Senator Bryan W. Simonaire

2015 Regular Session

District 31, Anne Arundel County

Total Bills: 79 (Primary Sponsor: 24, Co-sponsor: 47, By Request: 8)

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Number / Chapter
(Cross File / Chapter)
TitleStatusOriginal House
and Hearing Dates
Opposite House
and Hearing Dates
Sponsorship
Type
 
Broad Subject
SB0028
    (HB0302)
Chesapeake and Atlantic Coastal Bays 2010 Trust Fund - Use of FundsIn the House - Hearing 3/25 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/3/2015 - 2:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryNatural Resources - Generally (M1)
SB0058Housing and Community Development - Notice of Proposed ProjectsIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs; WithdrawnEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/3/2015 - 2:00 p.m.
PrimaryEconomic and Community Development (C8)
SB0083 / CH0322Environment - Vibrio Public Information CampaignApproved by the Governor - Chapter 322Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/10/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryNatural Resources - Generally (M1)
SB0084Rules of the Road - Duty to Remain at Scene of Accident - PenaltiesIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudicial Proceedings
2/4/2015 - 2:00 p.m.
PrimaryVehicle Laws - Rules of the Road (R5)
SB0085Clean Waterways Tax Credit ActIn the Senate - Hearing 2/11 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/11/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0086 / CH0323Public Safety - Hit and Run Suspects - Yellow Alert ProgramApproved by the Governor - Chapter 323Judicial Proceedings
2/4/2015 - 2:00 p.m.
Judiciary
3/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryPublic Safety (E4)
SB0158Health - Medical Procedures - Ultrasound OptionsIn the Senate - Hearing 3/18 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/18/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryPublic Health (J1)
SB0161General Assembly - Legislators' Right to Vote ActIn the Senate - Hearing 2/19 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/19/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Government - General Assembly (P5)
SB0335 / CH0340
    (HB0847 / CH0341)
Community Colleges - Victims of Human Trafficking - Exemption From Out-of-County and Out-of-Region FeesApproved by the Governor - Chapter 340Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/11/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/26/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryHigher Education (F2)
SB0406
    (HB0734)
Anne Arundel County - Board of Education - Selection of MembersIn the Senate - Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/11/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryEducation - Local Bills (F3)
SB0483
    (HB0879)
Anne Arundel County - Property Tax Credit - Benefit Corporations and Benefit Limited Liability CompaniesIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Budget and Taxation; WithdrawnBudget and Taxation
3/11/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryTaxes - Property - Local (Q2)
SB0484
    (HB0848 / CH0459)
Anne Arundel County Public Schools Funding Accountability and Transparency ActVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/11/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
4/2/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryEducation - Local Bills (F3)
SB0485Alternate Contributory Pension Selection - Return to EmploymentIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Budget and Taxation; WithdrawnBudget and TaxationPrimaryState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
SB0486
    (HB0849)
Anne Arundel County Board of Education - Public School Holidays - References in Official Publications (Public School Holiday Protection Act)In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs; WithdrawnEducation, Health, and Environmental AffairsPrimaryEducation - Local Bills (F3)
SB0737Anne Arundel County - Board of Education and Nominating Commission - County Executive Appointment AuthorityIn the Senate - Hearing 3/18 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/18/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryEducation - Local Bills (F3)
SB0738
    (HB0752)
Professional Engineers - Responsible Charge - Review and Approval of Engineering DocumentsIn the Senate - Hearing 3/18 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/18/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryBusiness Regulation and Occupations (C2)
SB0754Election Law - Campaign Finance Reports - Filing DeadlinesIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Senate Rules; WithdrawnRulesPrimaryElections (G1)
SB0755 / CH0380Election Law - Campaign Finance - Central Committee CandidatesApproved by the Governor - Chapter 380Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/19/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
4/1/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryElections (G1)
SB0806
    (HB1200)
State Board of Education - High School Assessment - GovernmentIn the Senate - Hearing 3/18 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/18/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
SB0815Anne Arundel County - Sale or Distribution of Tobacco and Related Products - Civil PenaltiesIn the Senate - First Reading Senate RulesRulesPrimaryCounties - Local Laws (L2)
SB0836General Assembly - Name Submitted by Central Committee to Fill Vacancy - Required Appointment by GovernorIn the Senate - First Reading Senate RulesRulesPrimaryState Government - General Assembly (P5)
SB0895
    (HB1283)
Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Pasadena Baseball ClubIn the Senate - Hearing 3/16 at 10:30 a.m.Budget and Taxation
3/16/2015 - 10:30 a.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
SB0932Drivers' Licenses - Notation of Veteran Status - NoticeIn the Senate - First Reading Senate RulesRulesPrimaryVehicle Laws - Licensing and Registration (R4)
SJ0001Susquehanna River Basin - Sediment and Nutrient Pollution (National Chesapeake Bay Preservation Act of 2015)In the House - Hearing 3/30 at 3:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/3/2015 - 2:00 p.m.
Rules and Executive Nominations
3/30/2015 - 3:00 p.m.
PrimaryEnvironment (M3)
SB0015
    (HB0278 / CH0411)
Task Force to Study the Implementation of a Dyslexia Education ProgramVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
1/22/2015 - 2:30 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/26/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
SB0036Stormwater Management - Watershed Protection and Restoration Program - RepealIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/3/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEnvironment (M3)
SB0078
    (HB0503)
Rape Survivor Family Protection ActIn the Senate - Hearing 2/05 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
