterationApproved by the Governor - Chapter 574Ways and Means
2/7/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/20/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0370 / CH0353
    (SB0279 / CH0354)
Metro Board Member ActApproved by the Governor - Chapter 353Environment and Transportation
2/15/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/3/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTransportation - Generally (R2)
HB0372 / CH0352
    (SB0277 / CH0351)
Maryland Metro/Transit Funding ActApproved by the Governor - Chapter 352Appropriations
2/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
Budget and Taxation
3/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTransportation - Generally (R2)
HB0474 / CH0260
    (SB1014 / CH0261)
Estates and Trusts - Breach of Trust Action - Limitation PeriodApproved by the Governor - Chapter 260Health and Government Operations
2/14/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorEstates and Trusts (N2)
HB0539
    (SB0791)
General Provisions - Commemorative Days - Missing Children DayIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government OperationsHealth and Government Operations
3/14/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
HB0568 / CH0381Education - Student Data GovernanceApproved by the Governor - Chapter 381Ways and Means
2/22/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/21/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0642Education - Dual Language Immersion Program - AuthorizationIn the House - Hearing 2/16 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/16/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEducation - Miscellaneous (F5)
HB0664
    (SB0543)
Labor and Employment - Payment of the Minimum Wage Required (Fight for Fifteen)In the House - Hearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB0667
    (SB0408)
Education - Community Colleges - Collective BargainingIn the House - Hearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m.Appropriations
2/20/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB0679 / CH0035County Boards of Education - Length of School Year - AdjustmentsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 35Ways and Means
2/22/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0683Criminal Law - Assault of Public Transportation Operator - PenaltiesIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/20/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0711Driving While Impaired by Alcohol - Transporting a Minor - PenaltiesIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/14/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorVehicle Laws - Drunk Driving (R3)
HB0712Natural Resources - Wildlife Trafficking PreventionIn the House - Hearing 2/14 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
2/14/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHunting and Fishing (M2)
HB0787 / CH0827
    (SB0629 / CH0828)
Correctional Facilities - Pregnant Inmates - Medical CareEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 827Judiciary
2/15/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB0797 / CH0254
    (SB0598 / CH0255)
Correctional Services - Inmates - Menstrual Hygiene ProductsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 254Judiciary
2/15/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB0819 / CH0253
    (SB0741)
Public Safety – Handgun Permit Review Board – AppealsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 253Judiciary
3/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB0880
    (SB0793)
Health Insurance - Lyme Disease and Related Tick-Borne Illnesses - Long-Term Antibiotic TreatmentIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; WithdrawnHealth and Government Operations
2/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorInsurance - Health (C3)
HB0888
    (SB0707 / CH0252)
Criminal Law – Firearm Crimes – Rapid Fire Trigger ActivatorVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Judiciary
2/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB0909
    (SB0862)
Maryland No-Fault Birth Injury FundIn the House - Hearing 3/09 at 1:00 p.m. (Health and Government Operations and Judiciary)Health and Government Operations
3/9/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
Co-SponsorCivil Actions and Procedures (D3)
HB0934
    (SB0557)
Public Utilities - Electric Generating Systems - Net Metering and Community Solar EnergyIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/5/2018 - 2:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorUtility Regulation (C5)
HB0943Telephone Companies - Unpublished Telephone Number - One-Time ChargeIn the Senate - Hearing 3/28 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/22/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorUtility Regulation (C5)
HB0953
    (SB0456)
Tobacco Products - Minimum Age and Civil FinesIn the House - Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m. (Economic Matters)Economic Matters
2/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0987Vehicle Laws - Security Lapses - Notice to Maryland Automobile Insurance FundIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
2/22/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorVehicle Laws - Miscellaneous (R7)
HB1134
    (SB0800)
Criminal Law – Unnatural or Perverted Sexual Practices – Sexual Activity With an AnimalIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudiciary
2/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB1154Teachers and Teacher Preparation Programs - Bilingual Certification and InstructionIn the House - Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/23/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB1167
