Delegate Luiz R. S. Simmons

2014 Regular Session

District 17, Montgomery County

Total Bills: 88 (Primary Sponsor: 12, Co-sponsor: 71, By Request: 5)

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(Cross File / Chapter)
TitleStatusOriginal House
and Hearing Dates
Opposite House
and Hearing Dates
Sponsorship
Type
 
Broad Subject
HB0043 / CH0583Criminal Law - Harassment - Revenge PornApproved by the Governor - Chapter 583Judiciary
1/28/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
3/18/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
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 PrimaryCivil Actions and Procedures (D3)
HB0083 / CH0585
    (SB0240)
Maryland Trust ActApproved by the Governor - Chapter 585Judiciary
1/22/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings PrimaryEstates and Trusts (N2)
HB0090Regulated Firearms - Disqualifying Crime - Domestically Related CrimeIn the House - Hearing 3/04 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/4/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryPublic Safety (E4)
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 PrimaryCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0397 / CH0227Peace Orders and Protective Orders - Consent Orders - ShieldingApproved by the Governor - Chapter 227Judiciary
2/21/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
4/1/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryCivil Actions and Procedures (D3)
HB0614
    (SB0816)
Correctional Services - Transfers of Inmates - InformationIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/18/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryPublic Safety (E4)
HB0619Election Law - Campaign Contributions Made by Public Service Companies - ProhibitionIn the House - Hearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/20/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryElections (G1)
HB0622Criminal Law - First Degree Assault - StrangulationIn the House - Hearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
2/21/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryCriminal 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.
PrimaryPublic Safety (E4)
HB0641 / CH0196
    (SB0803 / CH0195)
Courts and Judicial Proceedings - Communications Between Patient or Client and Health Care Professional - Exceptions to PrivilegeApproved by the Governor - Chapter 196Judiciary
2/12/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings PrimaryCivil Actions and Procedures (D3)
HB1207 / CH0646Division of Labor and Industry - Youth Apprenticeship Advisory CommitteeApproved by the Governor - Chapter 646Economic Matters
2/28/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/27/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
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)
HB0243 / CH0591Vehicle Laws - Unauthorized Use of Rented Motor Vehicle - RepealApproved by the Governor - Chapter 591Judiciary
1/29/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
3/18/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0271
    (SB0276)
Continuing Care Retirement Communities - Continuing Care Agreements - Actuarial StudiesIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government OperationsHealth and Government Operations
2/11/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorElderly (O2)
HB0327Vehicle Laws - Single Registration PlateIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental MattersEnvironmental Matters
2/4/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorVehicle Laws - Licensing and Registration (R4)
HB0331
    (SB0280)
Electricity - Smart Meters - Disclosure of Usage DataIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/6/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorUtility Regulation (C5)
HB0332Electricity - Consumer Relations - Smart MetersIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/6/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorUtility Regulation (C5)
HB0362Criminal Law - Part-Time School Employees, Contractors, and Coaches - Sexual Contact With Minors ProhibitedIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/11/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0370Uniform Act to Secure the Attendance of Witnesses From Without the State in Criminal Proceedings - News Media PrivilegeIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/18/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB0407
    (SB0485)
Juvenile Law - Prohibition Against Continued DetentionIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/6/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorJuvenile Law (E3)
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)
HB0443
    (SB0589)
Tobacco Taxes - Healthy Maryland InitiativeIn the House - Hearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m. (Ways and Means)Ways and Means
2/20/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
Co-SponsorTaxes - Miscellaneous (Q7)
HB0490
    (SB0749)
Education - Community Colleges - Collective BargainingIn the House - Hearing 2/11 at 1:00 p.m.Appropriations
2/11/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB0499
    (SB0959)
Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Interfaith Works Resource VillageIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Appropriations; WithdrawnAppropriations Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0523Criminal Law - Dangerous Dogs - PenaltiesIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/20/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0549 / CH0602General Provisions - Commemorative Days - Juneteenth National Freedom DayApproved by the Governor - Chapter 602Health and Government Operations
2/12/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/27/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
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)
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.
Co-SponsorPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB0608
    (SB0819)
Police Training - Human Trafficking - Sensitivity and AwarenessIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/18/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB0624
    (SB0571)
Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Watkins Mill High School Stadium RenovationIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Appropriations; WithdrawnAppropriations Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0652Consumer Protection - Negative Option Feature - RestrictionsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/12/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCommercial Law - Consumer Protection (I3)
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)
HB0664Rental Units, Condominiums, and Homeowners Associations - Smoking RestrictionsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental MattersEnvironmental Matters
2/20/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorReal 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 Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
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 Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0698Elections - Study Commission on the Redistricting Process in MarylandIn the House - Hearing 3/03 at 1:00 p.m.Rules and Executive Nominations
3/3/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorElections (G1)
HB0705
    (SB0940 / CH0207)
Victims of Crime - Legal Representatives of Minors and Disabled and Elderly PersonsVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Judiciary
