Senator Andrew A. Serafini

2017 Regular Session

District 2, Washington County

Total Bills: 79 (Primary Sponsor: 13, Co-sponsor: 49, By Request: 17)

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(Cross File / Chapter)
TitleStatusOriginal House
and Hearing Dates
Opposite House
and Hearing Dates
Sponsorship
Type
 
Broad Subject
SB0133Income Tax - Flat TaxIn the Senate - Hearing 2/01 at 2:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/1/2017 - 2:00 p.m.
PrimaryTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0134Income Tax - RatesIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Budget and Taxation; WithdrawnBudget and TaxationPrimaryTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0203Credit Regulation - Mortgage Brokers - Finder's FeeIn the Senate - Hearing 1/31 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
1/31/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryCommercial Law - Credit Regulation (I2)
SB0205Corporate Income Tax - Federal Repatriation HolidayIn the Senate - Hearing 2/08 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0355 / CH0388
    (HB0414)
Gas Companies - Rate Regulation - Environmental Remediation CostsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 388Finance
2/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersPrimaryUtility Regulation (C5)
SB0356Workgroup to Study the Optional Retirement ProgramIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsBudget and Taxation
2/2/2017 - 9:00 a.m.
Appropriations
3/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
SB0485 / CH0322
    (HB0197)
Education - Remote Classroom Technology Grant Program - Establishment (Peyton's Bill)Approved by the Governor - Chapter 322Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/15/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
SB0486
    (HB1072)
State Employees and Teachers - Cash Balance PlanIn the Senate - Hearing 2/16 at 9:00 a.m.Budget and Taxation
2/16/2017 - 9:00 a.m.
PrimaryState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
SB0618Education - Achievement School District - EstablishmentIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
SB0838
    (HB1078)
Creation of a State Debt - Washington County - Hagerstown Urban Improvement ProjectIn the Senate - Hearing 3/13 at 10:00 a.m.Budget and Taxation
3/13/2017 - 10:00 a.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
SB0839Workgroup on Categories for Funding Priorities in the Annual State BudgetIn the House - Rereferred to Economic MattersBudget and Taxation
3/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersPrimaryOperating Budget (B1)
SB0924 / CH0479Commissioner of Financial Regulation and State Collection Agency Licensing Board - Surety Bond Requirements for Licensees and RegistrantsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 479Finance
3/14/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic Matters
3/29/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryBusiness Regulation and Occupations (C2)
SB1038
    (HB1259)
Natalie M. LaPrade Medical Cannabis Commission - Medical Cannabis Grower LicensesIn the Senate - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
3/2/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryPublic Health (J1)
SB0003
    (HB0544)
Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Military Retirement IncomeIn the Senate - Hearing 1/18 at 2:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
1/18/2017 - 2:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0117 / CH0691
    (HB1587)
Community Colleges - Out-of-State Fee - Waiver for Border State ResidentsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 691Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/1/2017 - 2:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
SB0226 / CH0476
    (HB0373 / CH0475)
Biotechnology Investment Tax Credit - Qualified Maryland Biotechnology Company - DefinitionApproved by the Governor - Chapter 476Budget and Taxation
2/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/22/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0227Gaming - Video Lottery Operation Licensees - Confiscation of Fake IdentificationIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Budget and TaxationBudget and Taxation
2/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorGaming (C7)
SB0228 / CH0452Video Lottery Terminals - Disposition of Unclaimed WinningsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 452Budget and Taxation
2/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/22/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorGaming (C7)
SB0236
    (HB1042)
Income Tax - Personal Exemptions - Inflation AdjustmentIn the Senate - Hearing 2/08 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0237
    (HB1041)
Income Tax - Standard Deduction - Inflation AdjustmentIn the Senate - Hearing 2/08 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0238Income Tax Subtraction Modification - Retirement Income (Fairness in Taxation for Retirees Act)In the Senate - Hearing 2/08 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0245Public Safety - Permit to Carry, Wear, or Transport a Handgun - QualificationsIn the Senate - Hearing 3/08 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
