Senator Andrew A. Serafini

2016 Regular Session

District 2, Washington County

Total Bills: 81 (Primary Sponsor: 19, Co-sponsor: 49, By Request: 13)

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Number / Chapter
(Cross File / Chapter)
TitleStatusOriginal House
and Hearing Dates
Opposite House
and Hearing Dates
Sponsorship
Type
 
Broad Subject
SB0124Income Tax Relief Act of 2016In the Senate - Hearing 2/03 at 2:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/3/2016 - 2:00 p.m.
PrimaryTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0125Vehicle Emissions Inspection Program - ExemptionsIn the Senate - Hearing 2/02 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
2/2/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryVehicle Laws - Equipment and Inspections (R6)
SB0126
    (HB0008)
Task Force to Study Issues Related to the Use of Self-Driving VehiclesIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudicial Proceedings
2/2/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryVehicle Laws - Miscellaneous (R7)
SB0127
    (HB0315)
Income Tax - Elimination of the Marriage PenaltyIn the Senate - Hearing 2/03 at 2:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/3/2016 - 2:00 p.m.
PrimaryTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0128 / CH0161
    (HB0878 / CH0162)
Maryland Higher Education Commission - Religious Educational Institutions - Authority to OperateApproved by the Governor - Chapter 161Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
1/27/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
3/15/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryHigher Education (F2)
SB0374 / CH0197
    (HB0335)
Income Tax Subtraction Modification - College Savings Plans - ContributionsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 197Budget and Taxation
2/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0400Corporate Income Tax - Federal Repatriation HolidayIn the Senate - Hearing 3/02 at 3:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/2/2016 - 3:00 p.m.
PrimaryTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0415
    (HB0278)
Economic Development - Municipal Corporations - Community Revitalization and Improvement ZonesIn the Senate - Hearing 3/02 at 3:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/2/2016 - 3:00 p.m.
PrimaryLocal Government - Generally (L6)
SB0452
    (HB0025)
Health Insurance - Group Health Benefit Plans - Renewal Premium Rate Calculation StatementIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by FinanceFinance
2/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryInsurance - Health (C3)
SB0453Workgroup to Study the Optional Retirement ProgramIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsBudget and Taxation
2/25/2016 - 8:30 a.m.
Appropriations
4/5/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
SB0454Sales and Use Tax - Manufacturing Businesses - Exemption for Energy CostsIn the Senate - Hearing 2/24 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryTaxes - Sales and Use (Q4)
SB0633State Employees' Retirement Savings PlanIn the Senate - Hearing 2/25 at 8:30 a.m.Budget and Taxation
2/25/2016 - 8:30 a.m.
PrimaryState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
SB0735Income Tax - Flat TaxIn the Senate - Hearing 3/16 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0743Creation of a State Debt - Washington County - Doey's HouseIn the Senate - Hearing 3/12 at 2:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/12/2016 - 2:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
SB0744Creation of a State Debt - Washington County - The Maryland TheatreIn the Senate - Hearing 3/12 at 2:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/12/2016 - 2:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
SB0875State Retirement and Pension System - Disability Benefits StudyIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsBudget and Taxation
3/10/2016 - 8:30 a.m.
Appropriations
4/5/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
SB0876 / CH0584
    (HB0870 / CH0585)
Natural Resources - Black Fly Management and Control - Washington CountyApproved by the Governor - Chapter 584Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/8/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/30/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryNatural Resources - Generally (M1)
SB1024Income Tax - Interest Rate - Wynne CaseIn the Senate - Hearing 3/17 at 1:30 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/17/2016 - 1:30 p.m.
PrimaryTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB1121
    (HB1376)
Health Insurance - Coverage of Air Ambulance Transport ServicesIn the Senate - Hearing cancelledBudget and TaxationPrimaryInsurance - Health (C3)
SB0181
    (HB0531)
Maryland Strong Manufacturing Development ActIn the Senate - Hearing 2/10 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEconomic and Community Development (C8)
SB0196Vehicle-Miles-Traveled Tax and Associated Mandated Devices - ProhibitionIn the Senate - Hearing 2/03 at 2:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/3/2016 - 2:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Transportation (Q5)
SB0208
    (HB0312 / CH0618)
Public Safety - Renewal of Handgun Permits - FingerprintingVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Judicial Proceedings
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
3/31/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
SB0212 / CH0054
    (HB0124 / CH0055)
Health Insurance - Large Employers - Disclosure of Aggregate Incurred ClaimsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 54Finance
2/3/2016 - 2:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
3/31/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorInsurance - Health (C3)
SB0214
    (HB0769)
Public Safety - Handgun Permit - Temporary Training WaiverIn the Senate - Hearing 3/09 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
SB0229
    (HB1019)
Firearms - Handgun Qualification License - Live-Fire ComponentIn the Senate - Hearing 3/09 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
SB0247Election Law - Certificate of Candidacy as Delegate to a Presidential National Convention - Place of FilingIn the Senate - Hearing 2/04 at 3:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/4/2016 - 3:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorElections (G1)
SB0263