2/5/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorFamily Law (D4)
SB0080 / CH0002
    (HB1118 / CH0001)
General Provisions - Commemorative Days - Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans DayApproved by the Governor - Chapter 2Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/5/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
3/12/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
SB0097 / CH0009Election Law - Counting of Properly Cast BallotsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 9Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/12/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorElections (G1)
SB0098
    (HB0808)
Vehicle Laws - Operation of Vehicle When Approaching a Service VehicleIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudicial Proceedings
2/4/2015 - 2:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorVehicle Laws - Rules of the Road (R5)
SB0100
    (HB0767)
Public Safety - Permit to Carry, Wear, or Transport a Handgun - QualificationsIn the Senate - Hearing 3/12 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
3/12/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
SB0137Crimes - Solicitation to Commit Crimes - Statute of LimitationsIn the Senate - Hearing 2/12 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
2/12/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
SB0200
    (HB0216 / CH0409)
Environment - Personal Care Products Containing Synthetic Plastic Microbeads - Prohibition on Manufacturing or SaleIn the Senate - Conference Committee AppointedEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/24/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEnvironment (M3)
SB0212
    (HB0423)
Driving Under the Influence - Ignition Interlock System ProgramIn the Senate - Hearing 2/24 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
2/24/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorVehicle Laws - Drunk Driving (R3)
SB0266
    (HB0436)
Education - Privacy of Education Records and Personal Information of StudentsIn the Senate - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/18/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
SB0268
    (HB0210)
Correctional Services - Baltimore City Detention Center - Transfer of OwnershipIn the Senate - Recommitted to Judicial Proceedings (Senator Zirkin)Judicial Proceedings
2/17/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
SB0269 / CH0335
    (HB0225)
Domestic Violence - Additional ReliefApproved by the Governor - Chapter 335Judicial Proceedings
2/18/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
4/8/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorFamily Law (D4)
SB0277
    (HB0807)
Family Law - Protective Orders - Additional ReliefIn the Senate - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
2/18/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorFamily Law (D4)
SB0282Income Tax Credit - Pass-Through EntitiesIn the Senate - Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/10/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0305Crimes - Theft of Scrap MetalIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudicial Proceedings
2/26/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
SB0310
    (HB0166)
Education - Maryland Seal of Biliteracy Act - EstablishmentIn the House - Hearing 3/26 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/26/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
SB0350 / CH0343
    (HB0243 / CH0344)
Procurement - Veteran-Owned Small Business Enterprises - Participation GoalApproved by the Governor - Chapter 343Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/26/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
3/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Procurement (P2)
SB0351
    (HB0950)
Cybersecurity Investment Incentive Tax Credit - Eligible InvestmentsIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Budget and Taxation; WithdrawnBudget and Taxation
3/11/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0364 / CH0163
    (HB1121)
Alternate Contributory Pension Selection - Return to EmploymentApproved by the Governor - Chapter 163Budget and Taxation
3/6/2015 - 8:30 a.m.
Appropriations
3/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
SB0370 / CH0164Unmanned Aircraft Systems Research, Development, Regulation, and Privacy Act of 2015Approved by the Governor - Chapter 164Finance
3/10/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
4/2/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEconomic and Community Development (C8)
SB0377
    (HB0639)
Maryland Transportation Authority - MembershipIn the Senate - Hearing 3/18 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/18/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTransportation - Generally (R2)
SB0390
    (HB0344)
Education - Due Process Hearings for Children With Disabilities - Burden of ProofIn the Senate - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
SB0393
    (HB0362)
Criminal Law - Animal Cruelty - Payment of CostsIn the House - Conference Committee AppointedJudicial Proceedings
2/26/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
4/1/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
SB0415 / CH0348
    (HB0592)
State Donor Registry - Information and Methods of Registration - Clerks of Circuit Courts, Registers of Wills, and Motor Vehicle Administration (Enhancing Organ Donation Rates Act)Approved by the Governor - Chapter 348Judicial Proceedings
3/10/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
3/31/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEstates and Trusts (N2)
SB0454
    (HB0464)
Handgun Permits - ReciprocityIn the Senate - Hearing 3/12 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
3/12/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
SB0496 / CH0175
    (HB0672 / CH0176)
Maryland College Education Export Act of 2015Approved by the Governor - Chapter 175Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/11/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
3/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
SB0497
    (HB0452 / CH0421)
Commission to Review Maryland's Use of Assessments and Testing in Public SchoolsVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/4/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/26/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
SB0511
    (HB0961)
Women's Late-Term Pregnancy Health ActIn the Senate - Hearing 3/18 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/18/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
SB0520 / CH0357Criminal Law - Human Trafficking - Affirmative DefenseApproved by the Governor - Chapter 357Judicial Proceedings
3/4/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
3/26/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
SB0521
    (HB0456 / CH0091)
Workgroup to Study Safe Harbor Policy for Youth Victims of Human TraffickingVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Judicial Proceedings