3/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
SB0259Election Laws - Loans to a Campaign Finance EntityIn the Senate - Hearing 2/09 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/9/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorElections (G1)
SB0260Tax Overpayment - Interest on RefundsIn the House - Hearing 4/05 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/15/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
4/5/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Miscellaneous (Q7)
SB0273 / CH0692State Forest, State Park, and Wildlife Management Area Revenue Equity ProgramApproved by the Governor - Chapter 692Budget and Taxation
2/15/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Environment and Transportation
3/29/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Property (Q1)
SB0295
    (HB1389)
Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Military Retirement Income - Individuals at Least 65 Years OldIn the House - Hearing 3/29 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/29/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0343 / CH0368
    (HB0384 / CH0369)
Bay Restoration Fund - Eligible Costs - ExpansionApproved by the Governor - Chapter 368Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/22/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEnvironment (M3)
SB0361
    (HB0287 / CH0665)
Hunger-Free Schools Act of 2017Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Budget and Taxation
2/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Ways and Means
3/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
SB0364
    (HB1007)
One Maryland Economic Development Tax Credits - Business Incubators, Enterprise Zones, and Regional Institution Strategic Enterprise ZonesIn the House - Hearing 4/05 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/22/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
4/5/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEconomic and Community Development (C8)
SB0367 / CH0231
    (HB1155)
Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Mortgage Forgiveness Debt ReliefApproved by the Governor - Chapter 231Budget and Taxation
2/22/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/22/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0416 / CH0232
    (HB0472 / CH0233)
Income Tax Credit - Qualified Farms - Food Donation Pilot ProgramApproved by the Governor - Chapter 232Budget and Taxation
2/15/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/22/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0424 / CH0763
    (HB0967)
The Textbook Cost Savings Act of 2017Approved by the Governor - Chapter 763Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
3/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
SB0434
    (HB0556 / CH0420)
Higher Education - St. Mary's College of Maryland - FundingIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsBudget and Taxation
2/22/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Rules and Executive NominationsCo-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
SB0435 / CH0422
    (HB0561 / CH0421)
Higher Education - St. Mary's College of Maryland - Governing AuthorityApproved by the Governor - Chapter 422Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
3/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
SB0441 / CH0416Veterans Affairs - Maryland Veterans Service Animal Program - EstablishmentApproved by the Governor - Chapter 416Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/16/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
3/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorSocial Services - Generally (O1)
SB0452 / CH0731
    (HB0461)
Education - Accountability Program - Assessments (More Learning, Less Testing Act of 2017)Approved by the Governor - Chapter 731Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/15/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
SB0465 / CH0629
    (HB1517)
Maryland Nonprofit Development Center Program and Fund - Bridge LoansApproved by the Governor - Chapter 629Finance
2/14/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersCo-SponsorEconomic and Community Development (C8)
SB0474
    (HB0541)
Cigarette Restitution Fund - Establishment of Behavioral Health Treatment Account and Funding for Substance Use Treatment ServicesIn the Senate - Hearing 3/01 at 2:30 p.m. (Budget and Taxation)Budget and Taxation
3/1/2017 - 2:30 p.m.
Finance
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
SB0475
    (HB0984)
Developmental Disabilities Administration - Crisis Resolution and Crisis Prevention Services - Funding and ReportingIn the Senate - Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
2/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
SB0476
    (HB0580)
Behavioral Health Community Providers - Keep the Door Open ActIn the House - Hearing 3/28 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
2/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
Health and Government Operations
3/28/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
SB0478