    (HB1409)
Payment in Lieu of Taxes - State Forests, State Parks, and Wildlife Management AreasIn the Senate - Conference Committee AppointedBudget and Taxation
2/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Environment and Transportation
3/30/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Property (Q1)
SB0267
    (HB0955)
Public Schools - Voluntary Nonsectarian Prayer at School-Sponsored Student EventsIn the Senate - Hearing 2/03 at 2:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/3/2016 - 2:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
SB0268Election Law - Qualification of Voters - Proof of IdentityIn the Senate - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/18/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorElections (G1)
SB0269Education - Public School Holidays - Veterans' DayIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/3/2016 - 2:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
SB0272 / CH0181Financial Aid - Deaf and Hearing Impaired Students - Out-of-State Institutions of Higher EducationApproved by the Governor - Chapter 181Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
SB0273Income Tax Credit - Apprenticeship and Training - Work-Based Learning ProgramIn the Senate - Hearing 2/10 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0274
    (HB0392)
Vehicle Laws - Special Registration Plates - Retired Law Enforcement OfficersIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings; WithdrawnJudicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorVehicle Laws - Licensing and Registration (R4)
SB0286Tax Overpayment - Interest on RefundsIn the Senate - Hearing 2/10 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Miscellaneous (Q7)
SB0292Tax Assessments - Appeals Procedures - Application for Revision or Claim for RefundIn the Senate - Hearing 2/10 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Miscellaneous (Q7)
SB0293
    (HB0738)
Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Military Retirement Income - Individuals at Least 65 Years OldIn the Senate - Hearing 2/10 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0341Income Tax - Limitation Based on Federal Income Tax LiabilityIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Budget and Taxation; WithdrawnBudget and TaxationCo-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0351
    (HB1271)
Sales and Use Tax - Exemption - Firearm Safety DevicesIn the Senate - Hearing 2/17 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Sales and Use (Q4)
SB0355
    (HB0431 / CH0039)
Maryland Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Program - EstablishmentVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Budget and Taxation
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorDisabled (O3)
SB0403
    (HB0369)
Handgun Permits - Universal RecognitionIn the Senate - Hearing 3/09 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
SB0416Transportation - Toll Transportation Facilities Project - Annual Pass - StudyIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationFinance
2/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTransportation - Highways (R1)
SB0503Education - Online Instructional Program for Financial LiteracyIn the Senate - Hearing 2/17 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
SB0504
    (HB1578)
Criminal Law - Sexual Offenses - Threatening to Withhold Governmental ServicesIn the Senate - Hearing 2/17 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
2/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
SB0505 / CH0394
    (HB1619)
Workers' Compensation Insurance - Premium Discount - Alcohol- and Drug-Free Workplace ProgramApproved by the Governor - Chapter 394Finance
2/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic Matters
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorInsurance - Other than Health (C4)
SB0513
    (HB0377)
Maryland No-Fault Birth Injury FundIn the Senate - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m. (Judicial Proceedings)Judicial Proceedings
2/25/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
Co-SponsorCivil Actions and Procedures (D3)
SB0529Open Meetings Act - Requirements for AgendasIn the Senate - Third Reading Passed (45-0)Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/25/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
SB0585
    (HB0723)
Transportation - Highway User Revenues - Distribution to MunicipalitiesIn the House - Hearing 3/31 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/2/2016 - 3:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/31/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTransportation - Highways (R1)
SB0593
    (HB0646)
Family Law - Child Conceived Without Consent - Termination of Parental Rights (Rape Survivor Family Protection Act)In the Senate - Favorable with Amendments Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudicial Proceedings
3/8/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorFamily Law (D4)
SB0597 / CH0223
    (HB1226 / CH0224)
Recordation and Transfer Taxes - Transfer of Controlling Interest - ExemptionsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 223Budget and Taxation
3/11/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/30/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Recordation and Transfer (Q6)
SB0620 / CH0415
    (HB1319)
Commemorative Weeks - Chesapeake Bay Awareness WeekApproved by the Governor - Chapter 415Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/4/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
4/7/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
SB0645
    (HB1110)
Chesapeake and Atlantic Coastal Bays 2010 Trust Fund - Allocation of FundsIn the Senate - Hearing 3/01 at 1:00 p.m. (Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs)Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/1/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
Co-SponsorNatural Resources - Generally (M1)
SB0646Income Tax Credit - Eligible Employers - Eligible InternshipsIn the Senate - Hearing 3/09 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0654Maryland Transportation Authority - MembershipIn the Senate - Hearing 3/16 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTransportation - Generally (R2)