2/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings Co-SponsorFamily Law (D4)
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.
Co-SponsorFinancial 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.
Co-SponsorCivil Actions and Procedures (D3)
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)
HB0775
    (SB0041)
Domestic Violence - Persons Eligible for ReliefIn the House - Hearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
2/21/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCivil Actions and Procedures (D3)
HB0781
    (SB0460 / CH0170)
Criminal Law - Person in a Position of Authority - Sexual Offenses With a MinorIn the Senate - Conference Committee AppointedJudiciary
2/11/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0795Task Force on the Fiscal Impact Associated With Animal Cruelty CasesIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/20/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0802 / CH0426
    (SB0198 / CH0141)
Maryland Medical Assistance Program - TelemedicineApproved by the Governor - Chapter 426Health and Government Operations
2/18/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/26/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
HB0803
    (SB1005)
Courts and Judicial Proceedings - Crime Victims and Witnesses Funds - Court CostsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; WithdrawnJudiciary
2/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCourts and Court Personnel - Statewide (D1)
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)
HB0867Maryland False Claims ActIn the Senate - Second Reading Passed with AmendmentsJudiciary
2/19/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
3/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCivil Actions and Procedures (D3)
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)
HB0897Crimes - Malicious Destruction of Property - Repeat OffendersIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0905
    (SB0725)
Chesapeake Bay - Nutrient Management - Poultry Fair Share ActIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters; WithdrawnEnvironmental Matters Co-SponsorAgriculture (M4)
HB0907 / CH0622Video Lottery Facility Payouts - Intercepts for Child Support PaymentsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 622Ways and Means
3/4/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorGaming (C7)
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.
Co-SponsorState Government - Procurement (P2)
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.
Co-SponsorTransportation - Generally (R2)
HB0955
    (SB0050 / CH0119)
Crimes - Use of Personal Identifying Information or the Identity of Another - Sexual CrimesVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Judiciary
2/27/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
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)
HB0968
    (SB0753)
Labor and Employment - Maryland Earned Sick and Safe Leave ActIn the House - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/18/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
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)
HB0996Admissibility of Writings or Records of Health Care ProvidersIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; WithdrawnJudiciary
3/5/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCivil Actions and Procedures (D3)
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.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB1001 / CH0630
    (SB0910)
Education - Federal Elementary and Secondary Education Act - Waiver RequestsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 630Ways and Means
3/6/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB1002Public Ethics - Former Officials and Employees - Lobbying RestrictionsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental MattersEnvironmental Matters
2/28/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - General Assembly (P5)
HB1009
    (SB0789)
Civil Actions - Noneconomic Damages - Catastrophic InjuryIn the House - Hearing 3/05 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/5/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCivil Actions and Procedures (D3)
HB1063
    (SB0430 / CH0500)
Libraries - Regional Resource Centers and County Public Libraries - FundingIn the Senate - Second Reading PassedWays and Means
3/5/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation Co-SponsorEducation - Miscellaneous (F5)
HB1102
    (SB0954)
Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Casey Community CenterIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/8/2014 - 11:00 a.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB1111
    (SB0429)
Vehicle Laws - Intercounty Connector - Maximum Speed LimitIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental MattersEnvironmental Matters
2/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorVehicle Laws - Rules of the Road (R5)
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)
HB1122
    (SB0745)
Shale Gas Drilling Safety Review Act of 2014In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental MattersEnvironmental Matters
2/28/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEnvironment (M3)
HB1166
    (SB0804)
Maryland Second Chance Act of 2014In the House - House Requests Senate RecedeJudiciary
3/11/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB1167 / CH0545
    (SB0676 / CH0544)
Teachers and Principals - Performance Evaluation Criteria - Use of Student Growth DataApproved by the Governor - Chapter 545Ways and Means
3/6/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB1182Family Law - Protective Orders - Additional ReliefIn the Senate - Hearing 3/25 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
2/21/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
3/25/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorFamily Law (D4)
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)
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)
HB1279
    (SB0627)
Special Taxing Districts - Transportation Improvements and Exemption From County Tax LimitationsIn the House - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/6/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Property (Q1)
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)
HB1438
    (SB0957)
Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Metropolitan Ballet Theatre Relocation and ExpansionIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/8/2014 - 11:00 a.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB1519
    (SB0955)
Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Family Services, Inc. ExpansionIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/8/2014 - 11:00 a.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
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)
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)
HB0307 / CH0112
    (SB0333 / CH0111)
Peace Orders and Protective Orders - Burden of ProofApproved by the Governor - Chapter 112Judiciary
2/21/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings By Request - AdministrationFamily Law (D4)
HB0309 / CH0114
    (SB0334 / CH0113)
Family Law - Domestic Violence - Permanent Final Protective OrdersApproved by the Governor - Chapter 114Judiciary
2/21/2014 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings By Request - AdministrationFamily Law (D4)
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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