    (HB1064)
State Retirement and Pension System - Guaranteed Retirement Income Plan and Retirement Savings PlanIn the Senate - Hearing 2/16 at 9:00 a.m.Budget and Taxation
2/16/2017 - 9:00 a.m.
Co-SponsorState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
SB0490Labor and Employment - Labor Organizations - Right to Work ActIn the Senate - Hearing 2/22 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
2/22/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
SB0511
    (HB0663)
Public Safety - Permit to Carry, Wear, or Transport a Handgun - QualificationsIn the Senate - Hearing 3/08 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
3/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
SB0521 / CH0330Community Colleges - Small Community Colleges - FundingApproved by the Governor - Chapter 330Budget and Taxation
2/14/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
4/5/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
SB0535Highway Dedication - Senator Norman R. Stone, Jr. HighwayIn the House - Hearing 3/30 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
2/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/30/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTransportation - Highways (R1)
SB0536
    (HB0290 / CH0719)
Maryland Transportation Authority - Third Generation-Electronic Toll Collection SystemIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsFinance
2/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Rules and Executive NominationsCo-SponsorTransportation - Highways (R1)
SB0557Education - Maryland Education Opportunity Account Program - EstablishedIn the Senate - Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEducation - Miscellaneous (F5)
SB0574
    (HB0428)
Family Law - Child Conceived Without Consent - Termination of Parental Rights (Rape Survivor Family Protection Act)In the House - Conference Committee AppointedJudicial Proceedings
2/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
3/30/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorFamily Law (D4)
SB0587 / CH0337
    (HB1094 / CH0338)
Education - Libraries - Reorganization of Governance StructureApproved by the Governor - Chapter 337Budget and Taxation
3/1/2017 - 2:30 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Ways and Means
3/28/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEducation - Miscellaneous (F5)
SB0601Property Tax Credit - Elderly Individuals and Veterans - EligibilityIn the House - Hearing 3/23 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/1/2017 - 2:30 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Property (Q1)
SB0602
    (HB0896)
State Retirement and Pension System - State Employees and Teachers - BenefitsIn the Senate - Hearing 3/02 at 8:30 a.m.Budget and Taxation
3/2/2017 - 8:30 a.m.
Co-SponsorState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
SB0619Criminal Law - Controlled Dangerous Substances - MixtureIn the Senate - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
3/2/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
SB0622 / CH0236
    (HB0530 / CH0237)
Sales and Use Tax - Tax-Free Period for Back-to-School Shopping - Sale of Backpacks and BookbagsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 236Budget and Taxation
2/16/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
4/5/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Sales and Use (Q4)
SB0664 / CH0690
    (HB0981)
Correctional Officers' Retirement System - MembershipApproved by the Governor - Chapter 690Budget and Taxation
3/2/2017 - 8:30 a.m.
Appropriations
3/28/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
SB0693
    (HB0856)
Co-Prescribing Naloxone Saves Lives Act of 2017In the Senate - Hearing 3/01 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/1/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
SB0716Admissions and Amusement Tax - Exemption - Agricultural Tourism and Promotion of Agricultural ProductsIn the Senate - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/2/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Miscellaneous (Q7)
SB0739
    (HB0949)
Procurement and Pensions - State Sanctions - Discriminatory Boycott of IsraelIn the Senate - Hearing 3/01 at 2:30 p.m. (Budget and Taxation)Budget and Taxation
3/1/2017 - 2:30 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Co-SponsorState Government - Procurement (P2)
SB0807 / CH0180
    (HB0349 / CH0181)
Income Tax Credit - Wages Paid to Qualified Veteran Employees (Hire Our Veterans Act of 2017)Approved by the Governor - Chapter 180Budget and Taxation
3/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
4/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0908 / CH0849Maryland Education Development Collaborative - EstablishedEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 849Budget and Taxation
3/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
SB1164Maryland Transportation Authority - MembershipIn the Senate - Hearing 3/22 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/22/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTransportation - Generally (R2)