3/3/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
3/26/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
SB0600 / CH0370Chesapeake Bay Trust and Chesapeake Conservation Corps - FundingApproved by the Governor - Chapter 370Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/10/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
4/1/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorNatural Resources - Generally (M1)
SB0601 / CH0371
    (HB0130)
African American Heritage Preservation Program - Reestablishment and RevisionsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 371Budget and Taxation
3/10/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/24/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCapital Budget (B5)
SB0602 / CH0042
    (HB0388)
Justice Reinvestment Coordinating CouncilApproved by the Governor - Chapter 42Judicial Proceedings
2/26/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
3/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
SB0640State Retirement and Pension System - Actuarial Stress TestsIn the House - Hearing 3/31 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/6/2015 - 8:30 a.m.
Appropriations
3/31/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
SB0664
    (HB0454)
Vehicle-Miles-Traveled Tax and Associated Mandated Devices - ProhibitionIn the Senate - Hearing 3/12 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/12/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Transportation (Q5)
SB0665
    (HB0875)
Sales and Use Tax - Tax-Free Periods - University and College TextbooksIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Budget and TaxationBudget and Taxation
3/12/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Sales and Use (Q4)
SB0666 / CH0376
    (HB0785)
Recreational Fishing Licenses - Duration and Expiration DateApproved by the Governor - Chapter 376Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/10/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
4/1/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHunting and Fishing (M2)
SB0736 / CH0379
    (HB0039)
Public Safety - Handgun Identification Requirements - RepealApproved by the Governor - Chapter 379Judicial Proceedings
3/17/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
4/13/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
SB0802 / CH0052
    (HB0466 / CH0053)
Transportation - Dedication of Structures (Hero's Highway Act)Approved by the Governor - Chapter 52Finance
3/18/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
4/2/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTransportation - Highways (R1)
SB0808
    (HB0287 / CH0235)
Natural Resources - Aquaculture - Liability for TrespassVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/17/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
4/1/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHunting and Fishing (M2)
SB0843University System of Maryland - Members of the Armed Forces - Financial AidIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/18/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Rules and Executive NominationsCo-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
SB0863 / CH0124Watershed Protection and Restoration Programs - RevisionsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 124Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/10/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
4/1/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEnvironment (M3)
SB0889
    (HB0340 / CH0241)
General Provisions - Commemorative Days - Thurgood Marshall DayIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/19/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Rules and Executive NominationsCo-SponsorState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
SB0899Offshore Wind - Application for Proposed Project - Evaluation and ApprovalIn the Senate - Hearing 3/26 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/26/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorUtility Regulation (C5)
SB0900Public Health - Abortions - Physician RequirementsIn the Senate - First Reading Senate RulesRulesCo-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
SJ0003
    (HJ0008)
Honoring the Surviving Human Trafficking Victims of Asia and the Pacific Islands During World War IIIn the House - Hearing 3/30 at 3:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/6/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Rules and Executive Nominations
3/30/2015 - 3:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - General Assembly (P5)
SB0588
    (HB0481)
Stormwater Management - Watershed Protection and Restoration Program - RepealIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/3/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationEnvironment (M3)
SB0589
    (HB0483)
Motorist Tax Relief - Motor Fuel Tax - Consumer Price Index and Sales and Use Tax Equivalent Rate Adjustments - RepealIn the Senate - Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/10/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationTaxes - Transportation (Q5)
SB0590
    (HB0480)
Small Business Personal Property Tax Relief Act of 2015In the House - Hearing 4/08 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/10/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
4/8/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationTaxes - Property (Q1)
SB0592 / CH0125
    (HB0482)
Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Military Retirement Income - Individuals at Least 65 Years OldApproved by the Governor - Chapter 125Budget and Taxation
3/4/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
4/8/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationTaxes - Income (Q3)
SB0593
    (HB0485 / CH0312)
Election Law - Fair Campaign Financing Fund - Income Tax CheckoffIn the Senate - Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m. (Budget and Taxation)Budget and Taxation
3/10/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
By Request - AdministrationElections (G1)
SB0595 / CH0311
    (HB0486)
Public Charter School Improvement Act of 2015Approved by the Governor - Chapter 311Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/4/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
Ways and Means
4/9/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
SB0772
    (HB0942 / CH0140)
Apprenticeship Pilot Program - Apprenticeship MarylandIn the Senate - Hearing 3/09 at 2:00 p.m. (Finance)Finance
3/9/2015 - 2:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
By Request - OtherEconomic and Community Development (C8)
SB0775
    (HB0939 / CH0137)
Proposed Regulations - Determination of Impact on Small BusinessesIn the Senate - Hearing 3/09 at 2:00 p.m.Finance
3/9/2015 - 2:00 p.m.
By Request - OtherState Government - Regulations and Procedures (P3)

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December 8, 2015 2:40 P.M.