    (SB1011)
Protect Maryland Health Care Act of 2018In the House - Hearing 2/22 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
2/22/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorInsurance - Health (C3)
HB1194
    (SB1023)
Health – Drug Cost CommissionIn the Senate - Favorable Report by FinanceHealth and Government Operations
3/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/9/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
HB1206Department of Information Technology - Remote Access Information Program - EstablishmentIn the House - Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
2/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
HB1232Purse Dedication Account - Maryland Horse Industry Fund - Retired RacehorsesIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means; WithdrawnWays and Means
2/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorGaming (C7)
HB1234 / CH0403
    (SB0618)
Career Youth and Public Sector Apprenticeship ActApproved by the Governor - Chapter 403Ways and Means
3/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Finance
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB1243Prevailing Wage Rates - Public Work Contracts - Suits by EmployeesVetoed by the Governor (Policy)Economic Matters
2/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/4/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Procurement (P2)
HB1283 / CH0450Health Insurance - Prescription Contraceptives - Coverage for Single DispensingApproved by the Governor - Chapter 450Health and Government Operations
3/1/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorInsurance - Health (C3)
HB1298
    (SB1178)
General Provisions - Commemorative Months - Maryland Sportsmanship MonthIn the House - Hearing 3/14 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
3/14/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
HB1342 / CH0525
    (SB1138)
State Government – Discrimination and HarassmentApproved by the Governor - Chapter 525Rules and Executive Nominations
3/5/2018 - 3:00 p.m.
Rules
3/30/2018 - 12:30 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - General Assembly (P5)
HB1400 / CH0307State Employee and Retiree Health and Welfare Benefits Program – Employees of Qualifying OrganizationsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 307Appropriations
3/1/2018 - 1:15 p.m.
Finance
4/4/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Personnel (P4)
HB1403Motor Vehicles – Failure to Use Seat Belts – PenaltiesIn the Senate - Hearing 4/03 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
3/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
4/3/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorVehicle Laws - Equipment and Inspections (R6)
HB1453
    (SB0732)
Clean Energy Jobs Act of 2018In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
3/5/2018 - 2:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorUtility Regulation (C5)
HB1461Criminal Procedure – Immigration – Supporting All Families Everywhere (SAFE Act)In the House - Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB1481 / CH0680
    (SB0648 / CH0681)
Real Property - New Home Sales - Information on Energy-Efficient OptionsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 680Environment and Transportation
3/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorReal Property (N1)
HB1483 / CH0287Duties of a Guardian of the Person - VisitationApproved by the Governor - Chapter 287Health and Government Operations
2/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
3/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEstates and Trusts (N2)
HB1516
    (SB1002)
Public Health - Healthy Maryland Program - Establishment (Healthy Maryland Act of 2018)In the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; WithdrawnHealth and Government Operations
3/5/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
HB1558 / CH0461Pharmacists - Dispensing of Prescription Drugs - Single Dispensing of Dosage UnitsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 461Health and Government Operations
3/7/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/29/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHealth Occupations (J2)
HB1596 / CH0738
    (SB1010 / CH0739)
Disclosing Sexual Harassment in the Workplace Act of 2018Approved by the Governor - Chapter 738Economic Matters
2/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/29/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB1646 / CH0251
    (SB1036)
Criminal Procedure - Firearms - TransferApproved by the Governor - Chapter 251Judiciary
3/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB1689
    (SB0685)
Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Melvin J. Berman Hebrew AcademyIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/12/2018 - 10:30 a.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB1697
    (SB1122 / CH0357)
Education - Commercial Gaming Revenues - Constitutional AmendmentIn the Senate - Second Reading PassedAppropriations
3/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
Budget and TaxationCo-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HJ0011
    (SJ0007)
United States Constitution - Amendments Convention - Democracy AmendmentIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsRules and Executive Nominations
3/5/2018 - 3:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorElections (G1)
HB0989
    (SB0877 / CH0350)
Promoting ext-Raordinary Innovation in Maryland's Economy (PRIME Act)In the House - Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationEconomic and Community Development (C8)

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