SB1190 / CH0397Bay Restoration Fund - Upgraded Wastewater Facilities - Grants to Counties and MunicipalitiesApproved by the Governor - Chapter 397Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
4/7/2017 - 2:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEnvironment (M3)
SJ0003United States Constitution - Amendments Convention - Limitations on Federal PowerIn the Senate - Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - General Assembly (P5)
SB0307 / CH0030
    (HB0402)
Maryland Open Transportation Investment Decision Act - Application and EvaluationApproved by the Governor - Chapter 30Budget and Taxation
2/22/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
3/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
By Request - AdministrationTransportation - Highways (R1)
SB0308 / CH0151
    (HB0632 / CH0152)
Child Abuse - Sex Trafficking (Protecting Victims of Sex Trafficking Act of 2017)Approved by the Governor - Chapter 151Judicial Proceedings
2/9/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
3/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationFamily Law (D4)
SB0312
    (HB0371)
Drunk and Drugged Driving - Subsequent Offenders and Punitive Damages (Repeat Drunk Driving Offenders Act of 2017)In the House - Conference Committee AppointedJudicial Proceedings
2/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
3/28/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationVehicle Laws - Drunk Driving (R3)
SB0313 / CH0365
    (HB0410 / CH0364)
Economic Development - Maryland Energy Innovation InstituteApproved by the Governor - Chapter 365Finance
2/14/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic Matters
Appropriations
By Request - AdministrationEconomic and Community Development (C8)
SB0314 / CH0367
    (HB0417 / CH0366)
Clean Water Commerce Act of 2017Approved by the Governor - Chapter 367Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/14/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/22/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationEnvironment (M3)
SB0315
    (HB0406 / CH0362)
Clean Cars Act of 2017In the Senate - Hearing 2/14 at 1:00 p.m. (Finance)Finance
2/14/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
By Request - AdministrationTaxes - Transportation (Q5)
SB0316
    (HB0369)
Courts - Evidence of Sexually Assaultive Behavior - Admissibility (The Repeat Sexual Predator Prevention Act of 2017)In the Senate - Hearing 2/08 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
2/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
SB0317 / CH0149
    (HB0394)
More Jobs for Marylanders Act of 2017Approved by the Governor - Chapter 149Budget and Taxation
2/22/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
4/5/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationEconomic and Community Development (C8)
SB0318
    (HB0378)
Cybersecurity Investment Incentive Tax Credit - Eligibility and Sunset ExtensionIn the House - Hearing 3/29 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/22/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/29/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0319 / CH0591
    (HB0413)
Pathways in Technology Early College High (P-TECH) School Act of 2017Approved by the Governor - Chapter 591Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
Ways and Means
3/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
By Request - AdministrationHigher Education (F2)
SB0320
    (HB0399)
Student Debt Relief Act of 2017In the Senate - Hearing 2/22 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/22/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0321
    (HB0375)
Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Military Retirement IncomeIn the Senate - Hearing 2/22 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/22/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0322
    (HB0388)
Income Tax Subtraction Modification - Law Enforcement, Fire, Rescue, and Emergency Services Personnel (Hometown Heroes Act)In the Senate - Hearing 2/22 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/22/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0539 / CH0569
    (HB0687)
Criminal Law - Distribution of Controlled Dangerous Substances - FentanylApproved by the Governor - Chapter 569Judicial Proceedings
3/2/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
3/28/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
SB0540
    (HB0748)
Study of Retirement Plan AlternativesIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsBudget and Taxation
3/9/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
3/28/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
SB0704
    (HB0878)
Public Charter School Act of 2017In the Senate - Hearing canceledEducation, Health, and Environmental AffairsBy Request - AdministrationPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
SB0873 / CH0489
    (HB1052)
Economic Development - Job Creation Tax Credit - AlterationApproved by the Governor - Chapter 489Budget and Taxation
3/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
4/5/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - CommitteeEconomic and Community Development (C8)

Denotes enacted legislation

November 28, 2017 1:21 P.M.