SB0655Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Qualified Maryland Toll ExpensesIn the Senate - Hearing 3/09 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0659Sales and Use Tax - Rate ReductionIn the Senate - Hearing 3/16 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Sales and Use (Q4)
SB0660Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Military Retirement IncomeIn the Senate - Hearing 3/15 at 2:30 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/15/2016 - 2:30 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0674
    (HB0934)
Teachers' Retirement and Pension System - Employer Contribution for Local EmployeesIn the Senate - Hearing 2/25 at 8:30 a.m.Budget and Taxation
2/25/2016 - 8:30 a.m.
Co-SponsorState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
SB0706
    (HB1343)
Maryland Education CreditIn the House - Hearing 3/31 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/31/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0728
    (HB1143)
Income Tax Credit - New Dwellings - Automatic Fire Sprinkler SystemsIn the House - Favorable with Amendments Report by Ways and MeansBudget and Taxation
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
4/11/2016 - 9:00 a.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0737Economic Development - Rural Economic Development Program and One Maryland Tax CreditIn the Senate - Hearing 3/15 at 2:30 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/15/2016 - 2:30 p.m.
Co-SponsorEconomic and Community Development (C8)
SB0738Economic Development - Maryland Economic Development Program and One Maryland Tax CreditIn the Senate - Hearing 3/15 at 2:30 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/15/2016 - 2:30 p.m.
Co-SponsorEconomic and Community Development (C8)
SB0749
    (HB0603)
Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection ActIn the Senate - Hearing 3/16 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
SB0970
    (HB1367)
Drugged Driving - Oral Fluid Tests - Pilot ProgramIn the Senate - Hearing 3/16 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
3/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorVehicle Laws - Drunk Driving (R3)
SB1107
    (HB1554)
Biotechnology Investment Tax Credit - Qualified Maryland Biotechnology Company - DefinitionIn the House - Favorable Report by Ways and MeansBudget and Taxation
3/17/2016 - 1:30 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB1108
    (HB0300)
Video Lottery Terminals - Disposition of Unclaimed WinningsIn the House - Favorable Report by Ways and MeansBudget and Taxation
3/17/2016 - 1:30 p.m.
Ways and Means
4/11/2016 - 9:00 a.m.
Co-SponsorGaming (C7)
SB1143 / CH0606Neshante and Chloe Davis Domestic Violence Prevention Task ForceApproved by the Governor - Chapter 606Judicial Proceedings
3/22/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
JudiciaryCo-SponsorFamily Law (D4)
SB1166
    (HB0227)
Income Tax Subtraction Modification - Retirement Income of Law Enforcement, Fire, Rescue, and Emergency Services PersonnelIn the Senate - Hearing 3/23 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SJ0004
    (HJ0003)
United States Constitution - Amendments Convention - Limitations on Federal PowerIn the Senate - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/18/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - General Assembly (P5)
SB0375
    (HB0449)
Relief From Budget MandatesIn the Senate - Hearing 2/24 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationOperating Budget (B1)
SB0376 / CH0144
    (HB0464)
Pathways in Technology Early College High (P-TECH) Schools Act of 2016Approved by the Governor - Chapter 144Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/2/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
Ways and Means
4/9/2016 - 9:30 a.m.
Appropriations
By Request - AdministrationPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
SB0380
    (HB0458)
General Assembly and Congressional Legislative Redistricting and Apportionment CommissionIn the Senate - Hearing 3/03 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/3/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationState Government - Regulations and Procedures (P3)
SB0381 / CH0146
    (HB0460)
Housing and Community Development - Community Development Administration - Student and Residential Mortgage LoansApproved by the Governor - Chapter 146Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/1/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
Environment and Transportation
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
By Request - AdministrationEconomic and Community Development (C8)
SB0382
    (HB0456)
Prescription Drug Monitoring Program - RevisionsIn the Senate - Hearing 2/24 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationPublic Health (J1)
SB0383
    (HB0462 / CH0010)
State Transfer Tax - Distribution of RevenueIn the Senate - Hearing 2/24 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationNatural Resources - Generally (M1)
SB0384
    (HB0452)
Income Tax - Earned Income Credit - RefundabilityIn the Senate - Hearing 2/24 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0385
    (HB0457)
Corporations and Associations - Filing Fees - ReductionsIn the Senate - Hearing 2/24 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationCorporations and Associations (C1)
SB0386
    (HB0450)
Tax Credits - Manufacturing Empowerment ZonesIn the Senate - Hearing 2/24 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationEconomic and Community Development (C8)
SB0387
    (HB0455)
Income Tax Exemption Amount - Elderly IndividualsIn the Senate - Hearing 2/24 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0388
    (HB0461)
Crimes - Criminal Gangs - Prohibitions and FundingIn the Senate - Hearing 2/17 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
2/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
SB0389
    (HB0459 / CH0316)
Birth and Death Certificates - Fee ReductionIn the House - Hearing 4/09 at 9:30 a.m.Budget and Taxation
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
4/9/2016 - 9:30 a.m.
Appropriations
By Request - AdministrationBusiness Regulation and Occupations (C2)
SB1104 / CH0525
    (HB1624 / CH0526)
Transportation - Highways - Heroes HighwayApproved by the Governor - Chapter 525Finance
3/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/31/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - CommitteeTransportation - Highways (R1)

Denotes enacted legislation

September 23, 2016 2:09 P.M.